• Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released January 1, 1932

£600.00

A fascinating look at the history and grandeur of bullfighting, Death in the Afternoon is also a deeper contemplation on the nature of cowardice and bravery, sport and tragedy, and is enlivened throughout by Hemingway's pungent commentary on life and literature.

Seen through his eyes, bullfighting becomes an art, a richly choreographed ballet, with performers who range from awkward amateurs to masters of great grace and cunning.

Book Condition & Notes

Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition / first printing published by Cape in 1932. A very good book in a very good unclipped wrapper with some light chipping to the head and tail of the spine. Rare UK first edition.

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Book Condition & Notes

Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition / first printing published by Cape in 1932. A very good book in a very good unclipped wrapper with some light chipping to the head and tail of the spine. Rare UK first edition.

Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.


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