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    Ernest Hemingway. A Farewell to Arms. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. Later printing. Inscribed and signed, "To Patricia and Bob [--] / with all good wishes. / Ernest Hemmingway." Octavo. [viii], [343], [1, blank] pages. Publisher's salmon colored cloth, blindstamped title and decorations to front board, spine lettered in gilt; spine moderately sunned and discolored, some dampstaining, scratches, and other spots. Cream colored endpapers, all edges trimmed, signed and inscribed to front free endpaper recto; endpapers heavily foxed, both hinges cracked but holding, bookseller's ticket to front pastedown partially and unsuccessfully removed, ink annotation to bottom margin rear free endpaper recto. Internally generally clean with some minor foxing and soiling. Original pictorial dust jacket; somewhat scuffed and rubbed, spine panel toned and sunned, chip to head of spine panel with some losses. House in quarter blue crushed morocco and cloth slipcase and chemise, spine with five raised bands and lettered in gilt. Overall a good+ book in a very good dust jacket, signed and inscribed by the author.

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