A Farewell To Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

Set during World War 1, Ernest Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms is the story of Lieutenant Frederic Henry, an American serving as an ambulance driver in the Italian army, and his love affair with an English nurse named Catherine Barkley. The novel is semi-autobiographical, based on Hemingway's own experiences serving in the Italian campaigns during the war. While some assume the title of the work to be taken from a poem by 16th century English dramatist George Peele, others believe it to be a simple pun of the word “arms.”

A Farewell to Arms was first serialized in the May-October issues Scribner's Magazine 1929. It was published in book form in September of that year. As the work became available to the public just over ten years after the November 1918 armistice, Hemingway assumed his audience would recognize many of the references. In fact, certain basic information isn't alluded to in the book at all, as it was common knowledge around the time of publication.

The result of this immediacy? Arguably one of the best novels written about World War I… ever. A Farewell to Arms was Hemingway's first bestseller, affording him financial independence and cementing his stature as a modern American writer. More specifically, the novel and its content helped to established the author as a key member of the “Lost Generation,” a subset of Modernist artists namely defined by their post-war disillusionment. A Farewell to Arms is ranked 74th on Modern Library’s “100 Best” English-language novels of the 20th century. 

First Edition Identification and Notes

Scribner’s first published A Farewell to Arms in New York in September 1929 in a print run of about 31,000 copies. The 355-page first editions have no additional printings listed on the copyright page. Of the initial print run, 510 copies were numbered and signed by Hemmingway. These “Lost Generation” gems have sold for upwards of $20,000.

Other Collectible or Notable Editions

 In July 2012, Scribner’s released the Hemingway Library Edition of A Farewell to Arms with a dust jacket facsimile of the first edition. The newly published edition presents an appendix with a number of alternate endings Hemingway wrote for the novel in addition to pieces from early draft manuscripts.

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by Ernest Hemingway (novel); Charles Vidor, John Huston (director); Ben Hecht (screenwriter); Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones, Vittorio De Sica, Oskar Homolka (starring)

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 1st Printing 1 Copyright date 1929, 1st edition, 1st printing with same date on the copyright page and also on the title page. Black cloth over boards with black lettering on a gold background on the front and on the spine. Light foxing to the top… Read more
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A farewell to arms

by HEMINGWAY, Ernest

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Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscripts
Published
1929
Edition
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE
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$900.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Original black cloth, gold labels printed in black on front cover and spine, spine label a speck darkened, front cover label small scratch. Without the dust jacket. The text and binding in generally very good condition. First edition, first issue with publishers A and imprint on copyright page.… Read more
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A Farewell to Arms.

by HEMINGWAY, Ernest.

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Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
Published
1929.
Condition
Ink notation on front free endpaper; slightly cocked; else a fresh copy with bright labels. The jacket has some minor chipping
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First edition; second printing, with disclaimer.
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$850.00

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New York:: Charles Scribner’s Sons,, 1929.. First edition; second printing, with disclaimer.. publisher’s black cloth with gold printed labels, in dust jacket.. Ink notation on front free endpaper; slightly cocked; else a fresh copy with bright labels. The jacket has some minor chipping to the extremities of the spine, not affecting any lettering; and some light wear to… Read more
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A Farewell to Arms

by HEMINGWAY, Ernest

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Foster Books
Published
1929
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$828.30

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London: Jonathan Cape 1929. 8vo. First edition, first state. 350 pp. The first state, with the word "serious" misspelled on page 66. Bound in recent full burgundy morocco. Raised bands to spine with gilt devices & lettering. Top edge gilt. New endpapers. No ownership marks. . Fine. Full Morocco. First Edition. 1929.
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A FAREWELL TO ARMS

by Hemingway, Ernest

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB
Published
1929
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1929. Cloth. A fine copy in very good, first state dust jacket with some small, shallow nicks along the top edge, a short tear at the toe of the upper joint, and a bit of dust- soiling to the rear panel. First British edition, corrected state of 66:28. In part because of a couple of… Read more
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A FAREWELL TO ARMS

by Hemingway, Ernest

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collectiblefirsteditions
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; The hardcover is in very good condition with minor shelf wear at extremities. The golden label o
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First US Edition; First Printing
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New York: Scribner's. Very Good with no dust jacket; The hardcover is in very good condition . with minor shelf wear at extremities. The golden label on spine is . somewhat darken, a light vertical crease down center, but still very . readable. Binding is good, no crack, no loose page, slightly lean. Pages . are very crisp and clean… Read more
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A Farewell to Arms.

by HEMINGWAY, Ernest.

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Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
Published
1929.
Condition
Two creases to front free endpaper; else a bright, sharp copy. The dust jacket is very good, with some slight overall soiling a
Edition
First edition; second printing, with disclaimer.
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$750.00

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New York:: Charles Scribner’s Sons,, 1929.. First edition; second printing, with disclaimer.. publisher’s black cloth with gold printed labels, in dust jacket.. Two creases to front free endpaper; else a bright, sharp copy. The dust jacket is very good, with some slight overall soiling and a chip at the bottom of the spine, not affecting any lettering.… Read more
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A Farewell to Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

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curtis paul books inc.
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$749.99

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London: Jonathan Cape. Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition, second issue with "serious" spelled correctly on page 66. Original magenta cloth, unrubbed gilt titles to slightly toned spine. Slightly bowed front board. Bookplate to fep. Minor offset from jacket to endpages. Some pages slightly wavy. The unclipped jacket in mylar… Read more
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A Farewell to Arms

by HEMINGWAY, ERNEST

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gStrum
Published
Hardcover
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780224602709
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$695.00

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Hardcover. Good. [1st EDITION / 1st PRINTING] New York: Scribners, 1929. Hardback, no dustjacket. 1st STATE: No disclaimer, w/ Scribner's seal. Good condition with some shelfwear, fading, owner stamp, slight lean, etc. NOT EX-LIBRARY. (case)
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A Farewell To Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

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Laura's Rare Books
Published
1929
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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$650.00

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New York: Scribners, 1929. Black boards with pastedown title to upper board and spine. Untrimmed foredges. First edition/first printing with Scribner's seal and no disclaimer. 1929 on title and copyright page. No inscriptions or markings to pages. Endpapers toned. Book very slightly cocked but tight. Spine faded to dark brown. Always happy to send detailed… Read more
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$650.00