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Kidnapped - Being Memoirs Of The Adventures Of David Balfour In The Year 1751

 

by Robert Louis Stevenson

 

(Cassell & Company - First Edition, Second Printing 1886)

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Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Title Page with fold-out map

A Good First Edition, second printing.

Early printing status indicated by:

Book Condition - Good: Hardback, viii + 311 pages with folding coloured frontis map in a very clean condition (6mm closed tear adjoining the margin).

Moderate general wear to the original blind ruled boards and spine, moderate fading to top edge of front board, gilt spine lettering faded but still clear, plain black endpapers, firmly bound but front hinge cracking and some early internal separation (no loose pages), owner's undated signature on half title, fore-edge untrimmed with very light foxing, top edge browned, internally very clean with light edge browning.

Total weight with packaging just over 600g.

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Boards
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Title Page
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Inside
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Inside 2
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Inside 3
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson, First Edition, Cassell, 1886 - Publisher's Catalogue

Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson (Cassell & Company - First Edition, Second Printing 1886

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