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The Old Man and the Sea

by Hemingway, Ernest

Condition: Near fine/near fine


New York: Scribner's, 1952. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Small chips head and heel of spine, toning to front paste down and first free end page.


  • Bookseller: Lyons Fine Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 3771
  • Title: The Old Man and the Sea
  • Author: Hemingway, Ernest
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near fine
  • Jacket condition: near fine
  • Quantity available: 2
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Scribner's
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1952


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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