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The Golem by  GUSTAV MEYRINK - First American Edition, First Printing - 1928 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA and Biblio.co.uk

The Golem

by MEYRINK, GUSTAV

Condition: A lovely, very near fine copy in original purple cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket, worn at the corners and spinal extre


Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co, 1928. First American Edition, First Printing. A lovely, very near fine copy in original purple cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket, worn at the corners and spinal extremities and with a small tear at the foot of the spine.. Duodecimo. 13.5 x 19.5 cm. 287 pp. Translated from the German by Madge Pemberton. American edition, bound from the English sheets but with the frontispiece illustration not found in the English edition. Dust jacket designed by Edward McKnight Kauffer.


  • Bookseller: Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 25919
  • Title: The Golem
  • Author: MEYRINK, GUSTAV
  • Book condition: Used - A lovely, very near fine copy in original purple cloth and near fine pictorial dust jacket, worn at the corners and spinal extre
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First American Edition, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1928
  • Bookseller catalogs: LITERATURE;
  • Subjects: FICTION / General;


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