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The Arachnid Order Chelonethida (Stanford University Publications University Series, Biological Sciences, Volume VII, Number 1 [Vol. 7, No. I])

By: Chamberlin, Joseph Conrad

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Stanford University Press: 1931

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2260279

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed to fellow arachnologist Robert L. Gering (from whose library this volume was acquired) and signed by author on dedication page, signed by author again without inscription on title page. Possible custom rebinding (we have another copy from the same collection in red cloth with gilt titles on the spine - this is plain brown cloth with no title on the exterior). Rear hinge a bit shaken. 1931 Hard Cover. 284 pp. 8vo. A study of pseudoscorpions by an arachnologist who spent much of his career as an expert in this particular field. Black-and-white diagrams throughout. View more info

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Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $40.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1921

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2262168

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing of this edition. Owner bookplate and ink stamp on front endpapers. 1921 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, [3], 492, [4] pp. 8vo. Joseph Conrad's 1904 adventure novel, set amid the mist-covered mountains of a fictional South American republic, spins a colorful tale of capitalist exploitation and rebellion. The story begins halfway through the revolution, employing flashbacks and glimpses of the future to depict the lure of silver and its effects on men — corrupting and destroying some, revealing the strengths of others. Conrad's deep moral consciousn... View more info

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Typhoon and Other Stories

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $300.00

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197192

Condition: Good


First edition, first state, with publisher's blind stamped device on rear board two pages (one leaf) of advertisements following front endpaper, windmill publisher's device on title page, copyright page does not state 'reserved for colonies only', 32 pages of ads following text. Edges rubbed, minor stain to rear board corner, hinges reinforced, ink name and address on front endpaper. 1903 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 304 pp. 8vo. Grey cloth, gilt titles. A collection of four stories by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories, originally pu... View more info

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Arrow of Gold: A Story Between Two Notes

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2196862

Condition: Good


First edition, first state, with 20 (not 21) titles opposite title page, 'credentials and apparently' on p. 5, lines 16-17. Spine leans forward slightly, lightly rubbed, pencil name on front endpaper. 1919 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 385 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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Victory: An Island Tale

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2196863

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first state, with missing quotation mark on p. 431, line 3. Precedes UK first edition by six months. Spine a bit toned, a few faint smudges on boards. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 462 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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The Shadow Line

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $150.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197190

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridges and first few leaves a bit foxed, ink name on front endpaper, front hinge just starting - spine leans slightly forward. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 227, 18 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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Tales of Unrest

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197193

Condition: Good


First American edition, which preceded the UK edition, and of which only 1250 copies were printed. Spine toned, boards lightly soiled, dedication/contents page opened poorly causing 2 inch tear along fore-edge margin. 1898 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 348 pp. 8vo. The fourth book and the first short story collection by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories. Includes: Karain: A Memory; The Idiots; An Outpost of Progress; The Return; The Lagoon.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION SHORT STORIES View more info

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Within the Tides: Tales

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $75.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197194

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first state ('litttle' for little on p. 233). Page ridge and first and last few leaves a bit foxed, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 280 pp. 8vo. A short story collection by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories. Includes: The Planter of Malata; The Partner; The Inn of the Two Witches; Because of the Dollars.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION SHORT STORIES View more info

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Victory: An Island Tale

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197195

Condition: Very Good


First edition, second state (no comma after 'Essex' on title page). The UK edition includes a preface not included in the US version. Spine faded, ink name & date on front endpaper. 1915 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 415 pp., 4-page, and 31-page publisher ad bound in following text. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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An Outcast of the Islands

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $300.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin / The Gresham Press: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197197

Condition: Good


First edition. Boards lightly rubbed with split to cloth at spine head, hinges weakening, front free endpaper affixed to paste-down, ink name & date on half-title page, fore-edge margin of a few pages lightly foxed. 1896 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 391 pp. 8vo. Author's second book. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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Notes on Life & Letters

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / The Temple Press: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197198

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Boards lightly rubbed & faded, gilt of spine titles a bit faded, ink name on front endpaper. 1921 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 354 pp. 8vo. Selections from short works originally published in periodicals, published here in book form for the first time, by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories. Includes: LETTERS: Books; Henry James; Alphonse Daudet; Guy de Maupassant; Anatole France; Turgenev; Stephen Crane: A Note without Dates; Tales of the Sea; An Observer in Malaya; A Happy Wanderer; The Life Beyond; The Ascending ... View more info

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The Rover

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $75.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197201

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridges lightly foxed.Jacket lightly rubbed. 1923 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 317 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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The Rover (The Malay Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad)

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1931

Seller ID: 2200784

Condition: Near Fine


Includes original jacket. Ink stamp on half-title page, jacket flap corners trimmed. 1931 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 286 pp. 8 x 5 5/8. 8vo. Original black cloth, yellow titles. Map and illustration on yellow endpapers. Illustrations by William Kemp Starrett. Part of the Malay Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad series, which were printed with uniform covers and wrap-around yellow jackets with two ships at sea flanked by seagulls.Author's last complete novel, depicting the rivalry of the French and English in the Mediterranean at the time of the French Revolut... View more info

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The Rover: A Story of Napoleonic Times

By: Conrad, Joseph

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2276926

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Very good in fair jacket. Rear hinge repaired, jacket toned and splitting along flap seams. 1923 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 286 pp. 8 x 5 5/8. 8vo. Original navy blue cloth, gilt titles. Author's last complete novel, depicting the rivalry of the French and English in the Mediterranean at the time of the French Revolution. An epigraph Conrad placed on the title page of this work, taken from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, later became his epitaph. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Joseph Conrad was a Polish-born English-language novelist who in 1886 became a... View more info

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Letters: Joseph Conrad to Richard Curle

By: Conrad, Joseph; Curle, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Crosby Gaige: 1928

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2205947

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, one of 859 copies (850 were printed on rag paper, 9 on green paper - the former is offered here). Spine a bit toned. 1928 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 150 pp. 8vo. A collection of 150 letters written by the early modernist author Joseph Conrad (known for Heart of Darkness, The Secret Sharer, Nigger of the Narcissus, etc.) to his literary assistant and friend Richard Curle.KEYWORDS: LITERATURE LITERARY BIOGRAPHY LETTERS CORRESPONDENCE View more info

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Suspense

By: Conrad, Joseph; Curle, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / The Temple Press: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197199

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Boards a bit rubbed & faded, ink gift note on front endpaper. 1925 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 303, 4 pp. 8vo. A novel by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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Laughing Anne & One Day More: Two Plays

By: Conrad, Joseph; Galsworthy, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: John Castle: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197196

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridge and first few leaves foxed. 1924 Hard Cover. 127 pp., 3-page publisher ad bound in following text. 8vo. Two plays by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories, with an introduction by John Galsworthy, author of The Forsyte Saga.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION THEATRE PLAYS View more info

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Tales of Hearsay

By: Conrad, Joseph; Graham, R.B. Cunninghame

Price: $75.00

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197202

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Near fine in good jacket. Small dealer bookplate on front endpaper, gilt of spine titles a bit faded.Jacket soiled with minor loss from top edge. 1925 Hard Cover. 287, [1] pp. 8vo. Four short stories by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories. Includes: The Warrior's Soul; Prince Roman; The Tale; The Black Mate.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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The Nature of a Crime

By: Conrad, Joseph; Hueffer, F.M. [Ford Madox Ford]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Duckworth & Co: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197191

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridges faintly foxed, spine & edges a bit faded. 1924 Hard Cover. 119 pp. 8vo. A collaborative work of prose by the author of The Heart of Darkness and numerous nautical stories, and F.M. Hueffer (a secondary pen name of Ford Madox Ford, author of The Good Soldier, who was born Ford Hermann Hueffer), with prefaces by both authors.Keywords: LITERATURE FICTION View more info

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The Nigger of the Narcissus

By: Conrad, Joseph; Jones, Howard Mumford; Sheets, Millard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1965

Seller ID: 2208181

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine large hardcover, spine faintly toned. Very good publisher's slipcase included, lightly rubbed and faintly toned slipcase. xviii, 161 pp. Large hardcover in publisher's slipcase. Illustrations by Millard Sheets. Includes Sandglass. The Nigger of the 'Narcissus': A Tale of the Forecastle (1897; also subtitled A Tale of the Sea and published in the US as The Children of the Sea) is a novella by Joseph Conrad. Because of its quality compared to earlier works, some have described it as marking the start of Conrad's major, or middle, period; others have placed it as the best work of his ea... View more info

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A Conrad Argosy: Youth; Heart of Darkness; Nigger of the Narcissus; Il Conde; Gaspar Ruiz; Brute; Typhoon; The Secret Sharer; Freya of the Seven Isles; The Secret Agent; The Duel; The End of the Tether; The Shadow-Line; A Personal Record; Bibliography

By: Conrad, Joseph; McFee, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc.: 1942

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2286585

Condition: Good


Lacks jacket. Edges rubbed, front hinge just starting. 1942 Large Hardcover. x, 713 pp. 11 x 9 1/2. CONTENTS: Introduction by William McFee; A Conrad Argosy: Youth; Heart of Darkness; The Nigger of the Narcissus; Il Conde; Gaspar Ruiz; The Brute; Typhoon; The Secret Sharer; Freya of the Seven Isles; The Secret Agent; The Duel; The End of the Tether; The Shadow-Line; A Personal Record; Bibliography. Joseph Conrad (born Teodor Józef Konrad Korzeniowski, 3 December 1857 - 3 August 1924) was a Polish-born British novelist. Some of his works have been labelled romantic, although Conrad's romantici... View more info

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Lord Jim: A Tale

By: Conrad, Joseph; Monserrat, Nicholas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1959

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261262

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase, Sandglass Number IX: 24 laid in. Spine faded, slipcase edges toned. 1959 Hard Cover. x, [1], 407 pp. 8vo. Conrad's moving tale of a sailor who is accused of abandoning ship. Introduction by Nicholas Monsarrat, color lithographs by Lynd Ward. Lord Jim is a novel by Joseph Conrad originally published in Blackwood's Magazine from October 1899 to November 1900. The novel is in two main parts, firstly Jim's lapse aboard the Patna and his consequent fall, and secondly an adventure story about Jim's rise and the tale's denouement amongst the people of Patusan - set in t... View more info

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Lord Jim: A Tale

By: Conrad, Joseph; Monserrat, Nicholas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1977

Seller ID: 2205690

Condition: Near Fine


Edges of endpapers slightly faded. 1977 Full-Leather. x, [4], 407 pp. 8vo. Navy blue full leather, gilt titles & decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. Conrad's moving tale of a sailor who is accused of abandoning ship. View more info

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Tales of Terror

By: Karloff, Boris; Burrage, A.M.; Hull, Helen R.; Stoker, Bram; Bierce, Ambrose; Walpole, Hugh; O. Henry; MacDonald, Philip; Benson, Robert Hugh; Faulkner, William; Poe, Edgar Allan; Conrad, Joseph; Harvey, William Fryer; Blackwood, Algernon; Onions, Oliver

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The World Publishing Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287984

Condition: Good


First edition. No jacket. Faint stain to bottom page ridge, smudge on front board, spine head and spine base lightly rubbed, pages lightly toned. 1943 Hard Cover. 317 pp. Are you afraid of the dark? You know perfectly well you are, and you may as well admit it! - Boris Karloff, from the Introduction. In 1943 - a good year for terrors both foreign and domestic - beloved acting great Boris Karloff released the stellar hardcover anthology, TALES OF TERROR. Selected and presented by the Master himself, this collection of vintage ghost stories and strange tales featured renowned writers of the weir... View more info