Book #15970

The Winter Of Our Discontent

John Steinbeck
The Winter Of Our Discontent. John Steinbeck.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Size: 8vo; [viii], [5], 6-311, [1] pages
Publisher: New York: Book-Of-The-Month Club, 1995.

A very beautiful Book-of-the-Month Club edition in Fine condition in alike, very bright dustjacket.

Steinbeck's powerful novel of Ethan Hawley who struggles to provide for his family. The Great Depression hits his family hard and he must start from the bottom, working as a produce market clerk. He feels that he must own up to the name created by his predecessors. He is confronted by opportunities that question his integrity and common sense.

Basis for the television movie in 1983, starring Donald Sutherland as Ethan Hawley.

Price: $70.00

Author Bio

John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck (February 27, 1902—December 20, 1968) was one of the best-known of the 20th century. He wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath (1939) and a total of twenty-five books, novels, non-fiction and short stories. In 1962 Steinbeck received the Nobel Prize for Literature.