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The portable Steinbeck / revised, selected, and introduced by Pascal Covici, Jr.

; Covici, Pascal, 1930- editor
New York : Viking Press, [1971] .
ISBN 0670669601, 9780670669608

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
PS 3537 .T3234 P6 1971 (show me on map) Available Request
LIB stacks
PS3537.T3234 P6 1971 Available Request
UNIV General stacks
813.52 S69p, 1971 Available Request
Standard Title Works. Selections. 1971
Other Authors Covici, Pascal, 1930-
Subjects American fiction -- 20th century.
American fiction.
Description xlii, 692 pages ; 19 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes First edition published in 1943 under title: Steinbeck.
"Biographical and bibliographical notes": pages xxxi-xlii.
Summary Presents a selection of the most notable of Steinbeck's writings, including the complete texts of The red pony and Of mice and men. Includes biographical notes and a chronology.
Contents from The long valley. Flight ; The snake ; The harness ; The chrysanthemums -- from The pastures of heaven. Tularecito ; Molly Morgan ; Pat Humbert's -- from Tortilla Flat. Danny ; Pilon ; The pirate ; The treasure hunt ; Tortillas and beans -- from In dubious battle. A future we can't foresee -- Of mice and men (the complete novel) -- The red pony. The gift ; The great mountains ; The promise ; The leader of the people -- from The long valley. Breakfast -- from The grapes of wrath. The turtle ; "The last clear definite function of man" ; Migrant people ; Life and death ; Breakfast and work ; Ma and Tom ; The flood -- from Sea of Cortez. "Is" thinking and "living into" ; The pearl of La Paz ; Parable of laziness ; Differences ; "It might be so" -- from "About Ed Ricketts." "Knowing Ed Ricketts--" ; "Speculative metaphysics" -- from Cannery Row. Frog hunt -- from East of Eden. Adam and his sons ; Choice and responsibility ; Technology and a technocrat ; Timshel -- Two uncollected stories. The affair at 7, rue de M-- ; How Mr. Hogan robbed a bank -- from Travels with Charley in search of America. People ; Texan ostentation ; Southern troubles ; Last leg -- The language of awareness. from East of Eden ; Nobel prize acceptance speech.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)155404
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
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