THE TORRENTS OF SPRING: A Romantic Novel in Honor of the Passing of a Great Race. Ernest Hemingway.
THE TORRENTS OF SPRING: A Romantic Novel in Honor of the Passing of a Great Race

THE TORRENTS OF SPRING: A Romantic Novel in Honor of the Passing of a Great Race

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972. Hardcover. First edition thus, a reissue of the 1926 novella originally published by Boni & Liveright. Hemingway's first long work, The Torrents of Spring concerns two men who work at a pump factory in northern Michigan. It was written as a parody of Sherwood Anderson's Dark Laughter (1925), but also satirizes the literary tendencies of D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and John Dos Passos, among others. Octavo. Original orange paper-covered boards, with black titles. The contents are lightly toned, as usual; else a near fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with some light sun fading along the spine. Near fine / Near fine. Item #66243
ISBN: 0684130882

Price: $50.00

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