THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Date Published: 1952
Edition: First American Edition
Book Id: 1245
First Printing. Octavo; light blue cloth, with titles stamped in silver on spine and author signature stamped in blind on front panel; dustjacket; 140pp. A fresh, Fine copy in a Near Fine First Issue dustjacket, unclipped, with some trivial pinpoint rubbing at extremities, two small nicks at crown, and gentle sunning to spine panel.
Winner of the 1953 Pulitzer Prize, and generally considered the catalyst for Hemingway winning the Nobel Prize. Basis for the 1958 John Sturges film starring Specer Tracy. Hanneman A24a.