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1926 THE SUN ALSO RISES Ernest Hemingway Modern Library Dust Jacket

Regular price $180.00

This is 1926 Modern Library edition of Ernest Hemingway's, "The Sun Also Rises". The book features a hardcover binding and comes with a dust jacket in a clear archival sleeve for protection. The dustjacket has the Modern Library catalog printed on the backside and the books have a price of 95 cents. There is wear around the edges and it shows evidence of old tape. Price penciled in on front end page. This edition is in English.


The Sun Also Rises portrays the lives of the Lost Generation, the group of men and women whose early adulthood was consumed by World War I, a war that set new standards for killing. The novel is about being uncomfortable in things that should be easy and heartwarming: attending a bullfight, trust in friendship, or enjoying a drink. The book contains the lives and interactions of people who are constantly seeking fulfillment and happiness in fleeting things. The book was thrown into the Nazi bonfires in 1932 and was banned in Italy for its military ideology. It has been banned all over the world for profanity, promiscuity, and decadence. If you celebrate the freedom to read , "The Sun Also Rises" is an excellent addition to your banned book library.


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