The Grapes Of Wrath By John Steinbeck
DIFFERENT OFFER (this item listed here is DIFFERENT from the title and/or picture above. Please see description & pictures by BookGems before placing an order): Edition Minerva Paperback (published by Mandarin Paperbacks), 1995. ISBN: 9780749391553. PAPERBACK. 560 pages, size: 12.9 x 19.9 cm. Just light tanning to paper edges. Other than that, the new and unread book remains in very good condition throughout.
Masterful linked short stories by Nobel prizewinner John Steinbeck, author of The Grapes of Wrath. The Red Pony is one of The Originals from Penguin - iconic, outspoken, first. Young Jody Tiflin lives on his father's California ranch. He is thrilled when his father gives him a red pony, and later promises him the colt of a bay mare. Both these gifts bring joy to Jodi's life - but tragedy soon follows.
An epic human drama by John Steinbeck, one of the greatest American writers of the twentieth century, The Grapes of Wrath depicts the devastating effects of the Great Depression, and won both the American National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. 'To the red country and part of the gray country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth.
Few books have caused as big a stir as John Steinbeck s The Grapes of Wrath, when it was published in April 1939. By May, it was the nation s No. 1 bestseller, flying off store shelves at a rate of 10,000 copies a week. But in Kern County, Californiathe Joads newfound homethe book was burned publicly and banned from library shelves. Obscene in the Extreme tells the remarkable story behind that fit of censorship, a moment when several lives collided as part of a larger class struggle roiling the nation.
Very Good 5" x 7 3/4" 156 Pages. First published in the United States by Viking Press in 1942. Covers show very minor wear. No other defects noted. Interior text pages are flawless. Illustrated with 58 black and white photographs. On the heels of the enormous success of his masterwork The Grapes of Wrath and at the height of the American war effort John Steinbeck, one of the most prolific and influential literary figures of his generation, wrote Bombs Away, an account of his experiences with U.
Examines Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath by providing an understanding of the author's life and experiences and offering a plot summary, major themes, characters, and details of other reviews.