CONRAD, Joseph (1857-1924). The Secret Agent. A Simple Tale. London: Methuen & Co., 1907. 8o. 40-page publisher's advertisement at end dated Sept. 1907. Original red cloth, gilt lettered on spine (some light edgewear). Provenance: Jacques Passavant (bookplate). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, with "be be" on p.117, last line. -- Another edition. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1907. 8o. Original decorated cloth (light wear to spine). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. -- CONRAD, Joseph and Ford Madox HUEFFER. The Nature of a Crime. London: Duckworth & Co., 1924. 8o. Original red cloth; printed dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. (3)

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CONRAD, Joseph (1857-1924). The Secret Agent. A Simple Tale. London: Methuen & Co., 1907. 8o. 40-page publisher's advertisement at end dated Sept. 1907. Original red cloth, gilt lettered on spine (some light edgewear). Provenance: Jacques Passavant (bookplate). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, with "be be" on p.117, last line. -- Another edition. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1907. 8o. Original decorated cloth (light wear to spine). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. -- CONRAD, Joseph and Ford Madox HUEFFER. The Nature of a Crime. London: Duckworth & Co., 1924. 8o. Original red cloth; printed dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. (3)
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