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A.C. Doyle Hound of the Baskervilles 1st Edn  

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The Hound of the Baskervilles

Doyle, Arthur Conan


George Newnes



16 plates by Sidney Paget. (8vo) 18.3x10.5 cm. (7¼x4½"), original red cloth decorated in gilt and black. First Edition.

The most famous of the Sherlock Holmes tales, based on an English fable told to Doyle by a journalist friend, Fletcher Robinson, while on holiday. First issue with 'you' for 'your' line 3 page 13. Originally issued in parts in The Strand magazine. Ownership signature of Howell, London, 1902, to front free endpaper.

Lot Amendments

Moderate wear, rubbing to ends of somewhat leaning spine, edge and corner wear; lacking front free endpaper, a few light instances of foxing; very good.

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