Item #53743 AN OUTCAST OF THE ISLANDS. Joseph Conrad.


London: Fisher Unwin, 1896. First edition. His second book. Only 3,000 copies printed [Wise 2]. With a number of typographical errors, as called for [Cagle A2a(1)]. Inspired by his experience as chief mate of a small steamer, and basis for the 1951 film of the same name. 8vo green cloth boards stamped in gilt on spine; top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Contemporaneous name and date on front endpaper ("F. C. Poynder/ Dec. 21, 1898). Good or better with binding shaken, spine a bit cocked, rear corner bumped, and spine ends fraying.
Item #53743

Price: $500.00

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