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Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth , First Edition, First Issue.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth, First Edition, First Issue. Cleveland: The J.B. Savage Company, 1938. Octavo, limited edition, copy number 29 of 1,000 printed, first issue, with the F.A.I. banner on the endleaves, bound in publisher's tan cloth printed in orange and black, 7 1/2 x 5 in.
Bibliographers speculate that 50 to 100 copies were issued with the F.A.I. illustrated endleaves.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Cleveland, American literature, Book formats, Book publishing, Edition, Hemingway, Octavo, Publishing, Textual scholarship

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