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The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
Paperback      ISBN: 0743273567
A young man newly rich tries to recapture the past and win back his former love, despite the fact that she has married.
A Farewell to Arms
A Farewell to Arms
Paperback      ISBN: 0684801469
A tragic wartime romance set against the brutal and chaotic backdrop of World War I is the classic story of a volunteer ambulance driver wounded on the Italian front and the English nurse he loves and leaves behind. Reprint.
For Whom the Bell Tolls
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Paperback      ISBN: 0684803356
Drawing on his involvement in the Spanish Civil War, the Nobel prize-winning author's masterpiece of time and place tells the story of Robert Jordan, an American fighting in Spain, and his suicidal stand for his beliefs. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
The Short Stories/the First Forty-Nine Stories With a Brief Preface by the Author: The First Forty-Nine Stories With a Brief Introduction by the Author
The Short Stories/the First Forty-Nine Stories With a Brief Preface by the Author
The First Forty-Nine Stories With a Brief Introduction by the Author
Paperback      ISBN: 0684803348
A classic collection of Ernest Hemingway's first forty-nine short stories features a brief introduction by the author and lesser known as well as familiar tales, including "Up in Michigan," "Fifty Grand," and "The Light of the World." Reprint. 12,500 first printing.
The Nick Adams Stories
The Nick Adams Stories
Paperback      ISBN: 0684169401
Events in the life of Hemingway's memorable character are presented chronologically in this arrangement of the stories
Sun Also Rises
Sun Also Rises
Paperback      ISBN: 0684800713
A brilliant profile of the Lost Generation, Hemingway's first bestseller captures life among the expatriates on Paris's Left Bank during the 1920s, the brutality of bullfighting in Spain, and the moral and spiritual dissolution of a generation. Reprint.
The Old Man and the Sea
The Old Man and the Sea
Paperback      ISBN: 0684801221
A new edition of a Pulitzer Prize-winning work, chronicling the endurance of a Cuban fisherman, celebrates the Hemingway centennial and coincides with the release of an animated Sony-IMAX film of the tale. Reprint. 50,000 first printing. Movie tie-in.
A Moveable Feast
A Moveable Feast
Paperback      ISBN: 068482499x
Hemingway records his five years in Paris, describing his own creative struggles and providing portraits of such fellow expatriates as Fitzgerald, Pound, and Stein
Descent into Hell
Descent into Hell
Paperback      ISBN: 0802812201
The key to Williams' mystically oriented theological thought, Descent into Hell (arguably Williams' greatest novel) is a multidimensional story about human beings who shut themselves up in their own narcissistic projections, so that they are no longer able to love, to 'co-inhere.' The result is a veritable hell.
Travels of William Bartram
Travels of William Bartram
Paperback      ISBN: 0486200132
First inexpensive, illustrated edition of early classic on American geography, plants, Indians, wildlife, early settlers. Naturalist's poetic, lovely account of travels through Florida, Georgia, Carolinas from 1773 to 1778. Influenced Coleridge, Wordsworth, Chateaubriand. "A book of extraordinary beauty..." — New York Times. 13 illustrations.