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LOT 246

Lot 246

Joseph Conrad, (Polish/British, 1857-1924)

Joseph Conrad, (Polish/British, 1857-1924)
Lot 246 Details
Joseph Conrad, (Polish/British, 1857-1924)


8vo., 19 (of 20) vols., volume one numbered 418/780 and signed by the author (see image below), in buckram boards embossed with a facsimile of the author's signature , with linen spine
9.1 x 6.1 in — 23 x 15.5 cm

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $192
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Joseph Conrad, (Polish/British, 1857-1924)
  • Joseph Conrad, (Polish/British, 1857-1924)

Ex Library of Dr. Joe MacInnis, Toronto, ON


Water staining to several covers. Volume 20 missing.

LOT 246

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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