• Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 23

    CONRAD, Joseph. Notes on My Books. London, 1921. 8o. Original vellum-backed paper boards. LIMITED EDITION, number 65 of 250 copies for England, signed by Conrad. -- Almayer's Folly. A Story of an Eastern River. London, 1895. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION. Wise 1. -- The Arrow of Gold. A Story Between Two Notes. Garden City, 1919. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 40. -- Under Western Eyes. London, 1911. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 19. -- A Set of Six. London, 1908. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 18. -- Within the Tides. London and Toronto, 1915. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION. -- An Outcast of the Islands. London, 1896. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION. Together 7 works, in generally good condition. (7)

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    CONRAD, Joseph. Notes on My Books. London, 1921. 8o. Original vellum-backed paper boards. LIMITED EDITION, number 65 of 250 copies for England, signed by Conrad. -- Almayer's Folly. A Story of an Eastern River. London, 1895. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION. Wise 1. -- The Arrow of Gold. A Story Between Two Notes. Garden City, 1919. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 40. -- Under Western Eyes. London, 1911. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 19. -- A Set of Six. London, 1908. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 18. -- Within the Tides. London and Toronto, 1915. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION. -- An Outcast of the Islands. London, 1896. 8o. Original cloth. FIRST EDITION. Together 7 works, in generally good condition. (7)


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