MOBY DICK, by Herman Melville - 1943 SIGNED Limited Edition


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Moby Dick

by Herman Melville

illustrated by Boardman Robinson

Signed by illustrator. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1943 

Hardbacks are overall in GOOD+ condition.

  • Signed by illustrator
  • Limited Editions Club #860
  • Two volume set
  • Leather bound boards show scuffing, some dirt, and edgewear. Corners are gently bumped and scuffed. (please see photos)
  • Spine has gilt lettering and is sunned with scratches and scuffs.  Head and foot are scuffed. (Please see photo)
  • Binding is secure.
  • Illustrations are bright and clear, plates are tipped-in.
  • Interior is gently age-toned.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • Text block edges are dyed black.
  • 1" bookseller sticker on rear pastedown of Vol. 2 
  • Missing slipcase
  • VK2020.1027

615 pages. 7.5X10.25 inches each.

Limited edition issue of the classic novel. "Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is an 1851 novel by American writer Herman Melville. The book is the sailor Ishmael's narrative of the obsessive quest of Ahab, captain of the whaling ship Pequod, for revenge on Moby Dick, the giant white sperm whale that on the ship's previous voyage bit off Ahab's leg at the knee." (Wikipedia)

EDITION POINTS: Signed by illustrator. 

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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