Lot 247: STOKER, BRAM. Dracula.
10 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: STOKER, BRAM. Dracula. 8vo, original yellow cloth, lettered and ruled in red on covers and spine, faded somewhat, extremities rubbed with exposure to bottom edges, corners soft; joints starting, discreet bookseller's label to front pastedown, spotting confined to endpapers; housed in 1/4 morocco clamshell case. Westminster: Archibald Constable, 1897
Notes: first edition, second (or third) issue, with half-title, advert for "The Shoulder of Shasta" follows the last text page, and without publisher's catalogue at end. Dalby 10(a); Bleiler Checklist, p. 187. Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone.