London, South Kensington
30 November 2005
DOYLE, Arthur Conan (1859-1930). The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. London: George Newnes, 1892. Large 8° (235 x 152mm). Half title, illustrations by Sydney Paget (some light mainly marginal staining and browning). Original pictorial cloth gilt (some light staining, inner hinges a little weak), gilt edges, grey floral endpapers. FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION, without street name on front cover. De Waal 520; Green & Gibson A10; Sadleir 739.
With Edwin Abbott Abott's Flatland. A Romance of Many Dimensions (London, 1884, modern half morocco, "new and revised edition"). (2)
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