The Resource The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway

The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway

Label
The old man and the sea
Title
The old man and the sea
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Hemingway
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hemingway's triumphant yet tragic story of an old Cuban fisherman and his relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream combines the simplicity of a fable, the significance of a parable, and the drama of an epic
Summary
Santiago is a Cuban fisherman who encounters a giant marlin in the Gulf Stream and the battle for his catch becomes one of survival against a band of marauding sharks
Tone
Writing style
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1953.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
033447
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1899-1961
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hemingway, Ernest
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.E37
LC item number
O4 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fishers
  • Older men
  • Male friendship
  • Cuba
Target audience
adult
Label
The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm33134129
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner Paperback Fiction ed.
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9780684801223
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95148450
System control number
(OCoLC)33134129
Label
The old man and the sea, Ernest Hemingway
Publication
Control code
ocm33134129
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Scribner Paperback Fiction ed.
Extent
127 p.
Isbn
9780684801223
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95148450
System control number
(OCoLC)33134129

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