The Best Short Stories of 1923
and the Year Book of the American Short Story.Boston: Small, Maynard and Company, 1914 Stock Code: 123600
First edition, first printing. This anthology of popular fiction from 1923 includes Ernest Hemingway's short story "My Old Man", which first appeared in his first published work, Three Stories and Ten Poems, published earlier in the same year.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, single rule in blind to front cover. With the dust jacket.
Spine ends slightly creased, shallow mark across spine, text block lightly toned. An excellent copy in the slightly toned jacket, loss to joint ends, 29 mm closed tear to base of front panel, 25 mm closed tear to base of rear panel, small tear to middle of rear joint.
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