Good. 1952 Book Club Edition in original dust jacket. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. Bookplate on paste down, otherwise in nice shape with clean pages. Jacket has tape along verso with offsetting showing through to front, torn, creased and rubbed.
Collectible: Acceptable. Dust Jacket Included. 1953 printing. Hardback. Heavy wear to jacket. Corner rubbing wear to boards. Slightly tilted. Text is clean, unmarked. (Shelf location: C1) All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling. Tracking included.
Very Good in Good dust jacket. Ernest Hemingway's gripping 1952 novelette is the ultimate saga of the sea and one man's refusal to yield to its power; in a later printing. Dust jacket bears the original front cover artwork by "A"; back announces Mr. Hemingway's 1954 Nobel Prize award. In full light blue cloth covers w/author facsimile signature blindstamped on front cover. Spine lettered in silver. Copyright page with Scriber Q-8.59 [H] code. ---A firm, clean copy but with prior owner's signature to front free endpaper and notation to title page, slight chafing to cover edges. The bright, colorful dust jacket bears original $3.00 flap price and a few rubbed spots, along with small tears and chips to extremities; in removable archival mylar protector.; 8vo 8"-9" tall; 140 pages.
Fine. Blue decorated leather, hubbed spine, 24K gilt page edges, decorations and lettering, silk moire end sheets, silk ribbon book mark, color portrait of Hemingway, illustrated, 124pp., Full refund if not satisfied.
Clamshell As New. No Jacket. Custom Clamshell Case Superb Custom Case Only. Not With Book. Elegantly HAND-CRAFTED by our conservation team, the First Edition is finished inside & out in 'TOMATS' blue cloth®-with a gilt-stamped darker blue, soft Nuba® leather label on the spine. The box features an embossed 'sculpted' upper cover; a sympathetically designed relief of the Old Man in his boat 'As One' with his giant friend. Nuba® is a fine, supple & durable covering with a neutral ph that has the feel of velvety soft Italian Nubuck leather. This clamshell is perfectly sized to accommodate your first edition. A Terrific Collector's Custom Case for an important Book. TBCL Web Site photo/link available for dozens of generally in-stock titles. Custom Craft available. Book definitely NOT included. Cases for dozens of Hemingway Titles available.
Very good in very good dust jacket. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, NY, 1952. 1st Edition, Later Printing, VG+/VG-, Hard Cover, Size=5.5"x8", 140pgs. Later printing of First Edition. Price unclipped on DJ. 1", 1/2" & 3/8"DJ edge tear, DJ nicked head and foot of spine, fore-edge corner tips, o.w. clean, bright and tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. DJ price is $3.00. "Pulitzer Prize, 1953" on DJ front flap. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Very Good in Good jacket. Book Very good dust jacket and book. Blue cloth with silver titling on spine and author's facsimile signature embossed on the front board. Faintly darkened on the board edges. Price clipped. The fold in of the DJ announces the book was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1953 and that Hemingway won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1954. Design by A. In the lower bottom front flap. On the copyright page at the bottom are the numbers N-4.57 H. Faint lean forward.; 8vo 8"-9" tall; 140 pages.
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