Notes On My Books.

First edition of Joseph Conrad's Notes on My Books; one of 250 numbered copies signed by him

Notes On My Books.

CONRAD, Joseph.

$650.00

Item Number: 129097

London: William Heinemann, 1921.

First edition and signed limited edition of this collection of Conrad’s notes on his major works. Octavo, original publisher’s half vellum over paper-covered boards, paper spine label, all edges untrimmed. One of two hundred and fifty numbered copies signed by the author on the limitation leaf, this is number 164. In near fine condition. Bookplate and bookseller’s ticket.

Here Conrad recounts his experiences with the writing process, intentions, and aspirations for each of his major works, including Almayer's Folly, Heart of Darkness, Lord Jim, Typhoon, Nostromo, Under Western Eyes, and The Shadow Line.

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