Hemingway, Ernest

The Old Man and the Sea, 1953

Published: The Reprint Society, London

Date: 1953

This Edition first published by The Reprint Society, 1953. Green cloth covers with red title label and silver lettering to the spine, silver design to upper board, decorative endpapers, frontispiece and fully illustrated in black & white by C. F. Tunnicliffe and Raymond Sheppard. A near fine copy with clean boards and a touch of rubbing to corners, otherwise fresh, bright and firm. Internally also with remarkably clean and fresh pages and slight browning to top and fore edge as seen in photos. Unclipped dust jacket with 'Club Edition 5/- For World Books Members Only' to front inner flap, clean and bright with a couple of light marks, slight darkening to the spine and folds, chipping and rubbing to the tips of the spine and corners and a couple of edge tears. In very good condition and reinforced by an old repair to inner top and bottom edges as seen in photos. A very smart copy. 117pp.

C. F. Tunnicliffe and Raymond Sheppard

Near Fine/Very Good Jacket



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