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    August Derleth. Five Detective and Sherlock Holmes Pastiche Works Published Under Mycroft & Moran, an Imprint of Arkham House, including: The Return of Solar Pons. By August Derleth. With an Introduction by Edgar W. Smith. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Mycroft & Moran, 1958. First edition. Octavo. xii, 261 pages. Publisher's black board covers with the spine lettered in bright green. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Frank Utpatel. Some rubbing the covers, minor bumping to the corner and head and spine of the jacket. Altogether a very good copy. [and:] A Praed Street Dossier. By August Derleth. With illustrations by Frank Utpatel. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Mycroft & Moran, 1968. First edition. Octavo. 108 pages. Four full page illustrations within the text. Frontispiece features two photographs by Ian M. Law. Publisher's black board covers with the spine lettered in gilt. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Frank Utpatel. Some slight discoloration to the back of the jacket. Altogether a near fine copy. [and:] The Chronicles of Solar Pons. By August Derleth. With and Introduction by Allen J. Hubin. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Mycroft & Moran, 1973. First edition. Octavo. ix, 237 pages. Publishers' black board covers with the spine lettered in gilt. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Frank Utpatel. Some minor rubbing to the covers and spine, slightly sunned spine. Altogether a tight and very good copy. [and:] "In Re: Sherlock Holmes" The Adventures of Solar Pons. By August Derleth. With an introduction by Vincent Starrett. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Mycroft & Moran, 1945. First edition. Octavo. xv, 238 pages. Publisher's black board covers with the spine lettered in bright red. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Ronald Clyne. Small bookseller's ticket affixed to the front pastedown endpaper. Slightly rubbed covers, some sunning and rubbing to the spine of the jacket. Altogether a tight and very good copy. [and:] Mr. Fairlie's Final Journey. By August Derleth. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Mycroft & Moran, 1968. First edition. Octavo. 131 pages. Publisher's black board covers with the spine lettered in gilt. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Frank Utpatel. Boards slightly rubbed, some discoloration to the spine and edges of the jacket. Altogether a tight and very good copy.

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