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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan (contrib.)
DREAMLAND AND GHOSTLAND. GEORGE REDWAY, [OCTOBER 1887].
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 20,900 GBP
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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan (contrib.)
DREAMLAND AND GHOSTLAND. GEORGE REDWAY, [OCTOBER 1887].
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 20,900 GBP
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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan (contrib.)
DREAMLAND AND GHOSTLAND. GEORGE REDWAY, [OCTOBER 1887].

8vo, 3 volumes, first edition, pale green endpapers, original red cloth decorated in black on upper covers, spines lettered in gilt, preserved in matching quarter red morocco folding box, minor spotting on spine of volume 3 but still an exceptionally bright copy


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Provenance

F. Reddaway, bookplates and shelf labels in each volume

Literature

Green & Gibson C80; Sadleir 741

Catalogue Note

a beautiful victorian triple-decker, containing the first stories by sir arthur conan doyle to appear in book form in england.

The stories are "J. Habakuk Jephson's Statement", "The Great Kleinplatz Experiment", "Selecting a Ghost. The Ghost of Goresthorpe Grange", "The Mystery of Sasassa Valley", "The Captain of the Pole-star" and "John Barrington Clowes".

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