Anonymous [William Beckford] - An Arabian Tale [Vathek] from an Unpublished Manuscript - J. Johnson, 1786, First Edition.


Availability: In Stock Out Of Stock
Code: 7613

£2,500.00 £0.00
Earn 0 Rewards Points

SOLD
ADD TO WISHLIST

London, J. Johnson, 1786. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A very good copy, bound in full later calf. A fine work of literature, an early taproot for later fantasy and further speculative fiction. A classic work of gothic literature. Five raised bands, AEG, marbled endpapers, dentelles to inside edges. A touch foxed to the first and last couple of leaves. Binding somewhat rubbed to the spine, tips and corners. Fore-edge a touch rubbed to the boards. Collation [blank, vii, 334], no terminating blank (as common). [7613, Hyraxia Books].


Have a question?






You may also like

John Milton - Comus - Heinemann, n.d. [1921 BL], First Thus.

John Milton - Comus - Heinemann, n.d. [1921 BL], First Thus.

£175.00
Anne McCaffrey - Dragonquest - Rapp & Whiting, 1973, Signed First Edition.

Anne McCaffrey - Dragonquest - Rapp & Whiting, 1973, Signed First Edition.

£825.00
William Shakespeare [Editors: Charles & Mary Cowden Clarke] - The Works - Bickers & Sons, 1887, UK First Edition

William Shakespeare [Editors: Charles & Mary Cowden Clarke] - The Works - Bickers & Sons, 1887, UK First Edition

£925.00
Ernest Hemingway - The Torrents of Spring - Jonathan Cape, UK, 1933 - First Edition

Ernest Hemingway - The Torrents of Spring - Jonathan Cape, UK, 1933 - First Edition

£175.00
David T. Lindsay - The Temple of the Flaming God - John Hamilton, n.d. [1938 BL], First Edition.

David T. Lindsay - The Temple of the Flaming God - John Hamilton, n.d. [1938 BL], First Edition.

£325.00
John Updike - The Coup - Knopf, US, 1978 - Signed Limited Edition

John Updike - The Coup - Knopf, US, 1978 - Signed Limited Edition

£125.00
Various [J.G. Ballard interest] - Ambit 100 - Ambit, 1985, Signed First Edition.

Various [J.G. Ballard interest] - Ambit 100 - Ambit, 1985, Signed First Edition.

£125.00
John Steinbeck - East of Eden - Heinemann, 1952, First Edition.

John Steinbeck - East of Eden - Heinemann, 1952, First Edition.

£175.00
Elie Wiesel - Night - MacGibbon & Kee, 1960, UK First Edition

Elie Wiesel - Night - MacGibbon & Kee, 1960, UK First Edition

£225.00
Ray Bradbury - The Silver Locusts - Rupert Hart-Davis, 1951, Signed First Edition.

Ray Bradbury - The Silver Locusts - Rupert Hart-Davis, 1951, Signed First Edition.

£1,250.00
The Open Window - Locke Ellis, UK, 1910-1911 - First Editions

The Open Window - Locke Ellis, UK, 1910-1911 - First Editions

£325.00
Sebastian Faulks - Birdsong - Hutchinson, 1993, UK Proof Edition

Sebastian Faulks - Birdsong - Hutchinson, 1993, UK Proof Edition

£100.00
Edwin Arnold - The Voyage of Ithobal - John Murray, 1901, First Edition.

Edwin Arnold - The Voyage of Ithobal - John Murray, 1901, First Edition.

£125.00
Thea Von Harbou - Metropolis - August Scherl, 1926, DE First Edition

Thea Von Harbou - Metropolis - August Scherl, 1926, DE First Edition

£3,000.00
Longus [illus. Marianne Clouzot]	Daphnis et Chloe	La Tradition	FR	1947	Limited Edition

Longus [illus. Marianne Clouzot] Daphnis et Chloe La Tradition FR 1947 Limited Edition

£175.00 £275.00
Philip K. Dick - A Scanner Darkly - Doubleday, 1977, Proof.

Philip K. Dick - A Scanner Darkly - Doubleday, 1977, Proof.

£1,250.00
Ken Follett - Storm Island - Macdonald & Jane's: A Raven Book, 1978, First Edition.

Ken Follett - Storm Island - Macdonald & Jane's: A Raven Book, 1978, First Edition.

£100.00
Jane Gaskell - A Sweet Sweet Summer - Hodder & Stoughton, 1969, First Edition.

Jane Gaskell - A Sweet Sweet Summer - Hodder & Stoughton, 1969, First Edition.

£300.00
Oliver Goldsmith - The Plays of Oliver Goldsmith Together with The Vicar of Wakefield - Henry Frowde, 1909, UK First Edition

Oliver Goldsmith - The Plays of Oliver Goldsmith Together with The Vicar of Wakefield - Henry Frowde, 1909, UK First Edition

£75.00

This website is Copyright © 2019. Email: shop@hyraxia.com, Phone: 07557 652 609