The African Queen 1935 C.S. Forester ~ First Edition


Title: The African Queen

Author: C. S. Forester

Description: First Edition, first printing (February, 1935). Original brown foliage-pattern embossed cloth stamped in pale green. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown; small area of light soiling at top lip of a few pages (mostly ffep and half-title pages, more slightly to title page); small spot of soiling in side-margin of about eight consecutive pages, else interior clean. Dust jacket not price clipped ($2.00); chipped at foot of spine and shallow chipping at head of spine; spine faded, marked and lightly soiled; light surface blemishes; in an archival mylar sleeve. 275 pages.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company
Place: Boston
Year: 1935

Keywords: books into film, Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn, John Huston,

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