New PDF release: A Journey into Steinbeck's California (ArtPlace)

By Susan Shillinglaw,Nancy Burnett

ISBN-10: 0976670623

ISBN-13: 9780976670629

This half paintings ebook, half biography, and half shuttle consultant deals perception into how landscapes and townscapes inspired John Steinbeck's artistic approach and the way, in flip, his legacy has stimulated sleek California. numerous different types of readers will take pleasure in the data during this guide—literary pilgrims will study extra in regards to the kingdom featured so prominently in Steinbeck's paintings, travelers can stopover at an analogous constructions that he lived in and wrote approximately, and historians will take pleasure in the engrossing point of view on everyday life in early and mid 20th-century California. delivering a wholly new point of view on Steinbeck and the folks and locations that he dropped at existence in his writing, this variation incorporates a significant number of images, sketches, and work, together with a few from inner most, infrequently visible collections. With a brand new preface from the writer, up-to-date information on featured web content, a brand new dialogue on Steinbeck’s ecological pursuits and actions, and a longer exploration of his many travels to Mexico, readers will locate savor this depiction of the symbiotic courting among an writer and his favourite places.

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