New York: Charles Scribner's & Sons, 1950. First American edition. Hardcover. 308pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Black cloth boards with gilt stamping to front board and spine. Pictorial jacket with photograph of Hemingway on the rear panel. Near fine. The book shows faint traces of wear. The spine ends are gently bumped, and the spine is just a little cocked. Tanned pages. The dust jacket shows some light rubbing, spine lightly sunned, and some edge wear; very good. Slight toning to rear panel of dust jacket. Item #31583
Hanneman A23. An exceptionally nice copy. Hemingway won the 1953 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for The Old Man and the Sea.