Lot 179: LEROUX, GASTON. The Phantom of the Opera.

Swann Auction Galleries

November 10, 2016, 1:30 PM EST
New York, NY, US
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Description: LEROUX, GASTON. The Phantom of the Opera. Color frontispiece and four 2-page color illustrations by Andre Castaigne. 8vo, original pictorial brown cloth, front cover and spine stamped in white and blind, trace of wear to covers; narrow tear through pp. 72-73 with loss of letters, small chip to blank margin of p. 73. first american edition, first printing with the imprint "Press of Braunworth & Co. Bookbinders and Printers Brooklyn, N.Y." at the foot of the copyright page. New York: Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1911)
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