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(Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$178$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924), Seven titles by and about Conrad: An Outcast of the Islands, New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1896, first American edition, wraps; The Shadow Line, Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1917, blue cloth; Laughing Anne & One Day More, two copies, one London: The Morland Press, 1923, full vellum, the other London: John Castle, 1924, green cloth; with Adams, Elbridge, Joseph Conrad: The Man, New York: William Edwin Rudge, 1925, half cloth, and Letters from Conrad 1895 to 1924, Bloomsbury: The Nonesuch Press, 1928, numbered 431 of 925 copies, red cloth; Bendz, Ernst, Joseph Conrad: An Appreciation, Gothenberg: 1932, wraps, (edge chips); all 8vo, (minor wear).
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Joseph Conrad, Outcast of the Islands, D. Appleton & Co., Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, London, John Castle, Morland Press, William Edwin Rudge, Nonesuch Press, Edwardian era, PEN, Polish nobility

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