Lot 129 of 377:
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes in the Strand  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
[The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes] complete in The Strand Magazine Vol. II - Vol. VI; Vol. I included.
Author:
Newnes, George, editor
Place:
London
Publisher:
[The Strand Magazine]
Date:
1891-93
Description:

6 volumes. . Illustrated by Sidney Paget. (8vo), publisher's original pale blue pictorial cloth with title and decoration in gilt and black. First Appearance of "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes." Later issues.

 Burleigh Street address on cover. Bound volumes each contain 6 months of "The Strand" with Sherlock Holmes making his first Strand appearance in Vol. II, with 6 of the tales; 6 more in Vol. III; another in Vol. IV; 6 in Vol. V; and 5 in Vol. 6. Considerable other interesting content.

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Condition:
Moderate wear, rubbing with light fraying to somewhat fading spines, boards lightly soiled and rubbed; hinges starting on Volume V, occasional light foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
300197
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