Lot 254 of 565:
Theft Play in Four Acts by London 1st issue rare  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,140
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
Theft: A Play in Four Acts

Author:
London, Jack

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Macmillan Company

Date:
1910

Description:

xii, [2], 272, [2] pp. Maroon cloth with white cloth spine, lettered in white on front cover, in black on spine, top edge gilt. First Edition, First Issue.

First issue with one blank leaf in rear. Scarce: only 990 copies printed. BAL 11919; Woodbridge 80; Sisson & Martens, p. 49. Jack London book plate on front paste-down endpaper. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light discoloration and flaking on spine and border of cover, slight wear to extremities but lettering intact; front hinge before title page starting; very good.


 
Item number:
301723
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.