Description

    First Edition, First Issue of the Hemingway Classic

    Ernest Hemingway. The Old Man and the Sea. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1952.

    First edition, first issue (with photograph of Hemingway on rear panel in blue ink, and with Scriber's "A" and Scribner's press device on copyright page). Octavo. [1, blank], [1, list of Hemingway's books], 140, [2, blank] pages.

    Publisher's light blue cloth with silver-stamped spine and blind-stamped front board. Cloth covering both boards is lightly mottled; light-colored moisture spots along entire spine. A few spots of minor foxing to endpapers. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed at spine ends and along folds. A very good or better copy.

    Hanneman A24a.


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2010
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 947

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) 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 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Perhaps the best part of my consigning experience has been my realization that all consigners, large or small, receive the same personal service and attention to detail at Heritage.
    Mark Blauer,
    Nescopeck, 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

    2017 June 11  Arms & Armor , Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 June 11 Arms & Armor , Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $949,301