For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
True First Edition
Published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York in 1940
Full Leather Custom Binding with Custom Leather Slipcase
Binding Details: Beautifully rebound by Derek Woolf, Solihull, England in full tan Nigerian calf leather with raised bands to the spine and gilt lettering. The pastedowns and endpapers are hand marbled. The book is housed in a custom made full leather slipcase with titling on the front.
Book Details: This is the first edition, first printing with the requisite “A” on the copyright page of Hemingway’s classic novel based on his personal experiences during the Spanish Civil War. Many consider this to be his finest work.
The book is the basis for the 1943 Sam Wood movie starring Gary Cooper and Ingrid Bergman.
The book measures approximately 8.5” x 6”, 471 pages
Condition Report: The binding and slipcase are in FINE condition. Internally complete and clean with minimal age tanning.
Photographs of the book and slipcase appear in the photo section of the listing.