Lot 76 of 455:
Ernest Hemingway The Fifth Column  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$1,020
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories
Author:
Hemingway, Ernest
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons
Date:
1938
Description:

(8vo) 21x14 cm (8¼x5½"), original red cloth, lettering black on cover, gilt lettering on black spine labels, original dust jacket. First Edition, first printing.

Hemingway's three-act play and four previously uncollected stories written from his experiences in Spain during the Spanish Civil War. First printing: 1938 date on title and copyright pages, Scribner's seal and "A" present; jacket with original "$2.75" printed price (Hanneman A16.A).

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Jacket slightly toned, some wear along edges with flaking and loss on ends of spine, small dampstain to interior of spine; faint toning to endpapers; near fine volume in very good or better jacket.
 
Item number:
301205
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