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Value of "The Sun Also Rises" by Ernest Hemingway, New York

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value of "The Sun Also Rises" by Ernest Hemingway, New York Charles Scribner"s Sons 1953
the book is in almost mint condition
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.
Hi There~ My name is ***** ***** I am here to help with your question. A 1953 printing of the iconic tale entitled The Sun Also Rises is a later edition. Book collectors do prefer first editions and early printings. A true first edition, first printing of this is from 1926 and those copies can sell for up to $50,000 on today’s market. A 1953 later published edition sells for a high average of $20 at retail. Please note that experts here are not employees of justanswer.com, experts are verified users who are only paid when you leave a favorable rating. If you are having trouble finding the rating button, please let me know! Your question will NOT close after you leave rating. Sincerely,Nora