A Fine Copy of the Rare First Issue of Hemingway's The Spanish Earth

    Ernest Hemingway. The Spanish Earth. With an Introduction by Jasper Wood. Illustrations by Frederick K. Russell. Cleveland: The J. B. Savage Company, 1938.

    First edition, number 132 of 1,000 copies printed on Linweave paper. 60 pages.

    Publisher's full tan cloth with titles and decorative stamping in orange and black. With the scarce pictorial endpapers (Hanneman states that bibliographer Jasper Wood estimates that there were between 50 and 100 copies of the first issue). Minimal shelf wear. Small bump to fore-edge margin of page 57/58. A fine copy of a scarce Hemingway title.

    Hanneman 15a.

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