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Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894)

Lot 246: STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS

Sotheby's

December 3, 2004
New York, NY, US

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Description

Treasure Island. London, Paris & New York: Cassell & Company, 1883

8vo (7 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.; 190 x 120 mm). Unopened, half-title, frontispiece map printed in red, blue, gray and brown, 8-pp. advertisements dated 5R-1083, the "8" missing from p. 83 but the 7 stamped at p. 127; some edge foxing. Publisher's sage green cloth, gold-stamped title and imprint on spine. Red morocco solander case.

Literature

McKay 241; Wainwright 22, copy 8

Provenance

John C. Eckel (bookplate) ? Edwin John Beinecke (bookplate)

Notes

first edition, first issue.

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