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    A. Conan Doyle. The Return of Sherlock Holmes. London: George Newnes, Ltd., 1905.

    First edition. Octavo. 406 pages plus 4 pages of ads. 16 tipped-in illustrations by Sidney Paget. Frontispiece.

    Full dark blue cloth with gilt titles. Gilt to spine dulled. Slight lean to binding. Edges rubbed. Spine ends worn; some fraying to foot. Cloth to spine lightly wrinkled with some rubbing along vertical creases. Foxing to pages. One plate detached but present. One of the tipped-in plates is somewhat askew and extends slightly beyond the top edge of the pages. Inked name and date on front free endpaper. Lacks dust jacket. A good or slightly better copy.

    Green and Gibson A29a.


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