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    A. Conan Doyle. The Return of Sherlock Holmes. New York: 1905. First U. S. edition.
    A. Conan Doyle. The Return of Sherlock Holmes. New York: McClure, Phillips & Co., 1905. First U. S. edition. Octavo. [8], 381, [3, blank] pages. Frontispiece and twelve additional inserted plates by Charles Raymond Macauley. Publisher's black cloth, spine lettered in yellow, front lettered in brown with decorative stamping in yellow; bottom edge of text block untrimmed. Spine ends softened and slightly worn; tiny amount of loss to lettering at backstrip; a bit of light rubbing and soiling to boards; trace of wear along bottom edges and at corners. Text block somewhat tanned from age; some faint thumbsoiling at endpapers and scattered occasionally throughout interior. Near fine. A Haycraft Queen Cornerstone.


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