Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Earl Derr Biggers. The Chinese Parrot. Indianapolis: [1926]. First edition.

    More Information:

    Earl Derr Biggers. The Chinese Parrot. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, [1926]. First edition. Octavo. [iv], 316 pages. Publisher's green cloth, front board and spine lettered in red, in original dust jacket. Board edges only slightly rubbed. Page edges very lightly soiled with some spotting to the top edge; pages very faintly browning at margins. Dust jacket appears to have been coated (perhaps by an adhesive for a lining since removed); spine panel faded; folds and edges worn with light chipping, a few small interior holes and splits starting; faint soiling (or light discoloration from bleed-through) throughout. Near fine in a presentable, but good-only, dust jacket. The second Charlie Chan mystery. Adapted for the screen in 1927 and again in 1934 with the title Charlie Chan's Courage. From the KoKo Collection.



    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    14th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 333

    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 2020 September 14 - 15 Americana & Political.

    Learn about consigning with us

    You reach a customer base that is in many ways completely unknown to the major auction houses, and your marketing to this base is as professional as one could hope for. As I continue to wind down my holdings.
    Michael Z.,
    Hawthorne, NY
    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

    The Collection of James Kwis Leonard Internet Rare Books Auction
    The Collection of James Kwis Leonard Internet Rare Books Auction
    REALIZED SO FAR $300,884