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Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate List

Until you’ve consumed all of the best Hemmingway books, can you even claim to be a true fan?

1. The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition (1998)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListIn this definitive collection of Ernest Hemingway’s short stories, readers will delight in the author’s most beloved classics such as “The Snows of Kilimanjaro,” “Hills Like White Elephants,” and “A Clean, Well-Lighted Place,” and will discover seven new tales published for the first time in this collection. For Hemingway fans The Complete Short Stories is an invaluable treasury….
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

2. A Farewell to Arms: The Hemingway Library Edition (2014)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListThe definitive edition of the classic novel of love during wartime, featuring all of the alternate endings: “Fascinating…serves as an artifact of a bygone craft, with handwritten notes and long passages crossed out, giving readers a sense of an author’s process” (The New York Times).Written when Ernest Hemingway was thirty years old and lauded as the best American novel to emerge from World War I, A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse. Set against the looming horrors of the…
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway , Sean Hemingway, et al.

3. The Old Man and The Sea (1995)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListThe Old Man and the Sea is one of Hemingway’s most enduring works. Told in language of great simplicity and power, it 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…
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

4. For Whom the Bell Tolls (1995)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListIn 1937 Ernest Hemingway traveled to Spain to cover the civil war there for the North American Newspaper Alliance. Three years later he completed the greatest novel to emerge from “the good fight,” For Whom the Bell Tolls.The story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit in the mountains of Spain, it tells of loyalty and courage, love and defeat, and the tragic death of an ideal. In his portrayal of Jordan’s love for the beautiful Maria and his superb account of El Sordo’s last stand, in…
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

5. A Moveable Feast: The Restored Edition (2010)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListErnest Hemingway’s classic memoir of Paris in the 1920s, now available in a restored edition, includes the original manuscript along with insightful recollections and unfinished sketches.Published posthumously in 1964, A Moveable Feast remains one of Ernest Hemingway’s most enduring works. Since Hemingway’s personal papers were released in 1979, scholars have examined the changes made to the text before publication. Now, this special restored edition presents the original manuscript as the author prepared it to be published. Featuring a personal Foreword by Patrick…
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway , Sean Hemingway, et al.

6. To Have and Have Not (1996)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListTo Have and Have Not is the dramatic story of Harry Morgan, an honest man who is forced into running contraband between Cuba and Key West as a means of keeping his crumbling family financially afloat. His adventures lead him into the world of the wealthy and dissipated yachtsmen who throng the region, and involve him in a strange and unlikely love affair. Harshly realistic, yet with one of the most subtle and moving relationships in the Hemingway oeuvre, To Have and Have Not is literary high adventure at its finest….
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

7. In Our Time (1996)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListWhen In Our Time was published in 1925, it was praised by Ford Madox Ford, John Dos Passos, and F. Scott Fitzgerald for its simple and precise use of language to convey a wide range of complex emotions, and it earned Hemingway a place beside Sherwood Anderson and Gertrude Stein among the most promising American writers of that period. In Our Time contains several early Hemingway classics, including the famous Nick Adams stories “Indian Camp,” “The Doctor and the Doctor’s Wife,” “The Three Day Blow,” and “The Battler,” and introduces readers to the…
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

8. Vintage Classics Ernest Hemingway 7 Books Collection Set (2015)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListVintage Hemingway 8 Books Collection Set For Whom the Bell Tolls,The Old Man and the Sea,The Snows of Kilimanjaro,A Farewell to Arms,Fiesta: The Sun also Rises,A Moveable Feast,Death in the Afternoon,Green Hills of Africa….
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

9. Ernest Hemingway on Writing (1999)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListAn assemblage of reflections on the nature of writing and the writer from one the greatest American writers of the twentieth century.Throughout Hemingway’s career as a writer, he maintained that it was bad luck to talk about writing—that it takes off “whatever butterflies have on their wings and the arrangement of hawk’s feathers if you show it or talk about it.” Despite this belief, by the end of his life he had done just what he intended not to do. In his novels and stories, in letters to editors, friends, fellow…
Author(s): Larry W. Phillips

10. Curiosity Killed the Cat Sitter (Dixie Hemingway Series #1) by Blaize Clement ()

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListMass Market Paperback Publisher: by Blaize Clement (July 12, 2009) ASIN: B004HMYJ72 Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,472,291 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Jul 12, 2009

11. Mrs. Hemingway: A Novel (2014)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListThe Paris Wife was only the beginning of the story . . . Paula McLain’s New York Times–bestselling novel piqued readers’ interest about Ernest Hemingway’s romantic life. But Hadley was only one of four women married, in turn, to the legendary writer. Just as T.C. Boyle’s bestseller The Women completed the picture begun by Nancy Horan’s Loving Frank, Naomi Wood’s Mrs. Hemingway tells the story of how it was to love, and be loved by, the most famous and dashing writer of his generation. Hadley, Pauline, Martha and Mary:…
Author(s): Naomi Wood

12. The Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories (1995)

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate ListThe Snows of Kilimanjaro and Other Stories contains ten of Hemingway’s most acclaimed and popular works of short fiction. Selected from Winner Take Nothing, Men Without Women, and The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories, this collection includes “The Killers,” the first of Hemingway’s mature stories to be accepted by an American periodical; the autobiographical “Fathers and Sons,” which alludes, for the first time in Hemingway’s career, to his father’s suicide; “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber,” a “brilliant fusion of personal observation, heresay, and invention,” wrote Hemingway’s biographer, Carlos…
Author(s): Ernest Hemingway

Best Hemmingway Books: The Ultimate List

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Into the Newsroom: Exploring the Digital Production of Regional Television News

Author(s): Emma Hemmingway
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2007, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 385412

Introduction to Journalism

Author(s): Carole Fleming, Emma Hemmingway, Gillian Moore, Dave Welford
Publisher: , Year: 2005, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 525518

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