first edition Hardcover
1912 · New York
by Dostoevsky, Fyodor; Garnett, Constance [Translator]
New York: Macmillan, 1912. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Octavo, 838 pages; VG-;bound in Publisher's blue cloth boards with gilt lettering; Some wear along the edges; Corners bumped and beginning to fray; Some light tearing beginning on the spine crown and tail; Spine slightly faded with some minor scuffing and a stain, text unaffected; Upper gilt edge of text block is worn; Text block typically toned; Bookplate on front paste down, with "1928" date in ink; Binding sturdy; DS consignment; Shelved case 3. True first American printing of The Brothers Karamazov, translated by Constance Garnett as the first volume of her series "The Novels of Fyodor Dostoevsky" [from the half-title page]; This printing appeared the same year as the British first edition and uses the sheets from that printing; Rare, especially in this condition.;. 1317412. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.
(Inventory #: 1317412)