Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1990.
An attractive first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket.
When the author's father, Ernest Hemingway, dies, his widow, Mary, is left to care for the boy and manage his inheritance. Joe, the author's brother, who is 13 at the time, is authorized to act on behalf of their father and manage the money. Joe and his friends devise a plan to perpetrate a hoax on their mother and make her think their father has left her all of his money. Joe spends months planning the deception and orchestrating the events, which culminate with a grand reveal.; 8vo; FSA.