ERNEST HEMINGWAY first edition inscribed GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA
ERNEST HEMINGWAY first edition inscribed GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA

ERNEST HEMINGWAY first edition inscribed GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA

$12,500.00

ERNEST HEMINGWAY

Inscribed first edition, first printing, in original first state dust jacket.

THE GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA

Published in 1935; Scribners’, New York.

Description

ERNEST HEMINGWAY

Inscribed first edition, first printing, in original first state dust jacket.

THE GREEN HILLS OF AFRICA

Published in 1935; Scribners’, New York.

“A” on copyright page.

Original price of “$2.75” still on front inner flap of dust jacket.

CONDITION: Book is in very good plus condition: no problems other than a lightly sunned

spine; gold and black print still vibrant. Green cloth covers show some lightening along cloth

edges.  Dust jacket front and back panels are bright, clean with only minor scratching and

edge wear; jacket spine show sunning matching that of the book’s spine cloth with printing

still highly readable. 

 Book has no writing in it other than Ernest Hemingway’s inscription to Ed Hanes.

EDWARD SHENTON drew decorations and illustrations (the same artist who did the

decorations and illustrations for F. Scott Fitzgerald’s TENDER IS THE NIGHT).

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