The pearl

Title
The pearl

Author
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

Publication Information
New York : Bantam Books, 1963, c1947.

ISBN
9780553262612
 
9780553278217

Physical Description
118 pages ; 18 cm.

Series
Bantam pathfinder edition.

Language
English

General Note
"First published in Woman's Home Companion December 1945 under the title The pearl of the world."

Abstract
Terrible events follow the discovery of a magnificent pearl by a poor Mexican fisherman.
 
Kino, a poor Mexican pearl-diver, believes he has received the answer to his prayers when he finds a great pearl worth a fortune, but tragedy soon follows.

Program Information
Accelerated Reader Grades 9-12 7.1 4 Quiz 7119 English fiction, vocabulary quiz available, literary skills quiz available.

Subject Term
Pearl divers -- Mexico -- Fiction.
 
Avarice -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Mexico -- Fiction.

Added Title
Pearl of the world.


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