for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

The Portable Steinbeck

The Portable Steinbeck by John Steinbeck
Add to cart
US$ 17.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
A selection of essential writings by one of the greatest writers in American history

It would be impossible to overstate John Steinbeck's enduring influence on American letters. Profuse with a richness of language, sly humor, and empathy for even his most flawed characters, Steinbeck's books are still widely read and deeply relevant today. The Portable Steinbeck is a grand sampling of his most important and popular works. Here are the complete novels Of Mice and Men and The Red Pony, together with self-contained excerpts from several longer novels, the text of his Nobel Prize acceptance speech, a fascinating introduction by Pascal Covici, Jr., son of Steinbeck's longtime editor, and brand new introduction from leading Steinbeck scholar Susan Shillinglaw that puts Steinbeck in the context of the 21st century.

For more than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.


From the Trade Paperback edition.
Penguin Publishing Group; September 2012
640 pages; ISBN 9781101616345
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: The Portable Steinbeck
Author: John Steinbeck; Pascal Covici; Susan Shillinglaw
 
Buy, download and read The Portable Steinbeck (eBook) by John Steinbeck; Pascal Covici; Susan Shillinglaw today!
ISBNs
9780143106975
9781101616345