4 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,000
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
CONRAD, Joseph. Youth: A Narrative and Two Other Stories. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1902.
8o. 32-page publisher's advertisement dated "10/02" at end. (Some occasional minor spotting.) Original green decorated cloth (a few minor stains to front cover, some minor rubbing); cloth folding case.
FIRST EDITION of this important collection of short stories, which includes Heart of Darkness. Wise 10.
[With:] CONRAD. Nostromo. London and New York, 1904. 8o. Original cloth; cloth folding case. FIRST EDITION IN BOOK FORM. Wise 15. -- The Nigger of the Narcissus. London, 1898. 8o. Original cloth; cloth folding case. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, first domestic printing, with the publisher's name on spine of a uniform height and with 32-page publisher's catalogue bound at end. Cagle A3c; Wise 3. -- The Secret Agent. London, 1907. 8o. Original cloth; cloth folding case. FIRST EDITION. Wise 17. (4)
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