"For Whom The Bell Tolls", by Ernest Hemingway
Charles Scribner's & Sons, NY - 1940, first US edition first printing (with required A on copyright page) - 471p, 16cmx14cm - with original dust jacket with required $2.75 price tag, and in rare first state without photographer's name under Hemingway photo - condition: , book in very good condition, dust jacket has some wear and knicks, tears, split on inner flap, rare though in first state, housed in mylar cover..
For Whom the Bell Tolls is a novel by Ernest Hemingway published in 1940. It tells the story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the International Brigades attached to a republican guerrilla unit during the Spanish Civil War. As a dynamiter, he is assigned to blow up a bridge during an attack on the city of Segovia.
The novel is regarded as one of Hemingway's best works
>> Book and movie were banned in Francoist Spain, and the head of the Pulitzer prize intervened personally to ban the book from being nominated for this prestigious prize. A very nice copy. Sebastian Hau / expert
- Nombre de livres
- Auteur/ Illustrateur
- Ernest Hemingway
- Titre du livre
- For Whom The Bell Tolls
- Très bon état
- Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
- 1ère édition
- Langue originale
- Couverture rigide