Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. First Edition, First Issue, wraps.

By: STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

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STEVENSON, Robert Louis. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. London : Longmans, Green and Co., 1886. [Date on front cover – 1885 – altered by pen to 1886; Christmas-trade-delayed to Jan 1886]. Pp. (8),[1]-141,(3). Small 8vo, fawn-coloured decorated (in blue) wrapswith red and blue lettering to front cover, blank spine; housed in paper-backed red cloth chemise, full red morocco solander case, gilt lettering andfive raised bands to spine.

Prideaux, A Bibliography of the Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, 17.

Small bookplate of Frederick Locker (1821–1895, English author and bibliophile) to upper fore-corner inside rear cover.
Front cover detached but present, small chip to head and tail of spine, else very good in custom solander case.
Scarce. 6,000.00

Title: Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. First Edition, First Issue, wraps.

Author Name: STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co., London, 1886,:

Seller ID: 107699

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