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Youth: A Narrative and Two Other Stories,
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1902.. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons,, 1902.. [Heart of Darkness, and The End of the Tether.] Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine gilt, titles and floral decorations to front board in black. Bookplate to front pastedown. Spine very lightly toned, extremities a little rubbed, spine ends and corners a bit bumped, mild spotting to edges, free endpapers lightly tanned, text block gently cracked between pp. 240-1. Otherwise an excellent copy. First edition, first impression, first issue with the earliest 32-page catalogue at the rear dated 10/02. This volume collects three novellas by Conrad (1857-1924), all of which had previously been serialised in Blackwood's Magazine in 1898, 1899, and 1902 respectively. Of this volume, Conrad wrote: '"Youth" and "Heart of Darkness" are the first short stories of mine which attracted attention to my work in a wider sphere. Most critics dismissed "The End of the Tether" either with contempt or with a few cursory remarks' (Wise).
      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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