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characters The Long Valley John Steinbeck ´ 4 characters Summary ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ John Steinbeck First published in 1938 this volume of stories collected with the encouragement of his longtime editor Pascal Covici serves as a wonderful introduction to the work of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck Set in the beautiful Salinas Valley of California where simple. 4 I m going to be lazy and uote Wikipedia The short stories were written over several years and are set in Steinbeck s birthplace the Salinas Valley in California all but one They include the prize winning tale The Murder yikes The Chrysanthemums the representation of lynch mob violence in The Vigilante double yikes and the classic Red Pony tales which was later published on its own I would also hi light here the devious passive agressive husband gets back at his wife account in The White uail I originally set out to read just one of these for a challenge then read the entire book because it revealed a different side of Steinbeck to me I found them surprising fascinating shocking and enjoyable side reads in between my other books W

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characters The Long Valley John Steinbeck ´ 4 characters Summary ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ John Steinbeck “The Murder”; “The Chrysanthemums” perhaps Steinbeck’s most challenging story both personally and artistically; “Flight” “The Snake” “The White uail” and the classic tales of “The Red Pony” With an introduction and notes by John H Timmerm. Unlike Steinbeck s other short story collection The Pastures of Heaven this book lacks thematic unity First published in 1938 many of the stories in the collection had been published previously The stories differ widely in tone and subject matter from the rather creepy The Snake to the prize winning The Murder to the four stories which make up The Red Pony What the stories share is their Salinas Valley location wonderfully descriptive prose unsentimental depiction of the beauty and terror of the natural world and a compassion for human frailty A worthwhile read for Steinbeck completists

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characters The Long Valley John Steinbeck ´ 4 characters Summary ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ John Steinbeck People farm the land and struggle to find a place for themselves in the world these stories reflect Steinbeck’s characteristic interests the tensions between town and country laborers and owners past and present Included here are the O Henry Prize winning story. I came to John Steinbeck s The Long Valley in the heels of his excellent novella The Moon is Down Not having read any of Steinbeck s writing for years there was just something soothing about his prose that made me reach for another work of his I must say that I was not disappointed The Long Valley is a collection of ten short stories published in 1938 The stories are The ChrysanthemumsThe White uailFlightThe SnakeBreakfastThe RaidThe HarnessThe VigilanteJohnny BearThe MurderAt 186 pages it provides a healthy dose of variety and a nice sampler of what Steinbeck as a writer was capable of Those familiar with Steinbeck s writing will discover some familiar subjects and locations especially the rolling California countryside where a lot of his w


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    Summary ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ John Steinbeck John Steinbeck ´ 4 characters PDF DOWNLOAD The Long Valley AUTHOR John Steinbeck I came to John Steinbeck's The Long Valley in the heels of his excellent novella The Moon is Down Not having read any of Steinbeck's writing for years there was just something soothing about his prose that made me reach for another work of his I must say that I was not disappointed The Long Valley is a collection of ten short stories published in 1938 The stories are The ChrysanthemumsThe White uailFlightThe SnakeBreakf

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    characters The Long Valley John Steinbeck ´ 4 characters Summary ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ John Steinbeck Full Review to follow This book is among my top ten favorites Often overlooked these short stories are masterpieces of characterization dialogue and sense of place These are stories that may easily be read many times over I

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    PDF DOWNLOAD The Long Valley AUTHOR John Steinbeck The Long Valley was published in 1938 The majority of its stories had previously appeared in various American magazines The stories themselves Saint Katy the Virgin being the exception a strangely whimsical tale set in mediaeval France are set in Steinbeck’s birthplace the background for so much of his writing the Salinas Valley

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    PDF DOWNLOAD The Long Valley AUTHOR John Steinbeck Summary ↠ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ John Steinbeck John Steinbeck ´ 4 characters Unlike Steinbeck's other short story collection The Pastures of Heaven this book lacks thematic unity First published in 1938 many of the stories in the collection had been published previously The stories differ widely in tone and subject matter from the rather creepy The Snake to the prize winning The Murder to the four stories which make up The Red Pony What the stories share is their Salinas Valley location wonderful

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    PDF DOWNLOAD The Long Valley AUTHOR John Steinbeck Steinbeck's great storytelling style shines in this early collection of his short stories

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    PDF DOWNLOAD The Long Valley AUTHOR John Steinbeck I've read about half of this collection before in various places And I would agree that the best stories in The Long Valley are those which have been heavily anthologized But reading them again in the context of the whole collection was surprisingly enjoyable Here you get a wide range of Steinbeck's tone with a single theme throughout violenc

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  • Paperback
  • 272
  • The Long Valley
  • John Steinbeck
  • English
  • 08 June 2020
  • 9780140187458