As he draws closer and observes the perfection of Eden, he is enraged by the obvious love for Adam and Eve, who were the reason behind God creating the garden.
The perfection of the garden reveals of God’s favor for man and his benevolence for the tender human beings that he carefully created in His own image. No Everything in the garden is described in order to reveal of God’s greatness in creating such a perfect paradise for so lowly as a creation as man.
A Fine tight copy in a Near Fine bright unclipped dust jacket with a crease to the spine.
Charles Scribner, USA, 1986, hardcover, 1st edition stated, NF book in a Fine jacket, not remaindered, bookclub or library, mylar cover, unclipped jacket, unmarked, appears unread.
Although the all the living things are perfect and without blemish, they still have the ability to choose God or to not.
Adam and Eve were given everything they could ever need.
Bound in the publisher's original quarter white cloth and tan boards with the front cover stamped in blind and the spine stamped in black. Hemingway's posthumously published novel about a young couple on their honeymoon in southern France who both become attracted to the same woman. Author's name blind stamped on front board, date of publication on title page, stated First Edition, top edge dyed gray. Text block is as Unclipped DJ has top edge/spine browning, 1/4" closed tear on top front edge.
THE GARDEN OF EDEN published twenty-five years after the author’s death, is a provocative and astonishingly modern work.” -Publisher.
The scarce uncorrected proof copy for this previously unpublished novel. With the label affixed to cover stressing extreme secrecy and noting: “We are issuing only a very limited number and are keeping complete records of the names of all recipients.” Fine copy.
Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints.