HEMINGWAY, Ernest. The Garden of Eden. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1986.
8vo., cream cloth over camel-coloured boards, embossed with author's name to upper board; lettered in black to spine, with printed isbn to lower board; in the original unclipped pictorial jacket ($18.95) designed by Marek Antoniak; pp. [viii], 3-247, [i]; a fine, tight copy, the jacket evenly toned, spine a touch marked; near-fine.
First edition, stated. A posthumously-released novel, started by Hemingway in 1946. He was to work on the manuscript for the next 15 years, during which time he also wrote The Old Man and the Sea, The Dangerous Summer, A Moveable Feast, and Islands in the Stream.