Lot 87: DOSTOYEVSKY, FEODOR. Crime and Punishment. A Russian Realistic Novel.
November 10, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: DOSTOYEVSKY, FEODOR. Crime and Punishment. A Russian Realistic Novel. Author portrait frontispiece. 8vo, publisher's russet cloth stamped in maroon and gilt, spine leaning, moderate scuffing and soiling with some exposure to extremities; front pastedown with large oval abrasion, front free endpaper lacking, contents with intermittent minor foxing. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 
Notes: first american edition. 1-page publisher's advertisement at end, with this work listed first and priced $1.50. Scarce. WorldCat lists only two copies: the Library of Congress and the University of Tennessee. Line, Bibliography of Russian Literature in English Translation to 1945.