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The good lion
Ernest Hemingway

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The good lion
by Ernest Hemingway ; illustrated by Francesca Ivancich Scapinelli.

Published 1998 by Bradstreet Press in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English.

About the Book

A winged African lion who would rather eat pasta and scampi than antelope or Hindu traders flies to Venice for a drink and a chat with the owner-bartender of Locano Cipriani.

Edition Notes

Note at end, in English and Italian, by Arrigo Cipriani, son of Giuseppe Cipriani who served the author in his inn on the island of Torcello, Venice.

Originally published in Italian in Epoca, 1950; in English translation in Holiday, 1951. Cf. preface, signed Nancy Hoyt.

"Printed ... on a Hacker Handpress. The type is Bembo with Lydian Cursive for display ... Phelps-Schaefer Litho-Graphics Company of Brisbane, printed the illustrations. The design, letterpress printing and binding were done at Foolscap Press, Santa Cruz, in an edition limited to 250 numbered copies. Copies 1-10 are specially bound"--Colophon.

Cloth bound with mounted spine label and ill. mounted on cover.

Library has no. 65.

Genre
Juvenile fiction., Fiction.

The Physical Object

Pagination
[27] p. :
Number of pages
27

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23066013M
OCLC/WorldCat
40527717

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