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I received a different cover than the one in the image, but I do believe it was an improvement. My copy is a bright blue with the original pencil illustration of the marlin. Also, I was unclear that this was a hardcover book, but was pleasantly surprised that it was. In text, the book contains the original pencil illustrations, which are beautiful....
The Old Man and the Sea (Hardcover)
ITEM#: 2555794The last novel Ernest Hemingway saw published, The Old Man and the Sea has proved itself to be one of the enduring works of American fiction. It is the story of an old Cuban fisherman and his supreme ordeal: a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Using the simple, powerful language of a fable, Hemingway takes the timeless themes of courage in the face of defeat and personal triumph won from loss and transforms them into a magnificent twentieth-century classic.
|Genre||FICTION / Classics|
|Publisher Date||1996-06-01 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||0.65 lb|
|Series Name||Scribner Classics|
I received a different cover than the one in the image, but I do believe it was an improvement. My copy is a bright blue with the original pencil illustration of the marlin. Also, I was unclear that this was a hardcover book, but was pleasantly surprised that it was. In text, the book contains the original pencil illustrations, which are beautiful.Read More
Nice hardcover book, looks good on a book shelf. Great read, classic Hemingway!Read More
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