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Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$148$125

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

Description:

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

Keywords

Joseph Conrad, London, Charles Scribner, William Heinemann, Jerome Kern, Garden City, American Art Association, Edwardian era, PEN, Polish nobility

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