Edinburgh: Blackwood and Sons, 1902. First edition, presumed first issue with ads at rear dated "10/02" (vs 11/02). Includes the novella HEART OF DARKNESS, "a masterpiece of sinister deterioration" [Connolly 14] ranked by Modern Library among the hundred best novels of the 20th century. Green cloth stamped in gilt and black on front and spine. Very good or better with covers lightly rubbed and soiled, and few small stains to head of spine.