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    First Edition of Hemingway's Last Masterpiece

    Ernest Hemingway. The Old Man and the Sea. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1952. First edition. Dust jacket with $3.00 price and blue-tinged photograph of Hemingway on the back panel. Octavo. 140 pages. Publisher's original light blue cloth lettered in silver on the spine. Modest shelf wear with some rubbing along the extremities; former owner's name in ink on the FFEP; jacket a bit toned with some chipping along the edges and spine ends, else very good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    2nd Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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