The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway 1972 A Modern Standard Authors Charles Scribner's Sons

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Dive into the heart of American literature with The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway, a 1972 edition by Charles Scribner's Sons. 

Initially published in 1938, this definitive collection showcases forty-nine of Hemingway's short stories, from his early days as a young foreign correspondent in Paris to his acclaimed masterpieces like "Hills Like White Elephants" and "The Snows of Kilimanjaro."

Set against the backdrops of Spain, Africa, and the American Midwest, Hemingway's stories explore themes of love, loss, and the human condition, all while showcasing his revolutionary style of prose—plain yet potent, sparse yet deeply evocative. This edition is not just a book; it's a journey through Hemingway's development as a writer, making it an indispensable treasure for collectors and literature enthusiasts alike.


  • Author: Ernest Hemingway
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Year: 1972
  • Format: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
  • Pages: 499
  • Dimensions: 9x6x1 inches
  • Condition: Good, with wear on the dust jacket. The previous owner wrote their thoughts on a page, as shown in the photos. All pages are legible

Four Key Features:

  1. Definitive Collection: Includes Hemingway's earliest works and renowned masterpieces.
  2. Evolution of Style: Traces Hemingway's growth from stark narratives to eloquent prose.
  3. Iconic Settings: Stories set in Spain, Africa, and the American Midwest.
  4. Literary Masterpiece: A testament to Hemingway's impact on 20th-century literature.

Beyond The Final Page:

This collection is a celebration of Ernest Hemingway's enduring legacy, offering readers a unique glimpse into the mind and evolution of one of America's most influential writers. It's a must-have for anyone passionate about literature's power to transcend time and place.


This vintage book has been previously loved, showing wear on the dust jacket as indicated in the photos. Despite this, the stories within remain timeless, inviting readers into Hemingway's world. Please refer to the photos for more details, and don’t hesitate to contact us for additional information or pictures.

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