In the din and stink that is Cannery Row, a colourful blend of misfits - gamblers, whores, drunks, bums and artists - survive side by side in a jumble of adventure and mischief.
Lee Chong, the astute owner of the well-stocked grocery store, is also the proprietor of the Palace Flophouse that Mack and his troupe of good-natured 'boys' call home. Dora runs the brothel with clockwork efficiency and a generous heart, and Doc is the fount of all wisdom.
Packed with invention and joie de vivre,CANNERY ROW is Steinbeck's high-spirited tribute to his native California.
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Book Description Penguin Books, Limited (UK), 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140292969