Random House publishers, New York; "A Personal Memoir by A.E. Hotchner"; hardbound with brown and black boards and nice gilt lettering on spine; very good condition of book and dust jacket; see pics.
Aaron Edward "A. E." Hotchner (born June 28, 1917) is an American editor, novelist, playwright, and biographer. He has written many television screenplays as well as a biography of Ernest Hemingway. He also founded organic food line Newman's Own along with Paul Newman.
Hotchner has been an editor, biographer, novelist and playwright. In 1948, he met Ernest Hemingway, and the two were close friends until Hemingway's death in 1961. Hotchner wrote Papa Hemingway, his 1966 biography of Hemingway, whose work he had also adapted for plays and television. He wrote many teleplays in the 1950s and 1960s, including adaptations of Hemingway’s The Snows of Kilimanjaro, The Killers, and The Fifth Column.