Advance review copy of Across the River and into the Trees by Ernest Hemingway.
Octavo, 254pp. Illustrated wrappers, title on spine. Publication statement on copyright page. Bound at spine, solid text block. This copy was bound with an imitation of the true first state dust jacket from Jonathan Cape, with both flaps, retail price on front flap, bound to spine. Light rubbing to covers, some fading to spine. Previous ownership notation on front flyleaf. Illustrations by Hans Tisdall. (Hanneman, 44a) An attractive example.
The English edition preceded the American edition by three days, both being published in September of 1950.