DOYLE, ARTHUR CONAN. 1859–1930. 2 titles: 1. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.  London: George Newnes Ltd., 1892.

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Lot 93
DOYLE, ARTHUR CONAN. 1859–1930.
2 titles:
1.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. London: George Newnes Ltd., 1892.

Sold for US$ 3,187 inc. premium
DOYLE, ARTHUR CONAN. 1859–1930.
2 titles:
1. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. London: George Newnes Ltd., 1892.
Original light blue cloth over beveled boards, cover and spine blocked and lettered in gilt and black, edges gilt. Spotting to early leaves and endpapers, shelfwear.
Provenance: bookseller's ticket (W. Davenport Taylor ... Ashover, Gilham Grove) to front pastedown; ownership signature to half title.

FIRST EDITION, with "Violent" for "Violet" on p 317, but without the street name "Southampton Street" visible on the sign to the upper cover. Green and Gibson A10.

2. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes. London: George Newnes Ltd., 1894.
Royal 8vo. Original dark blue cloth over beveled boards, front board and spine lettered and blocked in black and gilt, edges gilt. Very minor spotting, a bright copy.

FIRST EDITION.

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  • Both volumes have been expertly recased, with hinges strengthened.
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