East Of Eden East Of Eden
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California's fertile Salinas Valley is home to two families whose destinies are fruitfully, and fatally, intertwined. Over the generations, between the beginning of the twentieth century and the end of the First World War, the Trasks and the Hamiltons will helplessly replay the fall of Adam and Eve and the murderous rivalry of Cain and Abel.East of Eden was considered by Steinbeck to be his magnum opus, and its epic scope and memorable characters, exploring universal themes of love and identity, ensure it remains one of America's most enduring novels.
Edition Penguin Modern Classics, published by Penguin Books, 2000. This edition contains the text of the original edition published in 1952 by The Viking Press, with an Introduction, Bibliography and Note by David Wyatt. ISBN: 978-0-141-18507-1. PAPERBACK. 632 pages. Just light tan to paper edges. Other than that, the new and unread book remains in excellent condition throughout.
Import from The Netherlands with English soundtrack. SUMMARY: Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck considered East of Eden his quintessential novel. At more than six hours, this sumptuous 1981 production brings Steinbeck s bestseller to the screen more fully and faithfully than any other adaptation. Sweeping from Connecticut to California and from the Civil War to World War I, it follows three generations of the tumultuous Trask family: patriarch Cyrus (Warren Oates); his feuding sons, Adam and Charles (Timothy Bottoms, Bruce Boxleitner); and quarrelsome grandsons, Aron and Cal (Hart Bochner, Sam Bottoms).
Paperback. Pub Date :2001-07-05 Pages: 192 Language: English Publisher: Penguin Classics This collection of letters forms a fascinating day-by-day account of Steinbecks writing of East of Eden. his longest and most ambitious novel. The letters. ranging over many subjects - textual discussion. trial flights of workmanship. family matters - provide an illuminating perspective on Steinbeck.
Weidenfeld and nicholson hb/dj,1998 1st edition,photos
This third volume in The Library of America's authoritative edition of John Steinbeck's writings shows one of America's most enduring popular writers continuing restlessly to explore new subject matter and new approaches to storytelling. "The Moon Is Down" (1942), set in an unnamed Scandinavian country under German occupation, dramatizes the transformation of ordinary life under totalitarian rule and the underground struggle against the Nazi invaders.
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