A Conrad Library: A Catalogue of Printed Books, Manuscripts and Autograph Letters by Joseph Conrad

Regular price $175.00

Wise, Thomas James (ed.). Edinburgh: Dunedin Press, Ltd., 1928. Limited Edition. One of 180 copies printed on 'antique paper.' Condition (Book/DJ): Very Good/No Jacket.

Privately printed. Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering and ornament to the spine and bards, this scarce antique limited edition features numerous facsimile plates from the writings and works of Joseph Conrad. Thomas James Wise was a bibliophile who collected the Ashley Library, now housed by the British Library, and later became known for the literary forgeries and stolen documents that were resold or authenticated by him.