London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
CONRAD, Joseph (1857-1924). Almayer's Folly. A Story of an Eastern River. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1895. 8°. (Light foxing throughout). Original dark green cloth, title and imprint in gilt on spine, top edges gilt, others uncut (very slightly rubbed and marked). FIRST EDITION OF CONRAD'S FIRST BOOK, FIRST ISSUE, with missing full stop in headline on p.43 and missing letters on p.110. Wise 1.
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