Lot 107 of 222:
First Edition of Penrod, inscribed and in dust jacket  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,200
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Title:
Penrod

Author:
Tarkington, Booth

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Doubleday, Page & Company

Date:
1914

Description:

Illustrations by Gordon Grant. (8vo) original blue mesh cloth stamped in white, circular illustration on front, pictorial dust jacket. Custom chemise and morocco-backed slipcase. First Edition.

Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. First printing with page numeral 'viii' present and with 'sence' reading on page 19. Rare in the original dust jacket. Peter Parley to Penrod, p. 132.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Jacket lightly chipped, soiled, splitting along folds; light wear to binding, hinges cracked; book and jacket very good, slipcase spine faded.


 
Item number:
289685
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.