From one of the 20th century's greatest voices comes the complete volume of his short stories featuring Nick Adams, Ernest Hemingway's memorable character, as he grows from child to adolescent to soldier, veteran, writer, and parent--a sequence closely paralleling the events of Hemingway's life. The complete collection of Ernest Hemingway's Nick Adams two dozen stories are gathered here in one volume, grouped together according to the major time periods in the protagonist's life. Based on Hemingway's own experieces as a ...
From one of the 20th century's greatest voices comes the complete volume of his short stories featuring Nick Adams, Ernest Hemingway's memorable character, as he grows from child to adolescent to soldier, veteran, writer, and parent--a sequence closely paralleling the events of Hemingway's life. The complete collection of Ernest Hemingway's Nick Adams two dozen stories are gathered here in one volume, grouped together according to the major time periods in the protagonist's life. Based on Hemingway's own experieces as a boy and as a member of the Red Cross ambulance corps in World War I. The collection follows Nick's life as a child to parent, along with soldier, veteran, and writer and feature some of Hemingway's earliest work such as "Indian Camp" and some of his best known short stories, including "Big Two-Hearted River." Perfect for longtime Hemingway fans and as an introduction to one of America's most famous writers.
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
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Used; Good in Good jacket. Edition A-4.72(V). Dust jacket is clean with small ears and some rubbing along edges, flap price clipped, in archival sleeve. Previous owner's inscription on back of flyleaf page. No writing or marks observed in the text. Foxing on page edges visible when book is closed. Binding is tight and square.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 64mo-up to 3" tall. [Case]. 268 pp. Hardcover, bound in boards with dust jacket. Moderate shelf-wear: the jacket edge-rubbed with some nicks and a crease along the top front edge; light speckling to both the jacket and book edges.
Good in Good jacket. 1st edition/1st printing Hardcover with dustjacket. Cover has sunning to edges and stain at bottom corner. Interior clean, binding secure. Professional bookseller for 20 years. Orders shipped daily in cardboard bookfolds.
Very Good- No indication of edition. Binding tight. Pages unmarked and barely aged. No dustjacket. Blue cloth cover with a little wear at edges, but otherwise nice.; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 268 pages.
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. Book club edition. The much-admired writer's short stories are legendary; in this work, the stories featuring the author's Nick Adams character are re-arranged chronologically (rather than in the order in which Hemingway originally wrote them). With preface by Philip Young. ---This 1972 edition in full blue cloth-covered boards; w/facsimile Hemingway signature in gilt on cover. Jacket with wrap-around Walter Ferro woodcut illustration. ---A clean, bright, unmarked copy but with slight foxing to textblock top edge. Dust jacket has minor rubbing at extremities but otherwise nice and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8"-9" tall; 278 pages.
Worth buying in paperback for the evocative cover art and the few previously unpublished fragments of stories set in upper Michigan. Other included stories are widely available elsewhere but not having read them in many years or in this context I enjoyed them.
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