The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Recently found by viaLibri....

The Medallion Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad in 22 Volumes NZ numbered
Gresham Publishing Co. Ltd, London 1925 - First Thus. The rare Medallion Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad in 22 Volumes. Originally produced in 20 volumes, with volumes 21 & 22 published in 1927 & 1928. This is a rare set to have all 22 volumes. This set was produced for a Charles A Davis and is number 246 of a limited 250 sets. The conditions of these volumes is mostly very good, however there is some very light scattered foxing to most volumes. Volumes 1, 8, 15 & 22 have a little fading to the blue boards. An example of this is shown in one of the photos. All the books are firmly bound and have only gentle shelf wear. Gilt Conrad Head devices to all front boards are bright and you will see that all the gilt titles to the spines is very bright and crisp. Published by the Gresham Publishing Co. Ltd London in 1925, except for the last two additional volumes. Each volume is inscribed in facsimile by Joseph Conrad on the first free end paper and last free end paper. None of the volumes have any inscriptions. Frontispiece photogravure in each volume Vol.I: Almayer's Folly. Tales of Unrest. / Vol.II: An Outcast of the Island. / Vol.III: The Nigger of the "Narcissus". Typhoon. / Vol.IV: Lord Jim. / Vol.V: The Inheritors. / Vol.VI: Youth and two other Stories. / Vol.VII: Romance. / Vol.VIII: Nostromo. / Vol.IX: The Mirror of the Sea. A Personal Record. / Vol.X: The Secret Agent. / Vol.XI: A Set of Six. / Vol.XII: Under Western Eyes. / Vol.XIII: 'Twixt Land and Sea. / Vol.XIV: Chance. / Vol.XV: Victory. / Vol.XVI: The Shadow-Line. Within the Tides. / Vol.XVII: The Arrow of Gold. / Vol.XVIII: The Rescue. / Vol.XIX: Notes on Life & Letters. / Vol.XX: The Rover. / Vol.XXI: Suspence. / Vol.XXII: Tales of Hearsay. Last Essays. In 22 vols. Postage will be considerable outside NZ [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: TheBookRoom (IOBA)]
Last Found On: 2017-04-30           Check availability:      AbeBooks    


Browse more rare books from the year 1925

      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     563 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     

Copyright © 2019 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.