Oct 28, 2021 - Sale 2584

Sale 2584 - Lot 169

Price Realized: $ 7,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS and OSBOURNE, LLOYD. The Ebb-Tide. A Trio and Quartette. 8vo, original pictorial tan cloth; dust jacket priced "6/-," two small cloth tape mends on verso along top of rear/spine panel fold, bottom 1 x 2 1/2 inch portion of spine panel lost extending slightly into front panel, closed tears along flap folds, corners and head of spine panel with small chips, light dust soiling; contents clean; cloth chemise and 1/4 morocco slipcase. First edition in the exceedingly rare original dust jacket, unopened copy. The first copy to appear at auction in the jacket according to ABPC and Rare Book Hub, and only one copy found in commerce. A true rarity. London: William Heinemann, 1894