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A fascinating look at the history and grandeur of bullfighting, Death in the Afternoon is also a deeper contemplation on the nature of cowardice and ...Show synopsisA fascinating look at the history and grandeur of bullfighting, Death in the Afternoon is also a deeper contemplation on the nature of cowardice and bravery, sport and tragedy, and is enlivened throughout by Hemingway's pungent commentary on life and literature. Seen through his eyes, bullfighting becomes an art, a richly choreographed ballet, with performers who range from awkward amateurs to masters of great grace and cunning.Hide synopsis
Description:VG+ Used, Like New in VG+ jacket. SOFT COVER, VG+/VG+, Charles...VG+ Used, Like New in VG+ jacket. SOFT COVER, VG+/VG+, Charles Scribners Sons Ltd, 1960, 485 pages, 18.2 oz. This copy has very minimal signs of use, appears to have been very lightly read, is in Excellent Condition Overall. Note: expect tanning of any paperback more than a few years old, regardless of condition.
Description:Fine. FINE++, VERY VERY SLIGHTEST OF RUBS, ELSE NEW CONDITION....Fine. FINE++, VERY VERY SLIGHTEST OF RUBS, ELSE NEW CONDITION. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 496 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. STAMPED "HEMINGWAY HOUSE KEY WEST"
Description:Peter Fiore; Very Good. 8vo. 487 pp. Trade paperback format....Peter Fiore; Very Good. 8vo. 487 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Peter Fiore. The Contents are: Chapters I to XX Inclusive; Illustrations; An Explanatory Glossary; Some Reactions of a Few Individuals to the Integral Spanish Bullfight; A Short Estimate of the American, Sidney Franklin, as a Matador; and Dates on Which Bullfights Will Ordinarily Be Held in Spain, France, Mexico, and Central and South America; followed by a bibliographical note.
Description:Very good. Scribner's edition (1932), Hardcover black, clean...Very good. Scribner's edition (1932), Hardcover black, clean with front board stamped with author's signature in gilt. Small amt of bumping on corners. Frontispiece with painting by Juan Gris "THE BULLFIGHTER". Many black and white illustrations of bullfighting and an extensive glossary of terms used. FAST Shipping—Orders usually go out the same day. All proceeds from this volunteer bookstore go to charity. ((s3, 5-13)
Publisher: SCRIBNER 1954 (SILHOUETTE BULL ON TITLE PAGE)
Description:Condition: Overall this is in good condition. Black cloth cover,...Condition: Overall this is in good condition. Black cloth cover, dec. spine, d.j. is worn/torn at edges. There is a silhouette bull on the title page, 27 pages of photos of bull fighting, 515pages with biblio. and note page. Original edition on this book was 1932. IN 1954 ERNEST HEMINGWAY WON THE NOBEL PRIZE FOR LITERATURE.
Description:Gilt on spine is a bit ruibbed. No dust jacket. Former owners...Gilt on spine is a bit ruibbed. No dust jacket. Former owners library paste down to the front end. 515 p. Includes illustrations. 7.5"x9.5", sewn ink full cloth black boards, gilt titles to spine, Scribners seal on the c. page, illus. w 128 pages of b&w photos of bullfighters & bullfights. Topics: 20th century; Bullfights; Classics; Essays; Fiction; General; History; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Performing Arts;
Description:Very Good. 068485922X has a 1932 Scribner on the copyright page...Very Good. 068485922X has a 1932 Scribner on the copyright page but is published by Colliers-hard cover-no dust jacket-minor tanning to page edge-otherwise cover fine binding strong contents clean-enjoy.
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Description:Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Second UK Edition. " Reprinted...Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Second UK Edition. " Reprinted February 1933. " Very Good. Hardcover; color Frontispiece by Juan Gris. Eighty-one reproductions from b/w photos in section. Brownish orange cloth; black front and spine titles; black top-stain; lacking dustjacket; 358 pp.; previous owner's name neatly written on ffep; slight spine lean; some rubbing and wear to bottom right cloth corner; slight fading to endpapers. Overall a nice, clean copy. Protected in archival mylar.
Description:Fair. First Edition. Not Ex. Library. 1st Edition, date on...Fair. First Edition. Not Ex. Library. 1st Edition, date on title page and date with A on verso. 517 pp. col. frontis by Juan Gris with tissue, 61 wonderful b/w photos. Black cloth cover very worn at edges and corners and h/f of spine, author's signature in gilt on front; spine has a 1/2" hole and similiar size tear, text/motif worn to be nearly illegible. Text block tight, beginning separation at f/b hinges-gauze showing. Previous owner's bookplate and signature on fep. Tan text pages near totally fr.
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