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    First Issue of Hemingway's First Major Novel

    Ernest Hemingway. The Sun Also Rises. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926.

    First edition, first issue in the publisher's binding. Octavo. 259 pages.

    Original black cloth, gold paper labels on front board and spine. Housed in a beige custom cloth slipcase. Binding rubbed and lightly worn in a couple of places, very slightly skewed, labels with some scratches, previous owner's ink name to bottom of half title. Typed Malcolm Cowley poem tipped onto the rear free endpaper. A still very good, attractive copy of Hemingway's novel of the Lost Generation, one of only 5,090 copies in the first printing.

    Hanneman 6A.


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