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First published in 1925, this collection of 32 short stories and vignettes marked Hemingway's American publishing debut. In Our Time not only ...Show synopsisFirst published in 1925, this collection of 32 short stories and vignettes marked Hemingway's American publishing debut. In Our Time not only provides a key to Hemingway's later works, but remains one of the most original short story collections in 20th-century literature. Includes the famous Nick Adams stories.Hide synopsis
Description:Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner. 212 p....Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner. 212 p. PBT: This is a reading copy only but has 15 short stories by Hemingway in it. And especially on the back cover is a photo of Himself at his typewriter. From the Scriber's Library selections with 212 pages, Previous owners name in front and very top of the first endpaper. Bet he wished he had this copy back. Book show creases and a few dents, but you know the copy itself is tight. Think of it..1958, 2008....still in not bad read state. Stories are 5-10-15 pages each.
Title: In Our Time: on the Quai at Smyrna; Indian Camp; the Doctor and the Doctor's Wife; the End of Something; the Three-Day Blow; the Battler; a Very Short Story; Soldier's Home; the Revolutionist; Mr. and Mrs. Elliot; Cat in the Rain; Out of Season Author:Ernest Hemingway ISBN-13:9780684822761 ISBN:0684822768
Description:Very Good. Author's Second Book. 8vo. 157 pp. Trade paperback...Very Good. Author's Second Book. 8vo. 157 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This story collection contains: On the Quai at Smyrna; Indian Camp; The Doctor and the Doctor's Wife; The End of Something; The Three-Day Blow; The Battler; A Very Short Story; Soldier's Home; The Revolutionist; Mr. and Mrs. Elliot; Cat in the Rain; Out of Season; Cross-Country Snow; My Old Man; and Big Two-Hearted River Parts 1 and 2.
Description:Fine in fine dust jacket. 30 pages. First reissue edition, One...Fine in fine dust jacket. 30 pages. First reissue edition, One of 1700 copies. Facsimile printing of 1924 edition published in Paris by the Three Mountain Press. Book was purchased at the Hemingway Home & Museum in Key West, Florida and has it's imprint on the last pages of the book and has a pamplet from the Musewum laid in. Fine book in a fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy!
Description:Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. First Edition,...Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. First Edition, First Printing. Green boards. Minor fading to spine. First British printing. Previous bookstore stamp on inside front board.
Description:Very Good. Very Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: Very Good)...Very Good. Very Good. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: Very Good) Cloth, 20cm., 212 pages. Very likely the second printing of the second edition. Boni and Liveright printed the first in 1925 and Scribner's later bought the rights and printed the second edition in 1930. The second printing of the second edition was al.
Description:Very Good in New jacket. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. First edition,...Very Good in New jacket. 8vo-over 7¾-9¾" tall. First edition, stated Second Printing, March 1927. 1925 date at title page. Significantly less common than first printing of 1, 335 printed. Black full cloth boards, gilt cover design and spine title w/embossed publishing insignia, lt. shelf wear. Intriguing geometric cover design. Pages fine. Beautiful facsimile of original second printing jacket protected in clear sleeve. Very attractive antique owner's bookplate at frt. endp. Near fine example in new dj. When In Our Time was first published in 1925, it was praised by Ford Madox Ford, John Dos Passos, and F. Scott Fitzgerald for its simple, precise use of language to convey a wide range of complex emotions. It earned Hemingway a place beside Sherwood Anderson and Gertrude Stein-considered the most promising American writers of the period. Contains several early Hemingway classics, including the famous Nick Adams stories "Indian Camp, " "The Doctor and the Doctor's Wife, " "The Three Day Blow, " "The Battler, " and "Big Two-Hearted River." This volume introduces readers to the hallmarks of the Hemingway style: a sharp, lean prose--enlivened by an aptitude for the every-day and an eye for the realistic that suggests, through the simplest of statements, a sense of moral value and clarity of heart. Recognized as one of the most original short story collections in twentieth-century literature and provides a key to Hemingway's later works. 215 pages. Insured post.
Description:Near Fine. No DJ. 5.8 x 0.7 x 8.9 inches. Third printing. Pages...Near Fine. No DJ. 5.8 x 0.7 x 8.9 inches. Third printing. Pages are clean, no markings from previous owners. Boards are clean. Bound in black cloth with bright gilt design & lettering front board, gilt lettering spine. gilt lettering on spine dulled but very legible. Binding is tight. Faint wear to cloth at spine ends and corners. Text block is clean. Facsimile DJ is clean, bright and unmarked.
Description:Black cloth with titles in gilt on spine and front cover...Black cloth with titles in gilt on spine and front cover geometric design. A slight lean to front board, spine off a shade but gilt and publisher's blindstamp logo clear, gilt front cover bright, minor wear lower front corner and extremities, back cover rubbed with very light soiling top edge, tasteful bookplate front pastedown, neat ownership in ballpoint front free endpaper with traces of tape residue, a very good, clean sound copy. This copy bears the easily identifiable early signature in pencil on front free endpaper of author, collector and bibliophile Larry McMurtry and dated 1962, the year after "Horseman, Pass By, " his first book, was published.
Description:Near Fine. First Edition. Original green cloth, gilt on spine....Near Fine. First Edition. Original green cloth, gilt on spine. The true first British edition of Ernest Hemingway's first book to be published in England. This is the correct first issue in green cloth. The alternate blue cloth is much more common. This is a near fine copy, with only minor sunning to spine, gilt is fine and bright. No writing or bookplates. Top rear corner bumped, front hinge repaired at bottom. Hard to find a better copy! Acetate cover in custom made slipcase.
Description:Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Book Description: Scribner:...Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Book Description: Scribner: New York, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Second Revised Edition. Second revised edition. Hemingway's first collection of short stories first published in the US by Boni and Liveright in 1925 Scribners purchased the rights and first published this collection in 1930 with an introduction by: Edmund Wilson. Author's first book. Book is very good however the spine lable is worn and rubbed, front label has modest rub. Black cloth boards have minor surface spotting. Free of former owner writing or bookplates. Original, unsophisticated first issue jacket retains original $2.50 price. Very good jacket has overall age tone, a bit more on spine. Small chips/wear to extremities approx 1/2 inch out of lower right spine base and chipping upper spine crown, approx 1/2 inch.; 8vo.
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