Ernest Hemingway shares the sights, the sounds, the excitement, and above all, the knowledge which fuelled his passion for Spain and the bullfight. This remarkable book contains some of his finest writing, inspired by the intense life, as well as the inevitable death, of those hot, violent afternoons. A survey of the history and the Spanish traditions of bullfighting. It also contains a deeper contemplation on the nature of fear and courage.
Vintage Classics, 2000 (1932)