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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
THE MARACOT DEEP AND OTHER STORIES. LONDON: JOHN MURRAY, 1929
Estimate
2,0002,500
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
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103
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
THE MARACOT DEEP AND OTHER STORIES. LONDON: JOHN MURRAY, 1929
Estimate
2,0002,500
LOT SOLD. 2,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
THE MARACOT DEEP AND OTHER STORIES. LONDON: JOHN MURRAY, 1929
8vo, FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed on title by the author to W.B. Maxwell "To W.B.M. | A poor exchange against | Mr. Raikes (who makes horribly | for self psycho-analysis), but | one of the four may find a mark | A Conan Doyle", half-title, 10pp. adverts at end, with 2 printed adverts loosely inserted (2 copies of each), for The Complete Sherlock Holmes Short Stories (verso Long Stories), and Partners (fund for Great Ormond St. and King's College Hospital), original pink cloth, lettered in gilt, PICTORIAL DUST-JACKET, modern morocco-backed box, dust-jacket slightly frayed
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Literature

Green & Gibson A47a

Catalogue Note

The recipient of this book was W.B. Maxwell (1866-1938), author of Himself and Mr. Raikes, published in 1929. The Maracot Deep contains four stories to which Doyle refers to in his presentation inscription.

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