To Have and Have Not
To Have and Have Not
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To Have and Have Not

Written by Ernest Hemingway
Published by Scribner Book Company
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A Scribner Classics Edition From one of the best writers in American literature, a classic novel about smuggling, intrigue, and love. To Have and Have Not is the dramatic story of Harry Morgan, an honest man who is forced into running contraband between Cuba and Key West as a means of keeping his crumbling family financially afloat. His adventures lead him into the world of the wealthy and dissipated yachtsmen who throng the region and involve him in a strange and unlikely love affair. In this harshly realistic, yet oddly tender and wise novel, Hemingway perceptively delineates the personal struggles of both the haves and the have nots and creates one of the most subtle and moving portraits of a love affair in his oeuvre. By turns funny and tragic, lively and poetic, remarkable in its emotional impact, To Have and Have Not is literary high adventure at its finest.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780684859231
    Publication Date
    July 6, 1999
    Page Count
    176
    Audience
    Adult
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    00266244
    WorldCat Number (OCLC)
    41792463
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0684859238

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