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    Inscribed by a Story's Character

    Ernest Hemingway. Islands in the Stream. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1970]. First edition, inscribed by the author's son, Jack: "Dear --- / As I told you, I thought this / was a great book until I / found myself knocked off. / Best Wishes / Jack Hemingway / October 1986." Octavo. [x], 466 pages. Publisher's green cloth, spine lettered in gilt and stamped in black, author's facsimile signature stamped in gilt on front board, in original dust jacket. Pages edges lightly rubbed, brief holographic ink notations to front endpaper. Dust jacket spine panel sunned, edges worn, particularly at spine ends and corners, rear panel rubbed. Very good.

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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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