New York: The Modern Library, 1932. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. Item #2324772
1944-53 printing, Toledano 019.2, binding/jacket style 8h with 329 titles on verso, $1.25 jacket price, grey Rockwell Kent endpapers. Ink name and date on front endpaper, edges and spine of boards and jacket a bit toned, jacket edges rubbed with minimal loss from corners.
xx, 355 pp. Introduction by Ford Madox Ford. 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 battlefield—weary, demoralized men marching in the rain during the German attack on Caporetto; the profound struggle between loyalty and desertion—this gripping, semiautobiographical work captures the harsh realities of war and the pain of lovers caught in its inexorable sweep.