Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Upton Sinclair. The Jungle. New York: The Jungle Publishing Co., [1906]. First edition, first state copyright page but lacking the Sustainer's Edition label, signed by the author on the front free endpaper with a two-line poem fair copy from Sinclair's The Journal of Arthur Stirling: "'Where savages beasts through / forest midnight roam, / Seeking in sorrow for each- / other's joy.'" / Upton Sinclair." Octavo (7.625 x 5 inches; 194 x 128 mm.). [2, blank], [viii], 413, [1, blank], [3, ads], [1, blank] pages. Publisher's light green cloth, spine lettered in white and stamped black, front board lettered in white and decoratively stamped in black and white. Spine gently leaning; backstrip very lightly rubbed; spine ends and corners lightly worn; decorative stamping somewhat worn on the front board. Very good.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2018
    7th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 687

    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 on Mar 7, 2018 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 14 days left to consign to the 2022 January 8 Featuring The Michael Ward Collection of Western Americana & Political Signature® Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search