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    Sale 2332 | Lot 64
    Price Realized: $3,500With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2332 Lot 64

      CONRAD, JOSEPH. Victory. 8vo, gilt-stamped red cloth; few small stains to covers, top edges a little dust-soiled; pictorial dust jacket, some soiling and light to moderate edgewear, spine panel ends chipped, just touching title lettering; small chip and short closed tear at upper corner of rear flap fold; publisher's advertisements ("Methuen's Popular Novels") and 31pp. publisher's catalogue dated 8/5/15 at end; J.M. Dent & Sons prospectus laid-in. London: Methuen & Co., (1915)

      Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

      first english edition, first issue with the comma after "Essex Street" on title-page. Published two months after the first American edition. "The First English Edition of Victory is of importance, as in it appeared for the first time the Author's Prefatory Note of two pages" (Wise, p. 53). in entirely unrestored, rare pictorial dust jacket. Wise 25.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $3,500