NEXT LIVE BOOK FAIR - LONDON CHRISTMAS ON SAT 4th DECEMBER (click here).  THE TOPSHAM FAIR ON SUN 28th NOVEMBER HAS BEEN CANCELLED.       
CLICK
HERE TO SEE DETAILS OF ALL OUR FAIRS.  N.B. COVID PRECAUTIONS WILL BE IN PLACE.

THE OCTOBER ONLINE BOOK FAIR IS OPEN.  CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT MORE.

Book Description

The Reprint Society. London. (1952) 1953 illustrated edition. 8vo (152 x 221mm). Pp117. B/w illustrations by C.F. Tunnicliffe and Raymond Sheppard, pictorial end-papers. Blue-green cloth, spine titled in silver-gilt on red printed label, silver-gilt marlin motif to upper board. The first illustrated edition. Very good copy in slightly used dust-wrapper.
Dealer Notes
Hemingway's Pulitzer Prize-winning short novel about the epic battle between an old Cuban fisherman and a fifteen-hundred pound marlin. Grissom "A.24.3.a1 Second English edition, first printing, first issue (1953)."
Author Ernest Hemingway
Date 1953
Binding Cloth
Publisher The Reprint Society
Illustrator C F Tunicliffe
Condition Very Good
Pages 117

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.

Join PBFA

Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.
Find Out More