Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Ernest Hemingway. The Old Man and the Sea. New York: Scribner's, 1952. First edition, first state dust jacket.

    More Information:

    Ernest Hemingway. The Old Man and the Sea. New York: Scribner's, 1952. First edition, first state dust jacket. Octavo. 140 pages. Publisher's full light blue cloth with blindstamped author's signature to front and silver-stamped titles to spine. Dust jacket. Some soiling to cloth with light abrading and fading to extremities. Jacket edges with some chipping at spine head and light toning to edges and extremities. Slight lean. Very light toning with one small spot of foxing to front. Very good.



    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2012
    11th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 344

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $50,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $50,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 November 14 - 15 Space Exploration Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection™ Part IV Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 May 14 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    2019 May 14 Historical Manuscripts Grand Format Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $735,674