Lot 298: Author: Hemingway, Ernest. Title: A Farewell to Arms. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons. Date Published: 1929. Description: (8vo) original black cloth, gilt paper cover and spine labels, dust jacket. First Edition, First Issue. Signed by the author on the title page. First issue, without the disclaimer notice on p. (x). The jacket is also the first issue, with the name of the heroine, Catherine Barkley, misspelled "Katharine Barclay" in the blurb on the inside front flap; on the rear panel are reviews of The Sun Also Rises and Men Without Women. Hanneman A8. a. Jacket with some light chipping and short tears at edges; light wear and fading to cloth and labels, hinges starting; book and jacket very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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