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    Ernest Hemingway. The First Publication of A Farewell to Arms in Scribner's Magazine. New York: Scribner's, 1929.

    The first publication of Hemingway's second novel, in six issues of Scriber's magazine for May through October 1929, LXXV, Number 5 through LXXVI, Number 4. Octavo. With cover illustrations by Rockwell Kent.

    All issued in overall good condition with some fading to spines with light soiling and chipping to the edges. The May issue has had the top 25% of the cover clipped, but the contents remain unaffected. Ex-library copy, with ink stamp to front wrapper of several issues. Housed in an attractive clam shell case with titles stamped in gilt on a morocco spine label.

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