The Collector

by Fowles, John

The Collector is the title of a 1963 novel by John Fowles. It was made into a movie in 1965.

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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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TBCL The Book Collector's Library
Published
1963
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1st Edition
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$18,000.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. True First Edition in Black Boards. Crown 8vo, pp. 283. An exception copy of what is likely the original trial or advance binding preceding the usual brown cloth. In all likelihood a miniscule number of these black cloth bindings were distributed.… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by FOWLES JOHN

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James M Pickard, ABA, ILAB, PBFA.
Published
1963
Edition
First Edition
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$6,127.20

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London: Cape, 1963. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. First UK Edition. THE EXCESSIVELY SCARCE issue in black cloth with no top-edge stain. A near fine (or better) copy with just a hint of foxing to the page block edges in like first issue D/W priced 18s net to the inside flap (as called for). … Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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TBCL The Book Collector's Library
Published
1963
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1st Edition
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$1,750.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition in brown boards [preceded by a very rare first issue in black boards]. Crown 8vo, pp. 283. First edition in a very fine, first state [p/c] dustwrapper without reviews [this dustwrapper review thing is a red herring - no… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Bookbid Rare Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$1,750.00

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Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition, HC w/ Dustjacket. Comes in custom made slipcover. Book: Fine. Interior is tight and clean. Rare black boards with some markings and stains around textblock and fore edge, though the top edge is NOT stained. Very minimal and light markings and stains on pastedown and free endpaper on back.… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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Type Punch Matrix
Published
1963
Condition
Fine in near-fine jacket
Edition
First edition
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$1,500.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First edition. Fine in near-fine jacket. Inscribed first printing of the still-shocking story of captivity and resistance. Fowles's first published novel, a brutal work whose end is promised in its beginning, and which keeps every promise it makes. Full of allusions to THE TEMPEST - the Collector takes the false name Ferdinand; his captive… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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B & B Rare Books, Ltd., ABAA
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,400.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963 First edition, first printing of the author's first book. Presentation copy, signed and inscribed by Fowles to the front endpaper: "To Margaret Davies/ with the author's regards/ John Fowles/ [crossed out number] October 1st, 1963/ Cheltenham." Original publisher's orange cloth, spine lettered in gilt; original first issue dust jacket, designed by Tom Adams. About fine with… Read more
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$1,400.00
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,250.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First Edition. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition, first printing. Signed by John Fowles on the title page. Near Fine with light edge wear, light toning and foxing, in like unclipped dust jacket. A lovely copy.
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The Collector

by FOWLES, JOHN

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Hard To Find Books
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$1,218.35

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Jonathan Cape 1963. First edition, uncorrected proof copy, very scarce! Octavo, patterned light card covers, black lettering to spine, 283pp, VG- (heavy creasing to spine with 2.5cm loss to bottom spine extrem, heavy sellotape repair to full spine, moderate scuffing to cover edges with light surface loss, light tea cup stain to front cover, moderate foxing & tanning to… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Bookbid Rare Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$1,200.00

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Jonathan Cape, London, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. INSCRIBED FIRST UK EDITION of John Fowles' The Collector. Published in London by Jonathan Cape in 1963. First Published 1963 stated on copyright page. INSCRIBED by the author on a laid-in bookplate; inscription reads "Gill Moody, Johnson City/John Fowles/with sincerest good wishes/August, 2001 "Book fine. DJ fine. DJ price reads… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by FOWLES JOHN

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James M Pickard, ABA, ILAB, PBFA.
Published
1963
Edition
First Edition
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$1,089.28

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London: Cape, 1963. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. First UK Edition. A near fine (or better) copy in like D/W. Original rust-coloured cloth with gilt lettering to the spine and magenta top-stain. First issue D/W priced 18s net to the inside flap without the blurbs on the back cover. Signed… Read more
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The Collector

by John Fowles

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Grayshelf Books, IOBA, TXBA
Published
1963-06
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780316290968
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$1,100.00

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Stated First American Edition/First Printing with no mention of subsequent printings (first state point at the time, number lines included starting in 1988); A Near Fine book in a Near Fine price clipped dust jacket. Flat SIGNED by the author on the title page. A beautiful copy of this extraordinary novel by the award winning and critically acclaimed author of… Read more
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The Collector.

by FOWLES, John.

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Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
Published
[1963.
Condition
Slight bump to one corner; otherwise a fine copy in a fine dust jacket.
Edition
First edition, in the first dust jacket.
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$1,000.00

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London:: Jonathan Cape,, [1963.. First edition, in the first dust jacket.. publisher's boards in dust jacket.. Slight bump to one corner; otherwise a fine copy in a fine dust jacket.. 8vo,. Author's first book.
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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Book Bazaar
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition
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$977.50

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 283 pages. Pages v/g condition. PInk top edges. Rust colored cloth, tail of spine and bottom edges lighlty bumped. Gilt title on spine. Beige and white dust jacket illsutrated in color on upper cover. DJ price clipped. NF/NF. 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The Collector

by FOWLES, John

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
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$950.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Fine in an about fine, first issue dustwrapper (without the reviews) with a couple of minute rub marks. The author's first book, a masterful account of obsession which was the basis for the William Wyler film with Terence Stamp and Samantha Eggar. Significantly nicer than usually encountered.
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Peruse the Stacks
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$875.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. Uncorrected Proof of this first novel from Fowles. Original printed wrappers from Cape remain bright with just a few minor spots of soiling. The spine shows some creasing with light rubbing along rear joint and at spine ends. Bookplate signed by Fowles in Lyme… Read more
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The Collector

by FOWLES, John (1926-2005)

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Adrian Harrington Rare Books
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$816.96

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. [Psychological Horror] FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Octavo (20 x 13cm), pp.283 [1]. Publisher's orange cloth with gilt titles to spine and top edge orange. With the first issue dust-jacket designed by Tom Adams, priced at 18s. Very light rubbing and a couple of small chips and closed tears to jacket edges, with some light toning… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Bookbid Rare Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$800.00

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Jonathan Cape, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Published in London by Jonathan Cape in 1963. First edition, indicated by statement "First Published 1963" on the copyright page. This copy is INSCRIBED by author in a tipped-in slip, "Ernest Rasdall/ Best Wishes/ John Fowles/ 20.viii.1966." Book fine. DJ near fine except for sunning on spine. DJ price is… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by FOWLES. JOHN

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Paul Foster Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
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$748.88

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Jonathan Cape. London. 1963. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (7.7 x 5.2 inches). The Authors first novel. Neat three line inscription (interestingly from a J. Fowles, but not the author) on the front blank endpaper, otherwise a very good copy in a very good dustwrapper with some light rubbing to the extremities and marking to the rear panel but still overall… Read more
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The Collector -- Signed

by Fowles, John

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Magus Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$750.00

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Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition . Fine. Near-fine with a touch of shelf wear and slight fading to publisher's topstain, otherwise clean and tight. In a fine dust jacket with price intact. SIGNED AND DATED BY JOHN FOWLES on the flyleaf, above which is a brief gift inscription from the year of publication ("To Anne from… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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L. W. Currey, Inc.
Published
1963
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$750.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's first book. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-39. A fine copy in fine price-clipped first state dust jacket without review comments on flap. (#15274)
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
[1963.]
Condition
A fine copy in fine first state dust jacket ( without review comments on flap) which is price clipped. (6752)
Edition
First edition
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$750.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, [1963.]. First edition. A fine copy in fine first state dust jacket ( without review comments on flap) which is price clipped. (6752). Octavo, boards. The author's first book. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-39.
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Bookbid Rare Books
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780440313359
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$750.00

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Jonathan Cape. 1st Edition. Soft cover. First edition, London, 1963. Uncorrected Proof. Ppr. Book very good, minor rubbing along joints and spine, minor wear at corners, a few tiny stains on front, some creasing marks along spine from opening book at various pages, sligth discoloration on second interior page, title page, and at edges of pages, book slightly bent… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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L. W. Currey, Inc.
Published
1963
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$650.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. Octavo, boards. First edition. The author's first book. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-39. A fine copy in near fine first state dust jacket with some foxing to rear panel and small internal stain on front panel (no show through), Overall, an attractive copy. (#7561)
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1963
Condition
Fine in nearly fine first state dust jacket ( without review comments on flap) with some foxing to rear panel and small internal
Edition
First edition
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$650.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First edition. Fine in nearly fine first state dust jacket ( without review comments on flap) with some foxing to rear panel and small internal stain on front panel (no show through). Still an attractive copy. (6753). Octavo, boards. The author's first book. Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-39.
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The Collector.

by FOWLES, John.

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Peter Harrington
Published
1963
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$646.76

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. Uncorrected proof copy. Octavo. Original green and white patterned wrappers printed in black. Spine rolled and toned, wrappers a little rubbed and marked, minor creasing to top corner of contents. Very good condition.
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The Collector

by Fowles, John:

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Bryars and Bryars
Published
1963
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$612.72

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First edition. 8vo. pp. 282. Original rust-coloured cloth and magenta top-stain. First issue dustwrapper with price still intact, without the reviews on the back cover. A pleasant example. Book
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Foster Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$612.72

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London: Jonathan Cape 1963. 8vo. First edition. 283 pp. Publisher's brown boards in pictorial dust jacket. Dj now protected in a clear plastic sleeve. Very slight wear to dj spine ends. Not price-clipped with '18s net' on the flap. Internally clean. No ownership marks. A Near Fine/Near Fine copy of the author's first book. . Near Fine. Hardback. First Edition.… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Booked Up, Inc.
Published
1963
Condition
Good
Edition
Advance Copy
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$600.00

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Boston / Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. Advance Copy. Good. Advance Copy. Soft Cover. Lean to spine. Covers faded and soiled with chips and tears.
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$600.00
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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Loe Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$483.37

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First edition, first impression; pp. 282. Original dust jacket very good and bright, with slight rubbing, no foxing, very slightly stained to the reverse, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard-back binding, very good and bright with minimal wear, gilt bright. Contents clean and tight, front free end paper… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Aquila Books
Published
1963
Condition
near fine
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$440.17

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. Undetermined. near fine. 1st Edition. 283pp. 12mo. Unclipped illustrated dust jacket over rust-coloured cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. Upper corner of front board lightly bumped. Two very small spots of discoloration to rear board, else binding tight and clean. Top edge died red. Internally clean. Jacket with some light rubbing… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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TBCL The Book Collector's Library
Published
1963
Edition
1st Edition
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$423.75

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. Advance Proof Copy of the author's first book. An essentially fine copy in stiff card wrappers a trifle sunned.....
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The Collector

by John Fowles

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Hyraxia
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$374.44

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Boston: Little, Brown & Company. Boston, Little, Brown & Company, 1963. First Edition. First Impression. A very good copy. Some wear and rubbing to the spine tips and corners, top of spine a little nibbled. Some toning to the rear panel. Price-clipped. Inscribed by the author "Cheryl Holley / with warmest good / wishes / John Fowles / Lyme Regis… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Trilby & Co. Books
Published
1963-01-01
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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Little Brown, 1963-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Signed. SIGNED, without inscription, by John Fowles on the title page. The volume is pushed at the spine ends, has a circular stain on the front board and a small stain on the bottom page edges. The unclipped dust jacket, sleeved in protective cover, has light toning on… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Magus Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$350.00

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Jonathan Cape, 1963. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included. 1st British edition. Fine in a near-fine dust jacket with price intact--a touch of wear at the corners and very slight soiling to the back panel. Overall a beautiful copy. We have the largest selection of John Fowles first editions for sale in the world--please… Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Common Crow Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First UK edition
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$320.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1963. First UK edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 1963, First UK Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket, art by Tom Adams, first issue without reviews. A sharp, square, unmarked copy. The only flaw is the previous owner stamped her name in a small area across the foredge of the text-block. Bookseller's… Read more
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COLLECTOR

by Fowles John

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Buddenbrooks, Inc.
Published
1963
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$302.50

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. First American Edition of the Author's First Book. 8vo, publisher’s original terra cotta cloth, the spine with maroon label background gilt lettered, in the original pictorially decorated dustjacket. (8), 305 pp. A fine copy in fine jacket with just a touch of age. … Read more
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1963
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$296.40

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Jonathan Cape, London, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Tom Adams -- Cover Art. 390 g.; VIII, 284 pages, last page blank. Tan coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Red coloured tint to the top block edge. Light of rubbing to the book corners. Light browning and very… Read more
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The Collector

by FOWLES, John

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Argosy Book Store
Published
1963
Condition
very good(+)
Edition
First
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$300.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1963. First. paperback. very good(+). 8vo, printed pale yellow wrappers with image of a butterfly (slight soil). Boston: Little Brown, (1963). First American Edition.<br/><br/> Advance copy. "We believe (it) will be one of the most talked about books of 1963..."<br/><br/>
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THE COLLECTOR

by Fowles, John

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THE FINE BOOKS COMPANY
Published
1963
Edition
First Edition
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$289.38

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** PREPUBLICATION COPY ** THE COLLECTOR, Little Brown, 1963, first American edition, a sharp vg+ copy in wraps of this advance reading copy of the authors first book! SIGNED by the author on a bookplate laid in.
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Chapter 1 Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$280.00

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Jonathan Cape, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. the jacket is frayed at the top of the spine with a few small tears. only a couple of mm of paper loss. the bottom of the spine is a little creased with very little loss. the jacket is also shelf rubbed and the back is marked. the jacket… Read more
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The Collector

by John Fowles

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Lasting Words Ltd
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$272.32

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UK: Cape, 1963. First Edition . Cloth. Very Good ++/Very Good+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1st Edition 1963. A good example of the authors first book. Correct 1st state wrapper. Book is very good++ and bright. Contents very good. The complete wrapper is very good++ and bright. Edges lightly rubbed. Miniscule loss to spine… Read more
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The Collector

by FOWLES, John

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Lorne Bair Rare Books
Published
1963
Edition
First American Edition
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$250.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. First American Edition. First Printing. Octavo; rust-colored paper-covered boards, titled and blocked in gilt and dark brown on spine; yellow topstain; dustjacket; 305pp, [4]. Bookplate signed by the author loosely laid in, with the brief note "a cold day, 1996" below his written name. Rough erasure to contemporary owner's name and date on… Read more
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$250.00
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The Collector

by FOWLES, John

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
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$250.00

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Boston: Little, Brown, 1963. Softcover. Fine. Advance Reading Copy of the first American edition. Wrappers. Fine. Letter from the publisher and an order form for the book laid in. Author's first book.
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$250.00
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Peruse the Stacks
Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780224602174
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$250.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1974. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Later printing of this first novel from Fowles, signed on the title page. Near fine book with lightly bumped heel in like jacket which is price clipped and shows a touch of sticker residue to the bottom edge of the inner font flap.
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The Collector

by John Fowles

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Jeff Bergman Books ABAA/ILAB
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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Little Brown, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Sign Bookplate. 1st Edition. Fine Copy In Like Price Clipped Jacket. First American Edition. First Book Signed Book Plate "Lime Regis 1994 John Fowles." Beautiful Fresh Copy..
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THE COLLECTOR.

by Fowles, John.

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Waverley Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$250.00

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BOSTON: LITTLE, BROWN & COMAPNY.. Fine. 1963. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a virtually fine dj. (2 exceedingly tiny edge nicks & one 1/4"-inch tear in dj.) An exceptionally nice copy of the author's FIRST book. Basis for a film adaptation. .
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The Collector

by Fowles, John

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Arroyo Seco Books
Published
1963
Condition
Fine Book
Edition
First American Edition (Stated) 1st Printing
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$250.00

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Boston Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, 1963. First American Edition (Stated) 1st Printing. Orange Boards. Fine Book/Fine DJ. 8 1/4" Tall. 305 Pp. Salmon Boards Stamped In Gilt And Red. Top Edge Stained Yellow, As Issued. First American Printing. Book Is Fine, No Rubbing Or Marks, Small Pasadena Bookseller's Label On Front Pastedown. Dust Jacket, Was… Read more
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The Collector

by John Fowles

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mclinhavenbooks
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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USA: Little Brown and Company, 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 3rd Printing 1 Copyright date 1963 a first edition third printing copy with red cloth over boards and guilt lettering and design on the spine. Blind stamped initials on the lower right bottom corner of the front board. Top… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR

by FOWLES, JOHN

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JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS
Published
PUB 1963
Edition
FIRST AMERICAN
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$240.00

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BOSTON: LITTLE, BROWN AND CO. VERY GOOD+ IN PRINTED WRAPS. PUB 1963. FIRST AMERICAN. PAPERBACK. ISBN: ADVANCE READER'S COPY OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. YELLOW WRAPS WITH MODEST DUST SOIL, A FEW DARKER STAINS TO THE REARCOVER, BUT OTHERWISE A VERY NICE TIGHT CLEAN COPY.. Keywords: FIRST BOOK, NOVEL, ADVANCE COPY, ABCDEF.
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The Collector

by John Fowles

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Hyraxia
Published
1963
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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$238.28

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London: Jonathan Cape. London, Jonathan Cape, 1963. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A very good copy. The issue in orange boards (some were issued in black, in a very small number. No precedence has been established and thoughts vary from it being a trial or review binding, to the orange running out toward the end of the process). Some tears… Read more
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