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Price Realized: $3,250 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2508 Lot 91
DOYLE, ARTHUR CONAN. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes * The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes. Together, 2 volumes. Half-titles and numerous illustrations by Sidney Paget. Final blank leaf in first title, frontispiece in second. Large 8vo, original light and dark blue cloth, respectively, beveled boards, all edges gilt, minor rubbing to spine tips and joints, corners bumped with slight exposure; hinges cracked but holding; school prize bookplate to front pastedown of Memoirs. London: George Newnes, 1892; 1894
Estimate $1,800 - 2,500
first editions, first issues, the first title with the street sign blank on the front cover, and first state uncorrected text with "cucaine" for "cocaine" on page 133, and the misprint Miss "Violent" Hunter on page 317. De Waal 529; 596; Green and Gibson, A10a; A14a. Haycraft-Queen Cornerstones.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $3,250