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Journal of a novel; the East of Eden letters.


New York, Viking Press [1969] .
ISBN , 0670409391, 9780670409396

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Subjects East of Eden (Steinbeck)
East of Eden (Steinbeck, John)
Fiction -- Authorship.
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence.
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Diaries.
Novelists, American.
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968 -- Correspondence.
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968 -- Diaries.
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968. East of Eden.
Description ix, 182 pages facsimiles (on lining papers) 22 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Also issued online.
Summary "Each working day from January 29 to November 1, 1951, John Steinbeck warmed up to the work of writing East of Eden with a letter to the late Pascal Covici, his friend and editor at The Viking Press. It was his way, he said, of 'getting my mental arm in shape to pitch a good game.' Steinbeck's letters were written on the left-hand pages of a notebook in which the facing pages would be filled with the text of East of Eden. They touched on many subjects--story arguments, trial flights of workmanship, concern for his sons. Part autobiography, part writer's workshop, these letters offer an illuminating perspective on Steinbeck's creative process, and a fascinating glimpse of Steinbeck, the private man."--Book description, Amazon.com.
Genre Diaries.
Records and correspondence.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)46519
(OCoLC)ocm00046519
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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