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The Resource The Pearl, John Steinbeck, (sound recording)

The Pearl, John Steinbeck, (sound recording)

Label
The Pearl
Title
The Pearl
Statement of responsibility
John Steinbeck
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells an old Mexican folk tale: the story of the great pearl, how it was found, and how it was lost. For the diver Kino, finding a magnificent pearl means the promise of a better life for his impoverished family. His dream blinds him to the greed and suspicions the pearl arouses in him and his neighbors, and even his loving wife cannot temper his obsession or stem the events leading to the tragedy
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steinbeck, John
Dewey number
813/.52
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3537.T3234
LC item number
P4 1993ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Hector Elizondo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elizondo, Hector
  • Penguin Audio (Firm)
Series statement
Penguin classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Avarice
  • Poverty
  • Pearls
  • Mexico
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Pearl, John Steinbeck, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Previously recorded by Penguin HighBridge Audio
  • Duration: 2:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
3 sound discs (ca. 2 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780142429204
Other control number
9780142429204
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn707969184
  • (OCoLC)707969184
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Pearl, John Steinbeck, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Previously recorded by Penguin HighBridge Audio
  • Duration: 2:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
3 sound discs (ca. 2 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780142429204
Other control number
9780142429204
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn707969184
  • (OCoLC)707969184
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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