[1st printing] 1896. Quarter leather with marbled paper; spine lettering and design work in gilt; 239 pps. Likely a deluxe binding, as more than one are known to exist. Barron, Horror Literature 2-27, 'Core Collection'. Bleiler, Guide to Supernatural Fiction, No. 621: "A sophisticated supernatural novel, concerned with music, evil and mysticism. . . one of the 19th Century's classics." Owner has stamped name 4 times internally; slight extremity wear. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE LOST STRADIVARIUS; Appletons' Town and ...
Publisher: D. Appleton & Co.
Publication Date: 1896
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good+ to Near Fine
Edition: First American Edition.
Book Description D. Appleton and Co., 1896. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. No Jacket. First Edition. First U.S. Edition in deluxe binding of half leather with blue and gold marbled boards, gilt spine titling.The head and tail of the spine both have large chips missing, neither affecting the soundness of the binding. The book is unmarked and the pages are a bit age toned. Extremities are worn.Free Delivery Confirmation. Bookseller Inventory # 006684a