Lot 48 of 519:
A Study In Scarlet 1893  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$270
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
A Study In Scarlet
Author:
Doyle, Arthur Conan
Place:
London
Publisher:
Ward Lock & Bowden Ltd
Date:
1893
Description:

xx, 224 + [12] ad pp. With several black and white in-text and full-page illustrations. (8vo) publisher's quarter scarlet cloth, gilt titles to spine, beige buckram boards titled in red, patterned endpapers, top edge gilt. New Edition.

New edition, first to include "A Note on Sherlock Holmes by Dr. Joseph Bell," an article written by the professor who inspired Holmes for the December 1892 issue of the Bookman.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Volume leaning, cloth with some wear and a fair amount of soiling, rubbing to extremities; hinges cracked, scattered finger soiling; good.
 
Item number:
303077
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