11-15-2009 11-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2483 Boston
November 15, 2009 11:00AMCalender

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924)

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


Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924), Four titles: Tales of Unrest, New York: Charles Scribner's Son, 1898, first edition, pictorial cloth, (wear, bumped); The Nigger of the "Narcissus," London: William Heinemann, 1898, first English edition, second issue, black cloth, (leaning); To My Brethren of the Pen, privately printed, 1927, wraps; Admiralty Paper, privately printed for Jerome Kern, 1925, numbered 52 of 93, wraps; together with five titles concerning Conrad, (10 items total), (edge chipping, bumping and chipping).
Estimate $300-500

the four titles concerning Conrad:
Morely, Christopher, "Conrad and the Reporters," Garden City: 1923
Bendz, Ernst, "Joseph Conrad, An Appreciation," Gothenburg, 1923
"The Richard Curle Conrad Collection", catalogue from the American Art Association, for a sale of April 28, 1927
Symons, Arthur, "Notes on Joseph Conrad", London: 1925
Sutherland, "At Sea with Joseph Conrad," Boston/NY, 1922, in 2 volumes


Joseph Conrad, London, Charles Scribner, William Heinemann, Jerome Kern, Garden City, American Art Association