25 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 188
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
ACHEBE, Chinua (b.1930). Things Fall Apart. London: Heinemann, 1958. 8°. Half title. Original russet cloth, spine gilt, dust-jacket designed by C. W. Bacon (edges lightly rubbed, a few chips). FIRST EDITION OF THE AUTHOR'S FIRST NOVEL.
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