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Six from The Strand many featuring Sherlock Holmes  

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Six volumes from The Strand Magazine - some with first appearances of [The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes]

Newnes, George, editor


[The Strand Magazine]




  • Vol. I (Jan-Jun, 1891) publisher's cloth.
  • Vol. II (Jul-Dec, 1891) publisher's cloth.
  • Vol. V (Jan-Jun, 1893) half-calf with pebbled boards.
  • Vol. VI (Jul-Dec, 1893) half-calf with pebbled boards.
  • Vol. XXII (Jul-Dec, 1901) publisher's cloth.
  • Vol. XXIII (Jan-Jun, 1902) publisher's cloth.


The Sherlock Holmes stories were originally divided into series as follows: Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (July 1891-June 1892 and December 1892-December 1893); The Hound of the Baskervilles. Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes (August 1901-April 1902); The Return of Sherlock Holmes (October 1903-December 1904); The Valley of Fear. A New Sherlock Holmes Story (September 1914-May 1915); [Reminiscences and New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes] (September 1908-December 1911); His Last Bow. The War Service of Sherlock Holmes (September 1917); [New Sherlock Holmes Stories] (October 1921-April 1927).

Lot Amendments

Some rubbing to cloth with Vol. II showing a split at head of front joint; a few tender hinges, light foxing, some toning to endpapers; overall very good.

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