Item #310034 The Old Man and the Sea. Ernest Hemingway.
The Old Man and the Sea
The Old Man and the Sea
The Old Man and the Sea
The Old Man and the Sea

The Old Man and the Sea

Scribner's, 1952. First edition, first printing. Very Good condition with Fair original dust jacket.

Scribner's printed 51,700 copies in August, 1952. These were all printed on laid paper and have an "A" on the copyright page along with the Scribner's seal. First issue dust jackets have a portrait of Hemingway on the rear panel, $3.00 price, and no mention of the Nobel Prize, Pulitzer Prize, or Book Clubs. Ink on inside flaps should be brown (this was changed to black on printings two, three, and four from 1952. Item #310034

Price: $2,500.00

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