Lot 227: Robert Louis Stevenson's Inland Voyage, 1st ed.
05 November 2016
Macon, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Stevenson, Robert Louis. AN INLAND VOYAGE. London: C Kegan Paul & Co., 1878. 8vo. x, 237,  pp. including woodcut title by Walter Crane. Bound in publisher's blue pictorial cloth stamped in gilt and blind. Covers with soiling/toning, spine skewed, front gutter lightly cracked. Half-title with light foxing, approximately ten leaves with early ink lines in margins (see photos), else contents are quite clean and bright. ********** The first edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's first full-length book. Only 750 copies printed. [Beinecke 12; Prideaux 1] ********** [SOLD WITH] Stevenson, Robert Louis. ISLAND NIGHTS' ENTERTAINMENTS.... London: Cassell & Company, 1893. 8vo. x, 277, [16 ads] pp. Illustrated. First edition, second issue with 16pp. publisher's catalogue dated 7 G-3.93. Publisher's gilt-stamped cloth, spine skewed, contents clean, Very Good. (2)