Lot 82: Author: London, Jack. Title: The People of the Abyss - variant binding. Place Published: New York. Publisher: Macmillan Company. Date Published: 1903. Description: xiii, (1), 319, (1) + (3) ad pp. Frontispiece, plates and other illustrations from photographs by the author. (8vo) original green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition, Variant Binding. A scarce variant binding, without the decorative stamping of the standard issue. London's investigative journalism while living in the slums of East London. Only 3982 copies of the first edition printed. BAL 11877; Sisson & Martens, p. 15. Light wear to cloth; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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