Old Man and the Sea

Ernest Hemingway (Author)
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Description

The last novel Ernest Hemingway saw published, "The Old Man and the Sea" has proved itself to be one of the enduring works of American fiction. It is the story of an old Cuban fisherman and his supreme ordeal: a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Using the simple. powerful language of a fable, Hemingway takes the timeless themes of courage in the face of defeat and personal triumph won from loss and transforms them into a magnificnet twentieth-century classic.

Product Details

Price
$12.99  $11.95
Publisher
Scribner Book Company
Publish Date
May 05, 1995
Pages
128
Dimensions
5.2 X 0.3 X 7.9 inches | 0.22 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780684801223
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About the Author

Ernest Hemingway did more to influence the style of English prose than any other writer of his time. Publication of The Sun Also Rises and A Farewell to Arms immediately established him as one of the greatest literary lights of the 20th century. His classic novella The Old Man and the Sea won the Pulitzer Prize in 1953. Hemingway was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954. He died in 1961.