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QUEEN, Ellery [pseud. of Frederic Dannay & Manfred Bennington Lee].

The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes.

Published: Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1944

Stock code: 88943

Price: £750

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First edition, first printing. A collection of thirty-three stories about Sherlock Holmes written by writers other than Conan Doyle. The contributors include Vincent Starrett, Agatha Christie, Ellery Queen, J. M. Barrie, Mark Twain, and O. Henry.

Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and upper board in black on red ground, top edge dyed red. With the dust jacket. Frontispiece. Just a little rubbed and faded at the extremities, upper corner bumped, partial toning to free endpapers. An excellent, fresh copy in the lightly rubbed jacket with a few tiny nicks and toning to the spine panel and lower panel.

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