'Hemingway's style is a superb vehicle for revealing tenderness of feeling beneath descriptions of brutality' Guardian
The Essential Hemingway brings together a wide selection of Hemingway's works, providing the perfect introduction to his extensive writing. The collection includes the full text of Fiesta, Hemingway's first major novel; long extracts from his three greatest works of fiction, A Farewell to Arms, To Have and Have Not and For Whom the Bell Tolls; twenty-five complete short stories; and the breathtaking epilogue to Death in the Afternoon.
“An excellent story-teller, intense and skillful”
“He can perform prodigies. He can fascinate us by pure evocation, by the tensity of the situation”
Times Literary Supplement
“Hemingway's style, at its best, is a superb vehicle for revealing tenderness of feeling beneath descriptions of brutality”