Steinbeck: A Life in Letters
Publish date: October 28th 1975
Publisher: Viking Books
Pages no: 906
Edition language: English
John Steinbeck was a compulsive writer. In a letter to his editor and friend Pat Covici in 1960, he recorded his excitement about a planned trip by campervan around the United States.* Steinbeck wrote: "I nearly always write - just as I nearly always breathe". The association of writing with life it...