Lot 50: 2 Firsts: A FAREWELL TO ARMS + THE SUN ALSO RISES
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Hemingway, Ernest. 2 First Editions. ++ A FAREWELL TO ARMS. 1929. 1st issue, without the legal disclaimer. C-page has Scribners seal. Hanneman A8a. 8vo. Black cloth with gold paper label printed in black on spine and front cover. Very good, inner margin of first 3 preliminary leaves foxed, lacking dj. ++ THE SUN ALSO RISES. 1926. 1st issue, with p181, Line 26 having stoppped with 3 p's. Date on title page, Scribners seal on c-page. Hanneman A6. Same binding as A Farewell to Arms, spine label worn, crown frayed, minor notations on eps, lacking dj. 2.2 Lb.