"He can perform prodigies. He can fascinate us by pure evocation, by the tensity of the situation" Times Literary Supplement "The most important author since Shakespeare" The New York Times Book Review
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About the Author
Ernest Hemingway did more to change the style of English prose than any other writer of his time. Publication of The Sun Also Rises
and A Farewell to Arms
immediately established Hemingway as one of the greatest literary lights of the twentieth century. His classic novella The Old Man and the Sea
won the Pulitzer Prize in 1953. Hemingway was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954. He died in 1961.