Search results for: 'DOYLE, Arthur Conan'
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
London : 1892First edition, first issue, of the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories, inscribed by the author on the title page: "Yours truly A. Conan Doyle March 16/15". Signed first editions are a great rarity in commerce, and are noticeably absent from most of the great collections of detective fiction and English literature.
In 1915 Doyle embarked... Learn More£85,000.00
Stock Code: 137488
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. A Study in Scarlet.
London : 1888 First edition in book form of Conan Doyle's first book, marking the first separate publication of any Sherlock Holmes story, preceded only by the story's appearance in Beeton's Christmas Annual 1887. This copy is the second impression of the first edition, with the first and final signatures reset (distinguished by the mis-spelling "youuger" on p. v),... Learn More£25,000.00
Stock Code: 137971
DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan. The Lost World.
London : First edition in book form, first impression, of Conan Doyle's classic prehistoric adventure novel, following its serialization in the Strand Magazine earlier that year. "His sense of the glory and nonsense of scientific advance found happy resolution in The Lost World (1912), where academic vendetta at its most ludicrous continually punctuates... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 138994
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. The British Campaign in France and Flanders 1914.
London : 1916-9Volume I, third edition - more correctly impression, same year as the first - the rest first editions. Doyle had aspirations to write the official history of the campaign, and a was disappointed to be passed over; "The six-volume history was one of the author's most ambitious works and one which he felt he never received the credit it deserved: 'I would... Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 137665
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.
London : 1892 & 1894First editions of the first two great collections of Holmes stories. The first collection, Adventures, is the first issue with the misprint "Miss Violent Hunter" on page 317 and the blank street sign in the vignette to the front cover; there is no corresponding issue point for Memoirs. Learn More£5,000.00
Stock Code: 143055
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. The Maracot Deep
London : 1929First edition, first impression. The Goldstone copy with his bookplate to the front pastedown. "Four stories: "The Maracot Deep" (short science fiction novel) of the discovery of the ruins of Atlantis, together with some survivors, on the ocean bed); "The Disintegration Machine" and "When the World Screamed" (two Professor Challenger science fiction... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 47172
TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord; JONES, Alred Garth (illus.) In Memoriam.
London : 1901First edition illustrated by Jones, signed limited issue, number 93 of 100 copies, signed and numbered by the illustrator, and printed on "O.W." paper. Alfred Garth Jones, was a popular illustrator known in France and the US as much as in the UK whose work was used in several notable publications, including works by H.G. Wells, John Milton and Arthur... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 117156
PHOTOPLAYS. Photoplay Collection.
London, New York, etc : c.1910-50An excellent photoplay collection from the early decades of cinema, with the scarce and sensational illustrated dust jackets. 64 volumes are from the Readers Library series, published in London, 38 are from New York's Grosset & Dunlap (these notably illustrated with photographic film stills), and the remainder are from various other publishers. The... Learn More£6,500.00
Stock Code: 120921