The Old Man and the Sea Leather Wrapped Book
One of Hemingway's most enduring works, The Old Man and the Sea is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down on his luck, and his supreme ordeal — a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Here Hemingway recasts, in strikingly contemporary style, the classic theme of courage in the face of defeat, of personal triumph won from loss. Written in 1952, this hugely successful novella confirmed his power and presence in the literary world and played a large part in his winning the 1954 Nobel Prize for Literature.
- Hand-bound leather.
- 98 pages.
- 6 1/4" x 9 3/4".