Ernest Hemingway

A Farewell to Arms

Added on June 20, 2016

A Farewell to Arms Ernest Hemingway Charles Scribner’s Sons, U.S.A. 1957 I bought a couple of these sturdy Hemingway novels at a thrift store a while back as reading copies. They were a dollar a piece. Checking just now on AbeBooks, I see that there were at least three versions of this book put out [...]

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The Garden of Eden – Easton Press

Added on May 21, 2015

The Garden of Eden Ernest Hemingway Easton Press, U.S.A., 1990 Hemingway worked on this novel off and on for over fifteen years, while simultaneously publishing four other novels. It remained unpublished at the time of his death in 1961. According to Wikipedia, Scribner’s edited the unfinished manuscript heavily, cutting 18 chapters and 130,000 words, along [...]

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For Whom the Bell Tolls

Added on December 27, 2013

For Whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway The Blakiston Company, Philadelphia, 1940 This book takes it title from John Donne’s Meditation No. 18, written in 1624. For Whom the Bell Tolls, which takes place during the Spanish civil war, is one of Hemingway’s masterpieces. The film adaptation starring Gary Cooper and Ingrid Bergman was nominated [...]

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The Old Man and the Sea

Added on August 1, 2013

The Old Man and the Sea Ernest Hemingway Scribner’s, U.S.A. 1952 The Old Man and the Sea came out two years after Across the River and Into the Trees, Hemingway’s most negatively reviewed novel. It seems the reviewers were still on a negative slant when The Old Man and the Sea was published. Many of [...]

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A Farewell to Arms — Hemingway Library Edition

Added on April 27, 2013

A Farewell to Arms — Hemingway Library Edition Ernest Hemingway Scribner, New York, 2012 Hemingway wrote A Farewell to Arms when he was thirty years old and it was an immediate success. Dubbed his bleakest novel, it was also his first bestseller. When this novel, set during the Italian campaign of World War 1, came [...]

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For Whom the Bell Tolls (F.E.L.)

Added on December 30, 2010

For Whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway First Edition Library, U.S.A. 1968 The First Edition Library puts out beautiful exact replicas of modern classics. There are two versions of this edition that were published simultaneously: one with a matching slipcase and one without. This is the version without the slipcase. Interestingly, the copies that did [...]

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