Lot 38 of 519:
6 scarce works on Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Six works on Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes
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Place:
Various places
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Date:
Various dates
Description:

6 octavo volumes. Some illustrated. First Editions.

A selection of scarce works on Arthur Conan Doyle and his iconic fictional detective.

Includes:

  • Blakeney, T.S. Sherlock Holmes: Fact or Fiction? Cloth, dust jacket. Some soiling and chipping to jacket. London: John Murray, 1932.
  • Bell, H.W. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson: The Chronology of Their Adventures. Green cloth, gilt spine. One of 500 copies. London: Constable & Co. Ltd, 1932.
  • Bell, H.W., editor. Baker Street Studies. Brown cloth, gilt spine.  London: Constable & Co. Ltd, 1934.
  • Starlett, Vincent. 221B: Studies in Sherlock Holmes. Cloth, dust jacket. Errata slip tipped-in. Jacket with edgewear, tear at heel of spine. New York: Macmillan, 1940.
  • Christ, J. Finley. An Irregular Guide to Sherlock Holmes of Baker Street. Cloth. New York: Argus Books & The Pamphlet House, 1947
  • Hill, Pope R. [Manuscript of Dating Sherlock Holmes,] Part One.  Illustrated wrappers. [n.p.] Privately printed, 1947. 
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Varying degrees of general light wear; all volumes very good or better.
 
Item number:
303087
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