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Joseph Conrad : a letter to William Nicholson / introduction by G. Krishnamurti.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924, author.
Joseph Conrad : a letter to William Nicholson / introduction by G. Krishnamurti.
London : Eighteen Nineties Society, MCMLXXXV [1985]
Physical Description:
[12] pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustrations, facsimiles ; 23 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR6005.O4 Z5377 1985
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Alan Richards, Yale BA 1967, JD 1972
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"This unpublished letter [3 June 1898] from Joseph Conrad to William Nicholson is of particular interest in being the only evidence of contact between the great Polish-born novelist (1857-1924) and one of the most influential artists and poster-designers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries."--Introduction.
Includes a transcription of the letter and a reproduction of it (3 pages).
"... in an edition of 550 copies, 50 copies numbered A1-A50, 500 copies numbered 1-500."--Title page verso.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 117 of 550. In publisher's original blue-green cloth; with dust jacket.
Subject Terms:
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. Correspondence.
Nicholson, William, 1872-1949 -- Correspondence.
Photomechanical prints -- 1985.
Eighteen Nineties Society, publisher.
Krishnamurti, G., writer of introduction.
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