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The Resource The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway

The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway

Label
The old man and the sea
Title
The old man and the sea
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Hemingway
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Told in language of great simplicity and power, it is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down on his luck, and his supreme ordeal -- a relentless, agonising battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Here Hemingway recasts, in strikingly contemporary style, the classic theme of courage in the face of defeat, of personal triumph won from loss. Written in 1952, this hugely successful novella confirmed his power and presence in the literary world and played a large part in his winning the 1954 Nobel Prize for literature
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
F
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.E37
LC item number
O4 1995
Literary form
fiction
The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway
Label
The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway
Publication
Note
Originally published: J. Cape, 1952
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10500008
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
99 pages
Isbn
9780099273967
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) RO613681
  • (Nz)10500008
  • (OCoLC)156747931

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