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Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea, First Edition, Signed by Joe DiMaggio.

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea, First Edition, Signed by Joe DiMaggio. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1952.
First edition, with the letter "A" and Scribner's mark on copyright page, signed by DiMaggio on the half-title; in the original dust jacket, the portrait of Hemingway on the back panel with a blue cast, and without mention of the Nobel Prize, 8 x 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Charles Scribner, Charles Scribner's Sons, Ernest Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917–1961, Hemingway, Joe DiMaggio, Scribner's Magazine, The Old Man and the Sea

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