Lot 66: CONRAD, JOSEPH. Almayer's Folly. A Story of an Eastern River.
November 10, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: CONRAD, JOSEPH. Almayer's Folly. A Story of an Eastern River. Half-title. Title in red and black. 8vo, original dark green cloth, few insignificant stains, spine gilt lettered and uniformly faded to brown, spine head chipped, top edges gilt, others uncut; rear hinge and a few signatures starting, ownership inscription, Eugene Plunkett bookplate and bookseller's label to front pastedown. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1895
Notes: first edition of conrad's first book, first issue with missing full stop in headline on page 43 and missing letters on page 110. Wise 1.