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DOYLE, Arthur Conan.

The Sign of Four.

London, Spencer Blackett, 1890 Stock Code: 141331
£4,500.00

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Notes

First edition of the second novel featuring Sherlock Holmes. As with the majority of copies, this has the number "138" on the contents page misprinted as "13".

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Description

Octavo (172 x 110 mm). Modern brown calf by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, red and green morocco spine labels, spine decorated in gilt, gilt panels to covers and gilt roll to edges, edges gilt, marbled endpapers.

Illustrations

Engraved frontispiece with tissue guard.

Condition

A fine, bright copy, attractively bound.

Bibliography

Green & Gibson A7a.

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