John Castle, 1924. Very Good. John Castle, 1924. Very Good. Conrad (1857 - 1924), was born in Poland, learned English in his twenties, and is now considered to be one of the great writers of the English language. This volume is a collection of two of his plays which were adapted from earlier stories; as explained in the introduction by the author John Galsworthy, one of the last matters dealt with by Conrad before his death was the sanctioning the publication of this collection. First edition with 1924 on the title page and no other date listed. Green cloth binding with gold lettering on spine only. Binding tight and square, clean and bright but foxed inside front and back boards and between some of the signatures inside the book. Previous owner's name on front free end page. 127 pages plus a 4 page catalog of other titles by publisher.
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