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Een blik in Cannery Row

John Steinbeck (author)

Een blik in Cannery Row

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Title
Een blik in Cannery Row
Author
John Steinbeck
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
Cannery Row
Publisher
Heemstede: Altamira, 1991
222 p.
ISBN
90-6963-137-7

About John Steinbeck

John Ernst Steinbeck Jr. (; February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) was an American author and the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature winner "for his realistic and imaginative writings, combining as they do sympathetic humour and keen social perception." He has been called "a giant of American letters," and many of his works are considered classics of Western literature.

During his writing career, he authored 33 books, with one book coauthored alongside Edward Ricketts, including 16 novels, six non-fiction books, and two collections of short stories. He is widely known for the comic novels Tortilla Flat (1935) and Cannery Row (1945), the multi-generation epic East of Eden (1952), and the novellas The Red Pony (1933) and Of Mice and Men (1937). The Pulitzer Prize-winning The Grapes of Wrath (1939) is considered Steinbeck's masterpiece and part of the American l…Read more on Wikipedia