The true first editions of Nabokov's brilliant and scandalous novel, each volume priced 900 francs on the rear wrapper. Disbound from a library collection: spines lost and resewn. Underlining and minor marginalia throughout. A candidate for restoration and rebinding, and priced accordingly. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Lolita, 2 Volumes
Publisher: Paris: Olympia Press,
Publication Date: 1955
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description The Library of America, New York, 1996. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine binding. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine dust jacket. Sold as a three-volume set. The first and third volumes are First Printings of the Library of American issue of Nabokov's novels. There are remainder marks on the bottom edge of the volumes; otherwise they are clean and without marks. The dustjackets have just a trace of shelfwear; they have not been price-clipped. With silk ribbon markers bound in. Fine binding / Near Fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 279854
Book Description Olympia Press, Paris, 1955. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Issue bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's green paper covers. This First Issue has the printed price of Francs: 900 present on both wrappers. Both volumes are in great shape. The bindings are tight with NO cocking or leaning with minor wear to the panels. There is NO writing, marks or bookplates in the books. Overall, a lovely copy in collector's condition. We buy Nabokov First Editions. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-13105769846