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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Collier's Magazine: The Return of Sherlock Holmes

P. F. Collier & Son

1903

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First American edition of Doyle's classic text featuring the return of Sherlock Holmes in The Empty House on pages 12–16, being the first appearance of the iconic detective since The Final Problem was published in 1893.

  • Arthur Conan Doyle (English).
  • Illustrated by Rockwell Kent (American).
  • New York: P. F. Collier & Son, 1903.
  • 32 pages.
  • Quarto.
  • Includes seven illustrations by Steele.
  • Bound in publisher's stapled printed wraps.

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Moderate shelf wear.

Front and rear covers detached.

Closed tear to fore edge of front cover.

Chipping along top edge.

Soiling throughout covers and text block.

Lacking pages 17–20.

Stamp reading, "Carnegie Library, Philadelphia, Pa" at top edge of front cover.

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First Edition

Language

English

Subject

Detective fiction

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