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- Conrad, Joseph
- The Nigger of the "Narcissus". London: William Heinemann, 1910
8vo, "popular edition", original red cloth with design in blind on upper cover and lettered in gilt on spine, dust-jacket, bookplate, light browning, head and foot of spine slightly sunned head and foot of dust-jacket slightly frayed
Cagle, page 31
Noted by Cagle on page 31, this is referred to as one of the later printings of the first English edition. After the first and second domestic and colonial printings of 1898 it would comprise the fifth printing. The dust-jacket, which features an illustration dated 1910, is an early example of Conrad in dust-jacket.