Vase, A Great Mystery Solved: Being A Sequel to the Mystery of Edwin Drood, 1878, first edition
A Great Mystery Solved: Being A Sequel to the Mystery of Edwin Drood. London: Remington & Co., 1878
3 volumes, 8vo (182 x 120mm.), FIRST EDITION, Remington's advertisments at beginning of each volume, publisher's grey-blue cloth, blocked in gilt and black, chocolate endpapers, collector's morocco-backed folding box, spotting and browning, boards scuffed, spines sunned, ink spot to upper board of volume 3
RARE. A CELEBRATED SOLUTION TO 'THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD'.
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