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Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$533$450

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

Description:

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924), The Children of the Sea and The Nigger of the "Narcissus," three edition variants, comprising: The Children of the Sea, New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1897, first published edition, pictorial cloth, (minor bumping, some cloth fading); The Nigger of the "Narcissus," London: William Heinemann, 1898, first English edition with revised title, black cloth, (minor bumping); The Nigger of the Narcissus, New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1899, the running heads printed as The Children of the Sea, possibly printed from the first American edition, wraps, with half red morocco slip-case, (good); all 8vo. BMC; Smith 3.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Mead, William Heinemann, London, Narcissus, Nigger

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