Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Agatha Christie. Group of Eight Hercule Poirot Books. London: 1942-1963. First editions.

    More Information: Agatha Christie. Five Little Pigs. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1942. First edition. [Together with:] The Hollow. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1946. First edition. [And:] The Labours of Hercules. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1947. First edition. [And:] Taken at the Flood. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1948. First edition. [And:] Mrs McGinty's Dead. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1952. First edition. [And:] Cat Among the Pigeons. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1959. First edition. [And:] The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding. And a Selection of Entreés. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1960. First edition. [And:] The Clocks. London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1963. First edition. Eight volumes. Octavo. Various paginations. Publisher's full red cloth, spines lettered in black. Original illustrated dust jackets. All edges trimmed. Overall minimal shelf wear at extremities of bindings; corners a touch bumped and some spine ends slightly pushed. Normal mild age toning to edges and interiors of text blocks; one or two volumes with a tiny amount of faint foxing along edges; top edges generally lightly dust-soiled. Occasional faint, uneven toning to endpapers; isolated instances of minor, marginal thumbsoiling. General light rubbing and soiling to exposed panels of jacket; overall mild wear to folds and edges, with nothing more than a tiny amount of paper loss; two jackets with one or more flaps clipped; occasional short tear from edge, some closed. Handful of small spots of toning and tape repairs to versos, most clean and just a little rubbed. Very nearly fine overall.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    5th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 20
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 308

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 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 2020 September 14 - 15 Americana & Political.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    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

    2019 September 21 - 22 The David and Janice Frent Collection Presidential &  Political Americana, Part VI Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 September 21 - 22 The David and Janice Frent Collection Presidential & Political Americana, Part VI Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $648,838