The Old Man and the Sea (Discounted!)
by Earnest Hemingway
- Very Good+/Very Good-
San Anselmo, California
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All proceeds benefit The Friends of the San Anselmo Library.
The Old Man and the Sea is a novella by Ernest Hemingway, written in Cuba in 1951 and published in 1952. It was the last major work of fiction to be produced by Hemingway and published in his lifetime. One of his most famous works, it centers upon Santiago, an aging Cuban fisherman who struggles with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream.
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- Town Books of San Anselmo (US)
- Bookseller Inventory #
- The Old Man and the Sea (Discounted!)
- Earnest Hemingway
- Light blue cloth boards with embossed author name on front cover and silver titles on spine.
- Book condition
- Used - Very Good+
- Jacket condition
- Very Good-
- Quantity available
- 1st Ed. / 2nd Printing
- Charles Scribner's Sons
- Place of Publication
- New York
- Date published
- 5 3/8 X 8 3/8
- Pulitzer Prize winners, Cuba, fisherman, Marlin Fishing,
- 5 3/8 X 8 3/8
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