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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 (8.25 x 5.5 inches; 210 x 140 mm.). x, 597, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's red cloth, front board with Hemingway's facsimile signature stamped in black, spine stamped in black and gilt. Original dust jacket. Cloth spine toned; some rubbing and soiling to binding; some offsetting to endleaves; text toned. Dust jacket spine sunned; jacket toned; some edgewear to jacket; a few short tears, chips to jacket; some moderate thumbsoiling to jacket. Overall, a very good copy. Includes the first book appearance of two of Hemingway's most famous stories: "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber" and "The Snows of Kilimanjaro". Hanneman A16a.


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