The first French edition of L’Adieu aux armes [Farewell to Arms] by Ernest Hemingway, a limited edition of 1180 copies. Translated by Maurice-Edgar Coindreau.
Octavo, 388pp. Gray paper wraps, title printed in black and red on cover. Numerous unopened leaves. Retail price of 40 francs on label affixed to spine. Includes the publisher’s scarce glassine dust jacket. (Hanneman D-70). From a limited edition of 1180 copies, this is number 942, as stated on limitation page. A scarce work in this condition.
This work was reissued in 1953 by Club du Meiller Livre of Paris and Live de Poche of Paris.