Crime and Punishment A Russian Realistic Novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky First US edition, first printing of the classic Russian novel. Original dark yellow cloth lettered in maroon and gilt, floral endpapers. First American edition, first state ads at rear.Very Good with spine lettering dulled, cloth at head and tail chipped, small stain and scratch to spine, a bit of staining to back board upper corner, small dampstain to upper corner of text block. Ad leaf and rear endpaper have closed horizontal marginal tear. Frontispiece of the author with tissue guard intact.
The rare first American appearance of Dostoyevsky's enduringly-popular novel. We specialize in rare and out-of-print books! The item "Crime and Punishment by FYODOR DOSTOYEVSKY First US Edition 1886 Crowell 1st" is in sale since Monday, July 2, 2018. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "burnsiderarebooks" and is located in Portland, Oregon.This item can be shipped worldwide.