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A pearl in every oyster

by Sullivan, Frank

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Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Frank Sullivan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3537.U47 P4 1938
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 290 p.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6376772M
LC Control Number38028994
OCLC/WorldCa290254

A Pearl In Every Oyster by Frank Sullivan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   While searching underwater for oysters that may contain the “pearl”, Kino spots, “a very large oyster living by itself, not covered with its clinging brothers. The shell was partly open, for the overhang protected this ancient oyster, and in the lip-like muscle Kino saw a ghostly gleam, and then the shell closed down.

AS a matter of fact there isn't a pearl in every oyster in the Frank Sullivan collection, at least not a pearl of the first water. For you're bound to find favorites in the group with a wicked.   However, the pearl dealers try to lowball him, saying that the pearl is so big that no one will want it. Kino begins to doubt the pearl's worth, but decides to sell it at the capitol himself. That.

  They come from all parts of the world, including China, Australia, Indonesia, the French Polynesia, Japan and Thailand. Unlike natural pearls (where the mollusk comes from an organism in the water), the mollusk is inserted by man. Almost every pearl on the market is a cultured pearl, as natural pearls are incredibly rare and expensive. The Essential Oyster is a rare pearl.” Mark Kurlansky, Author of Cod and The Big Oyster “This verbally and visually succulent book covers 99 types of oysters, most from the shores of North America The author’s appreciation of even the least prepossessing of these bivalves is infectious.


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Pearls, we are told, are made when a grain of sand irritates the inside of the oyster; the oyster simply coats the foreign body with layer after layer, which over time builds up a pearl. Finding one is an accident, simply good luck from God. Kino dives to the bottom with the help of a heavy rock.

Once at the water’s bottom, he fills a basket. Oyster is the common name for a number of different families of salt-water bivalve molluscs that live in marine or brackish habitats. In some species, the valves are highly calcified, and many are somewhat irregular in shape.

Many, but not all oysters are in the superfamily Ostreoidea. Some types of oysters are commonly consumed cooked or raw, and in some locales are regarded as a : Bivalvia.

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