search for books and compare prices
cover image
The Old Man And the Sea
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date May 1, 2006
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780743564366
ISBN-10 0743564367
Dimensions 1 by 5.25 by 5.75 in.
Weight 0.42 lbs.
Original list price $20.00
Other format details audio
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Story of an old fisherman's struggle against natural obstacles that hinder the catch of a huge marlin.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: 2007 Audie Award Finalist for Solo Narration—Male

Told in language of great simplicity and power, this story of courage and personal triumph remains one of Ernest Hemingway’s most enduring works.

The Old Man and the Sea is one of Hemingway’s most enduring works. Told in language of great simplicity and power, it is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down on his luck, and his supreme ordeal—a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Here Hemingway recasts, in strikingly contemporary style, the classic theme of courage in the face of defeat, of personal triumph won from loss. Written in 1952, this hugely successful novella confirmed his power and presence in the literary world and played a large part in his winning the 1954 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.