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The Riddle of the Sands - first edition 2nd impression

£800.00

Product description

Subtitled ' A Record of Secret Service Recently Achieved'. A second impression of the first edition of Erskine Childers' famous espionage novel. 
Published 1903. 
The cloth covered hardback has some wear and discolouration but is overall sound. The binding is tight but split at the gutter on the back cover. There is some spotting of the otherwise clean pages. There is an annotation on the front free end paper and a name on the title page.
The frontispiece 'General Map' is detached.

Item details

Added value:
second impression of first edition
Author(s):
Childers, Erskine
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12.8 x 19.4 x 4 cm
Edition:
1903 second impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
338
Publisher:
Smith, Elder & Co
Title:
The Riddle of the Sands - first edition 2nd impression

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About this item

Subtitled ' A Record of Secret Service Recently Achieved'. A second impression of the first edition of Erskine Childers' famous espionage novel. 
Published 1903. 
The cloth covered hardback has some wear and discolouration but is overall sound. The binding is tight but split at the gutter on the back cover. There is some spotting of the otherwise clean pages. There is an annotation on the front free end paper and a name on the title page.
The frontispiece 'General Map' is detached.

Added value:
second impression of first edition
Author(s):
Childers, Erskine
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12.8 x 19.4 x 4 cm
Edition:
1903 second impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
338
Publisher:
Smith, Elder & Co
Title:
The Riddle of the Sands - first edition 2nd impression

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