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    Ernest Hemingway. The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938. First edition. Octavo. x, 597, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's red cloth, spine stamped in black and lettered and ruled in gilt, author's facsimile signature stamped in black on front board, top edge stained light red, others rough trimmed, in original dust jacket. Front board very lightly scuffed, three very small splashes to rear board, occasional very light soiling, corners very softly bumped. Faint discoloring to pastedowns from binder's glue, bookseller's ticket with receipt tipped to rear free endpaper. Top edge of jacket lightly worn, with short closed tear at rear joint fold, spine panel faintly dulled with some mild rubbing, faint tidemark visible only on verso. Still, a near fine copy. Hanneman A16. From the collection of Donald Kaufmann.

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