Green Hills of Africa.
Decorations by Edward Shenton.New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935 Stock Code: 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").
Octavo. Original green cloth, gilt lettered spine on a black ground, facsimile of Hemingway's signature in gilt on front cover. With the dust jacket.
Illustrations within the text.
Spine and edges of boards faded and tanned as often, margins of contents tanned. A very good copy in the jacket that is rubbed, nicked, and split along the edges with faded spine panel as usual.
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