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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (books not included). Pages: 31. Chapters: A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, The Old Man and theMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (books not included). Pages: 31. Chapters: A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, The Old Man and the Sea, The Sun Also Rises, True at First Light, A Moveable Feast, Green Hills of Africa, Dateline: Toronto, The Garden of Eden, To Have and Have Not, The Dangerous Summer, Death in the Afternoon, Ernest Hemingway bibliography, The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories, The Torrents of Spring, Islands in the Stream, The Nick Adams Stories, Men Without Women, Winner Take Nothing, 88 Poems. Excerpt: The Sun Also Rises is a 1926 novel written by American author Ernest Hemingway about a group of American and British expatriates who travel from Paris to the Festival of Ferm n in Pamplona to watch the running of the bulls and the bullfights. An early and enduring modernist novel, it received mixed reviews upon publication. Hemingway biographer Jeffrey Meyers writes that it is recognized as Hemingways greatest work, and Hemingway scholar Linda Wagner-Martin calls it his most important novel. The novel was published in the United States in October 1926 by the publishing house Scribners. A year later, the London publishing house Jonathan Cape published the novel with the title of Fiesta. Since then it has been continuously in print. Hemingway began writing the novel on his birthday (21 July) in 1925, finishing the draft manuscript barely two months later in September. After setting aside the manuscript for a short period, he worked on revisions during the winter of 1926. The basis for the novel was Hemingways 1925 trip to Spain. The setting was unique and memorable, showing the seedy caf life in Paris, and the excitement of the Pamplona festival, with a middle section devoted to descriptions of a fishing trip in the Pyrenees. Equally unique was Hemingways spare writing style, combined with his restrained use of descr...