Olaf Stapledon - Odd John - Methuen, 1935, First Edition.


Availability: In Stock Out Of Stock
Code: 8864

£1,500.00 £0.00
Earn 0 Rewards Points

SOLD
ADD TO WISHLIST

London, Methuen, 1935. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A very good copy. The first issue of the jacket and book. Currey has no proirity between the first two issues with ads dated 535 and 835 (May, 1935 and August, 1935). It would seem logical that the first batch of books to have ads inserted would be those dated 535 and the later batch being 835, there is however nothing to assert that given the publication date of October. Personally, I would suggest that the 535 state would the preferred one. The main text block is otherwise indistinguishable. The jacket is complete with moderate edgewear, head of spine crushed with some tears and creasing. Forecorners and lower tip similar, but to a lesser extent. Prelims foxed a little. A slight lean and some bumping to the spine tips. All in all a respectable copy that's rarely found in fine condition. Cover art by Eric Fraser [8864, Hyraxia Books].

Have a question?






You may also like

Various - A Small Collection of Books from PS Publishing - PS Publishing, , Signed Limited Edition.

Various - A Small Collection of Books from PS Publishing - PS Publishing, Signed Limited Editions.

£120.00
Edgar Rice Burroughs - A Typed Letter Signed [TLS] - , 1930, . Signed

Edgar Rice Burroughs - A Typed Letter Signed [TLS]

£475.00
E.H. Visiak - Medusa - Gollancz, 1929, Signed First Edition.

E.H. Visiak - Medusa - Gollancz, 1929, Signed First Edition.

£1,500.00
Robert A. Heinlein - Friday - Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1982, Signed First Edition.

Robert A. Heinlein - Friday - Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1982, Signed First Edition.

£400.00
Neil Gaiman & Michael Reeves - Eternity's Wheel - Subterranean Press, 2016, Limited Edition.  Signed

Neil Gaiman & Michael Reeves - Eternity's Wheel - Subterranean Press, 2016, Limited Edition. Signed

£100.00
Kobo Abe - Inter Ice Age 4 - Jonathan Cape, 1970, First Edition.

Kobo Abe - Inter Ice Age 4 - Jonathan Cape, 1970, First Edition.

£150.00
Sylvia Engdahl - Enchanters from the Stars - Gollancz, UK, 1974 - Signed First Edition

Sylvia Engdahl - Enchanters from the Stars - Gollancz, UK, 1974 - Signed First Edition

£60.00
George Locke [ed.] - Worlds Apart - Cornmarket Reprints, 1972, First Edition.

George Locke [ed.] - Worlds Apart - Cornmarket Reprints, 1972, First Edition.

£40.00
Keith Laumer - The Long Twilight - Robert Hale, 1976, First Edition.

Keith Laumer - The Long Twilight - Robert Hale, 1976, First Edition.

£100.00
Murray Roberts - The Earthquake-Maker - The Boys' Friend Library / Amalgamated Press, 1935, First Edition.

Murray Roberts - The Earthquake-Maker - The Boys' Friend Library / Amalgamated Press, 1935, First Edition.

£125.00
John Wyndham - The John Wyndham Omnibus [including] Day of the Triffids, Kraken Wakes and Crysalids - Michael Joseph, 1964, First Edition.

John Wyndham - The John Wyndham Omnibus [including] Day of the Triffids, Kraken Wakes and Crysalids - Michael Joseph, 1964, First Edition.

£120.00
John Taine - The Gold Tooth - E.P. Dutton, 1927, First Edition.

John Taine - The Gold Tooth - E.P. Dutton, 1927, First Edition.

£100.00
John Brunner - Autograph Letter Signed (ALS) - 1973, UK Signed First Edition

John Brunner - Typed Letter Signed (TLS) - 1973

£40.00
John Scalzi - Old Man's War - Tor, 2005, First Edition.

John Scalzi - Old Man's War - Tor, 2005, First Edition.

£425.00
Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke - 2001: A Space Odyssey: A Souvenir Brochure - National Publishers, 1968, US First Edition

Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke - 2001: A Space Odyssey: A Souvenir Brochure - National Publishers, 1968, US First Edition

£225.00
David Brin - The River of Time - Dark Harvest, 1986, US Signed Limited Edition

David Brin - The River of Time - Dark Harvest, 1986, US Signed Limited Edition

£120.00
Zenna Henderson - Pilgrimage: The Book of the People - Gollancz, 1962, First Edition.

Zenna Henderson - Pilgrimage: The Book of the People - Gollancz, 1962, First Edition.

£400.00
Adam Roberts - Park Polar - PS Publishing, UK, 2001 - Signed Limited Edition

Adam Roberts - Park Polar - PS Publishing, UK, 2001 - Signed Limited Edition

£20.00
Jack Williamson - The Humanoids - Museum Press, 1953, UK First Edition

Jack Williamson - The Humanoids - Museum Press, 1953, UK First Edition

£60.00
K.W. Jeter - Dr. Adder - Bluejay Books, 1984, Signed Limited Edition.

K.W. Jeter - Dr. Adder - Bluejay Books, 1984, Signed Limited Edition.

£75.00

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

Powered by ShopWired, UK Ecommerce Platform