Nov 14, 2017 - Sale 2462

Sale 2462 - Lot 267

Price Realized: $ 7,500
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Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS. Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. 8vo, original gilt-lettered green cloth, top edges gilt; discreet bookseller's label to front pastedown, 4 pages publisher's advertisements at end. New York: Scribner's, 1886

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superlative copy of the first american edition, preceding the English by four days. 1250 copies were issued in cloth and 3000 in wrappers. Beinecke 346; Prideaux 17; McKay 348. Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone.