Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Agatha Christie. Murder on the Orient Express. London: W. Collins Sons & Co. for The Crime Club, [1934]. First edition. Octavo (7.125 x 4.875 inches; 182 x 123 mm.). 254, [2, ads] pages. Publisher's orange cloth, spine and front board lettered in black. Covers lightly soiled with some minor spotting and a series of small splashes; backstrip dulled, front board faintly dulled; rear joint starting with the cloth splitting toward the bottom edge, cloth frayed; short closed tears at the upper edge of both joints; edges lightly worn; boards barely exposed at corners; front board gently bowed. Text block lightly foxed, particularly at the page edges and preliminary and terminal leaves; first and last two items very slightly sprung. Good. One of Christie's most popular works, twice adapted for the screen. Published in the U. S. as Murder in the Calais Coach.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2018
    7th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 183

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 December 9 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $614,788