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Thematic design in the novels of John Steinbeck.

Lester Jay Marks

Thematic design in the novels of John Steinbeck.

by Lester Jay Marks

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Published by Mouton in The Hague .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968 -- Themes, motives,
  • Fiction -- Technique

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [138]-142.

    SeriesStudies in American literature, v. 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3537.T3234 Z73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5616277M
    LC Control Number68024621

      Steinbeck's peculiarly intense simplicity of technique is admirably displayed in this vignette — a simple, tragic tale of Mexican little people, a story retold by the pearl divers of a fishing hamlet until it has the quality of folk legend. A young couple content with the humble living allowed them by the syndicate which controls the sale of the mediocre pearls ordinarily found, . Many of Steinbeck’s novels and other works remain and continue to be nationally acclaimed. Many elements exist in East of Eden that bring about the meaning and concept of the novel. The study of John Steinbeck and his book, East of Eden, will help the reader better understand the element of fiction and interpret the meaning of the work.

    Heitkamp, Jan, Nature Symbolism in the Fiction of John Steinbeck. Master of Arts (English), August, , pp., bibliography, 52 titles. This thesis is concerned with nature as a source for much of the symbolism and imagery in the novels and short stories of John Steinbeck. The symbolism is examined from the perspec-Author: Jan Heitkamp. John Steinbeck. John Steinbeck, born in Salinas, California, in , grew up in a fertile agricultural valley, about twenty-five miles from the Pacific Coast. In he went to Stanford University, where he intermittently enrolled in literature and writing courses until he left in without taking a degree.

    Author Steinbeck's Book Reviews Cannery Row The book is set on a street in Monterey, California called Cannery Row. It's a fairly poor district. Mack is a poor but kind-hearted character who lives with some of his friends in an abandoned warehouse. He and his friends want to do something nice for Doc, a marine biologist who everybody likes. John Steinbeck had a habit of signing letters and books with a tiny drawing of a winged pig, accompanied by the Latin phrase ad astra per alia porci—to the stars on the wings of a character, which he named "Pigasus," was meant as a reminder that man should always strive for higher ground, no matter how lowly his skills may seem.


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