Warmly Inscribed by Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway. Green Hills of Africa. New
York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First edition, later printing
(lacking the "A" on the copyright page). Presentation copy,
inscribed by Hemingway on the front free endpaper: "To
Frederick Wagner/with many thanks and very/best wishes from his
friend/Ernest Hemingway/Key West 1936/". Octavo. [viii], , [1,
blank] pages. Publisher's full green cloth, front board gilt
facsimile signature, spine stamped in black and gilt, price-clipped
dust jacket. Jacket spine toned and chipped, some wear and several
creased tears and thumbsoiling to jacket, cloth spine toned and
rubbed, some rubbing and mild soiling to cloth, endleaves somewhat
foxed, text toned and intermittently thumbsoiled. Skewed. Still, a
good copy with an excellent Hemingway inscription. Hanneman 13.
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