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The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway - Signed First Edition - 1952 - from Blitzen Books and Biblio.com

The Old Man and the Sea

by Ernest Hemingway

Condition: Very Good/Good-


First Edition authentically SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Ernest Hemingway on the front endpaper. The ORIGINAL dustjacket is vibrant in color with NO chips or pieces missing with minor wear to the edges. 1954 reissue with reference to Nobel Prize. The book is bound in the publisher's blue cloth. The pages are clean.
  • Bookseller: Blitzen Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: biblio1
  • Title: The Old Man and the Sea
  • Author: Ernest Hemingway
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good-
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1952
  • Keywords: Rare signed first edition


Book summary

The Old Man and the Sea is a novella by Ernest Hemingway, written in Cuba in 1951 and published in 1952. It was the last major work of fiction to be produced by Hemingway and published in his lifetime. One of his most famous works, it centers upon Santiago, an aging Cuban fisherman who struggles with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream.

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On Mar 6 2014, said:
  "The Old Man and The Sea is an excellent novella for someone to read looking to get away from the troubles of life only to find that some troubles lead to the greatest reward of even though the reward is only a small amount."

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