THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA

THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA

HEMINGWAY, ERNEST

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978-0-09-990840-1
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Amb obstinació, el vell es fa a la mar cada dia, malgrat que durant setmanes senceres ha de tornar a port amb les mans buides. Les altres barques arriben plenes de pesca, però la seva no. Tanmateix, el vell sap que mar endins l'espera el peix espasa més gros que mai hagi estat vist. Ell sap que, després d'una lluita aferrissada, a vida o mort, obtindrà el trofeu per la seva tossuderia. Però el mar és ple de taurons afamats i la costa és encara lluny... Ernest Hemingway fa, amb aquesta breu i excel·lent novel·la, un cant a la lluita i a la grandesa de l'home.

Set in the Gulf Stream off the coast of Havana, Hemingway's magnificent fable is the story of an old man, a young boy and a giant fish.

Here, in a perfectly crafted story, is a unique and timeless vision of the beauty and grief of man's challenge to the elements in which he lives. Not a single word is superfluous in this widely admired masterpiece, which once and for all established his place as one of the giants of modern literature.

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