Lot 36 of 519:
4 vols. of The Strand 1891-93  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Six volumes from The Strand Magazine - some with first appearances of [The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes]
Author:
Newnes, George, editor
Place:
London
Publisher:
[The Strand Magazine]
Date:
1891 [and] 1893
Description:

Four volumes of The Strand, some featuring the first appearance of the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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
Condition:
Some general wear and soiling to cloth with rubbing to extremities; hinges cracked on vols. 5 and 6; scattered foxing; all volumes good or better, mostly about very good.
 
Item number:
303151
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