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A Farewell To Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. Book slightly canted and faint shelfwear on lower edges. Cover and spine gold labels in excellent condition. Jacket by Cleon somewhat rubbed; chipped at spine ends, on corners and edges.Light portions of jacket are soiled and a little splashed. Jacket flaps joints worn. Contains the requisite first issue points. (Hanneman 8A) A dealer label on rear pastedown with the price of $2.35 from Gimbel Book Store, Philadelphia.. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade.

Book Details

  • A Farewell To Arms by Hemingway, Ernest
  • Bookseller: The Title Page ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: W5441
  • Title: A Farewell To Arms
  • Author: Hemingway, Ernest
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1929

Terms of sale: Accept returns with satisfactory reason and state of book as mailed.

A Farewell to Arms is a semi-autobiographical novel written by Ernest Hemingway, first published in 1929. The novel is told through the point of view of Lieutenant Frederic Henry, an American serving as an ambulance driver in the Italian army during World War I. The title is taken from a poem by 16th century English dramatist George Peele. The novel is said to have been written at the home of Hemingway's in-laws in Piggott, Arkansas and at the W. Malcolm and Ruth Lowry home at 6435 Indian Lane, Mission Hills, Kansas.

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