Lot 108 of 338:
Hemingway Death in the Afternoon Bound by Zaehnsdorf  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$450
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Death in the Afternoon
Author:
Hemingway, Ernest
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons
Date:
[1958]
Description:

Illustrated with numerous Bullfighting scenes from photographs. 22.5x15.5 cm (9x6"), bound by Zaehnsdorf for Asprey in red full morocco, rules and spine lettering in gilt, raised bands; dentelles in gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Later printing.

Hemingway's famous treatise on bullfighting, accentuated with eighty-one stills of bullfighters at all stages of the event.

Lot Amendments
Later printing from 1958
Condition:
Faint touches of wear to gilt; fine.
 
Item number:
301157
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