Ernest Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American short story writer, novelist, and journalist between the mid-1920s and the mid-1950s. His innovative and understated writing style had a strong influence on 20th-century fiction. Some of his most famous novels are A Farewell to Arms, (1929),The Old Man and the Sea (1952) and For Whom the Bell Tolls (1940). He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954 and many of his books are considered American literary classics. Browse through our collection of first edition novels by this recognised author.