77/1293 Conan Doyle, A. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes. London, G. Newnes, 1894 [= 1893], 1st ed., (8),279p., frontisp. and num. ills. by S. PAGET, orig. giltlettered pict. cl., a.e.g., in custom made giltlettered clamshell box.
- A fine copy, with the following minor defects: some sl. occas. foxing; contemp. dedic. in pen and ink on verso frontisp.; last free endpaper formerly sticking to pastedown in upper corner w. sm. dam. The binding remarkably fresh, w. only tiny imperfections to the gilding and minimal wear at the spine-ends.
= De Waal 596; Green & Gibson 14a; Sadleir 746. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXXV.
€ (1.000-1.500) 1300