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    Arthur Conan Doyle. The Hound of the Baskervilles. Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes. London: George Newnes, 1902. First edition, first issue, with "you" for "your" on page 13. Octavo. [[viii], 358, [1], [1, blank] pages. Frontispiece and fifteen inserted plates on coated paper by Sidney Paget. Publisher's pictorial red cloth stamped in gilt and black, spine stamped in gilt. Cocked, corners bumped and rubbed, moderate edgewear, front joint just starting, head and foot of spine panel pushed and somewhat worn. Cream endpapers; unevenly toned, bookseller's ticker to rear pastedown, pencil notations and effaced pencil notations to front endpapers. Internally generally clean; gutter overextended at half-title page, effaced pencil notations throughout, minor dampstaining to margins, text block edges toned with minor wear. Very good.

    A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone; De Waal, 87; Green and Gibson, A26a. From the Gary Munson Collection


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