The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (1952) hardcover book


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Ernest Hemingway - The Old Man and the Sea

New York: Scribners, 1952. Later printing of the first edition (V-2.63[H]). Hardcover. 8vo. Light blue cloth binding. 140 pp. Good condition. Rubbing, smudging to edges of covers. Former owner's name label affixed to upper front free endpaper. No other markings. FACSIMILE dust jacket is nearly exquisite, its iridescent cobalt hues brimming forth with the magnificence of the Caribbean under an April sun, exhibiting just enough wear to assimilate itself to the vintage of the book inside.

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