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HEMINGWAY, Ernest.

Rare books by Ernest Hemingway, including first edition, signed first edition, and finely bound copies of The Sun Also Rises, and, A Farewell to Arms.

Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961) was an American novelist and war correspondent famous for the stark realism of his work. Raised in Illinois, he served as an ambulance driver on the Italian front during the First World War and then became a foreign correspondent in Paris. There he joined the “Lost Generation” of artists and writers and in 1923 published his first book, Three Stories and Ten Poems.

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  1. 72318detail
    First editions, first printings, with the exception of Three Stories & Ten Poems, which was first published in 1923 in a print run of 300 copies only; the copy here is the facsimile edition published in 1977 with the permission of the Hemingway estate. A Moveable Feast, Islands in The Stream, and Garden of Eden were published... Learn More
    £12,500

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  2. 43475
    First American edition, first printing. The New York version of In Our Time is a radically different book from the much shorter Paris version published the year before, which consisted of just 32 pages and contained only the vignettes later used as interchapters in the New York version. Hemingway's American debut contains... Learn More
    £2,225

    Stock Code: 43475

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  3. 38689
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 38689

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  4. 62962
    First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in the US in the previous year. Learn More
    £2,200

    Stock Code: 62962

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  5. Men Without Women.
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 40090

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  6. In Our Time.
    Second US edition (revised) of Hemingway's first collection of stories, originally published in Paris in 1924, substantially revised for the Boni & Liveright edition of 1925, and republished here with further revisions and new introductions by both Edmund Wilson and the author, the latter later included as a short story... Learn More
    £3,250

    Stock Code: 48712

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  7. Winner Take Nothing.
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 35978

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  8. Winner Take Nothing
    First UK edition, first impression. Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 38802

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  9. 88529
    First edition, first printing, in Grissom's "Jacket B": with the green band on the back panel of the jacket extending through nine lines of text (he refers to these as "styles" of jacket and not "states"). Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 88529

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  10. 35849
    First Edition, First Printing. His second major venture into non-fiction (after Death in the Afternoon, 1932), Green Hills of Africa is Ernest Hemingway's lyrical journal of a month on safari in the great game country of East Africa, where he and his wife Pauline journeyed in December of 1933. Hemingway's well-known interest... Learn More
    £1,500

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  11. 38294
    First Edition, First Printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 38294

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  12. 66568
    £150

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  13. 44397
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 44397

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  14. 65240comp
    First edition, first printing. The volume reprints the short stories from In Our Time, Men Without Women, and Winner Take Nothing; it also contains the first printing of the play The Fifth Column, written under bombardment in Madrid during the Spanish Civil War, and four previously uncollected stories. Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 65240

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  15. The Fifth Column
    First edition, first printing, of this major summarizing collection, the only one for which Hemingway made a critical selection for publication from his vast opus of short fiction: includes "In Our Time", "Men Without Women" and "Winner Take Nothing" among others, and prints four previously uncollected stories including... Learn More
    £3,000

    Stock Code: 81063

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  16. 65712
    First separate edition, first printing. Originally published in 1938 in The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories. This is the original version as written by Hemingway, rather than the adapted version of Benjamin Glaser, who produced the play to great acclaim in the winter of 1940. Hemingway wrote "The Fifth Column",... Learn More
    £2,250

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  17. 40897
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 40897

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  18. 118528
    First edition, first printing. Ernest Hemingway's copy of Watcher in the Shadows, inscribed by him on the head of the front panel of the dust jacket, "bjo - Bath Robe Missing, EH. Wed & cable Mary - Buy Medicines - collect Pollo". Additionally inscribed on the front flap, "To Ronda, gas 346 pesetas." In the summer of 1960... Learn More
    £1,250

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  19. 47413
    First edition, first printing. Learn More
    £1,375

    Stock Code: 47413

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  20. 76529
    First edition, first printing. An account of Hemingway's schooldays, drawing together much of his schoolboy juvenilia. Learn More
    £65

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