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Lot 27•W
CONRAD (JOSEPH) Chance, FIRST EDITION, [1914]; and others (c.40)
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CONRAD (JOSEPH)
Chance, FIRST EDITION, fourth issue, cancel title dated 1913 inserted by Methuen (not Wise, as was once thought), to cater for collectors who wanted a 1913 title (about 50 copies of the real first issue with integral 1913 title survived, according to the publisher's records), original green cloth, gilt, 1913 [1914]--JORDAN (WILLIAM GEORGE) Feodor Vladimir Larrovitch; an Appreciation of his Life and Works, first edition of this convincing hoax, cloth, New York, Author's Club, 1918--HIATT (ALFRED) The Making of Medieval Forgeries, cloth, dust-jacket, 2004; and others, 8vo and 4to (c.40)
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