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

Kim Stanley Robinson - Red Mars - Harper Collins, 1992, First Edition.

Kim Stanley Robinson - Red Mars - Harper Collins, 1992, Signed First Edition.

£250.00
Peter Crowther [editor] - Postscripts 3: Spring 2005- PS Publishing, 2005, UK Signed Limited Edition

Peter Crowther [editor] - Postscripts 3: Spring 2005- PS Publishing, 2005, UK Signed Limited Edition

£100.00
Clifford Simak - Time is the Simplest Thing - Gollancz, 1962, First Edition.

Clifford Simak - Time is the Simplest Thing - Gollancz, 1962, First Edition.

£75.00
Ray Bradbury - The Day it Rained Forever - Rupert Hart-Davis, 1959, First Edition.

Ray Bradbury - The Day it Rained Forever - Rupert Hart-Davis, 1959, First Edition.

£100.00
Stephen Baxter - Timelike Infinity - Harper Collins, 1992, Signed First Edition.

Stephen Baxter - Timelike Infinity - Harper Collins, 1992, Signed First Edition.

£50.00
Arkadi & Boris Strugatski [Strugatsky] - The Final Circle of Paradise - Dobson, 1979,

Arkadi & Boris Strugatski [Strugatsky] - The Final Circle of Paradise - Dobson, 1979, First Edition.

£60.00
Ray Cummings - The Princess of the Atom - Boardman, 1951, First Edition.

Ray Cummings - The Princess of the Atom - Boardman, 1951, First Edition.

£40.00
Leah Bodine Drake - A Hornbook for Witches - Arkham House, 1950, First Edition.

Leah Bodine Drake - A Hornbook for Witches - Arkham House, 1950, First Edition.

£1,200.00
Francois-Marie Arouet de Voltaire - Micomegas - D. Wilson & T. Durham, 1753, First Edition.

Francois-Marie Arouet de Voltaire - Micromegas - D. Wilson & T. Durham, 1753, First Edition.

£2,250.00
Theodore Sturgeon - E Pluribus Unicorn - Abelard, 1959, US First Edition

Theodore Sturgeon - E Pluribus Unicorn - Abelard, 1959, UK First Edition

£50.00
Dan Simmons - The Terror - Subterranean Press, 2009, Signed Limited Edition.

Dan Simmons - The Terror - Subterranean Press, 2009, Signed Limited Edition.

£250.00
Patrick Rothfuss - The Name of the Wind - Gollancz, 2007, Signed First Edition.

Patrick Rothfuss - The Name of the Wind - Gollancz, 2007, Signed First Edition.

£1,750.00
Arthur C. Clarke - Sands of Mars - Gnome Press, 1952, First Edition.

Arthur C. Clarke - Sands of Mars - Gnome Press, 1952, First Edition.

£225.00

Bryan Berry - The Venom-Seekers - Hamilton / Panther Books, n.d. [c1953], First Edition.

£60.00
Ian Watson - The Jonah Kit - Gollancz, 1975, UK Signed First Edition

Ian Watson - The Jonah Kit - Gollancz, 1975, UK Signed First Edition

£30.00
Vadim Shefner - The Unman / Kovrigin's Chronicles - Macmillan & Co., 1980, First Edition.

Vadim Shefner - The Unman / Kovrigin's Chronicles - Macmillan & Co., 1980, First Edition.

£75.00
J.G. Ballard - Myths of the Near Future w/ Proof - Jonathan Cape, 1982, Signed First Edition.

J.G. Ballard - Myths of the Near Future - Signed First Edition w/ Proof - Jonathan Cape, 1982.

£250.00
Edmond Hamilton - The Horror on the Asteroid - Gregg, US, 1975

Edmond Hamilton - The Horror on the Asteroid - Gregg, US, 1975

£80.00
Philip Kent [Ken Bulmer] - Home is the Martian - Pearson / Tit-Bits SF Library, n.d. [1954], First Edition.

Philip Kent [Ken Bulmer] - Home is the Martian - Pearson / Tit-Bits SF Library, n.d. [1954], First Edition.

£175.00
Joseph Payne Brennan - Nine Horrors and a Dream - Arkham House, 1958, First Edition.

Joseph Payne Brennan - Nine Horrors and a Dream - Arkham House, 1958, First Edition.

£175.00

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