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Treasure Island - 1911 version illustrated by N.C. Wyeth

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    Posted 8 years ago

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    I can't believe someone threw this out in the trash! It's in beautiful condition - appears to never even have been read. the illustrations are incredible! great use of shadow and light in them. is this book worth anything?

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    1. TubeAmp TubeAmp, 8 years ago
      Look to the illistrator's name for that answer.

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    2. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 8 years ago
      There are 1000's of this edition for sale on the internet. Finding the price shouldn't be difficult. A first edition from 1883 would be worth a bit more I suspect.
    3. tombraider, 8 years ago
      its lovely the pictures of the Pirates with tattoos is wonderful :)
    4. aesthete, 8 years ago
      This edition of _Treasure Island_ with N. C. Wyeth's illustrations was first published in 1911, and in fine condition a copy of that 1911 edition is worth quite a lot. It was N. C. Wyeth's first major commission as an illustrator, and the title was the kickoff in an extremely popular series of Scribner's Illustrated Classics. This edition is dated 1923 -- early, but not a first. The fact that is in nice shape is a plus, but it is probably not worth a great deal.
    5. aesthete, 8 years ago
      Sorry, mis-read the date on the title page -- that should be "1933," not "1923"!
    6. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 8 years ago
      thank you aesthete. i had figured it out, but that is very helpful info.
    7. tom61375, 8 years ago
      Very Cool! Love it!

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