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By Susan Shillinglaw,Nancy Burnett

ISBN-10: 0976670623

ISBN-13: 9780976670629

This half artwork e-book, half biography, and half trip advisor bargains perception into how landscapes and townscapes stimulated John Steinbeck's artistic technique and the way, in flip, his legacy has motivated glossy California. a number of different types of readers will have fun with the knowledge during this guide—literary pilgrims will research extra concerning the nation featured so prominently in Steinbeck's paintings, travelers can stopover at an analogous structures that he lived in and wrote approximately, and historians will take pleasure in the engrossing viewpoint on way of life in early and mid 20th-century California. providing a wholly new point of view on Steinbeck and the folk and locations that he dropped at existence in his writing, this version incorporates a very good number of pictures, sketches, and work, together with a few from deepest, hardly ever noticeable collections. With a brand new preface from the writer, up-to-date info 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 savour this depiction of the symbiotic courting among an writer and his favourite places.

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