Lot 125 of 565:
Three editions of The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes  

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The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes - First Edition with US and Continental 1st editions

Doyle, Arthur Conan

London; New York; Leipzig

John Murray; George Doran; Bernhard Tauchnitz



3 volumes together. Comprising:

  • The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes, John Murray, London. 320 pp. (8vo), red cloth lettered in gilt. First Edition.
  • The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes, George H. Doran, New York. 320 pp, Mustard cloth. First American Edition.  (With gift inscripition)
  • The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes, Bernhard Tauchnitz, Leipzig. 296 + 32 ad pp. Original printed wrappers. First Continental Edition.

The Tauchnitz edtiion bears the cover injunction "Not to be introduced into the British Empire."

Lot Amendments

Leaning spine sunned, spine strip has been re-glued at rear joint; foxing; about very good. US edition with internal crack; very good. Tauchnitz edition with mild wear to wrappers, spine leaning slightly, a few shallow tears; very good.

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