Provenance: Harold F Dole (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Features "...the birth of a great detective, Professor Augustus S.F.X. Van Dusen, better known as The Thinking Machine. This querulous, massive-domed wizard... is as fresh and fascinating today as when he first appeared between covers" Queen's Quorum 38; A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. -- The Thinking Machine on the Case. New York: Appleton and Company, 1908. 8o. Illustrated by "The Kinneys." Original salmon cloth (some wear); cloth folding case. Provenance: Old People's Home Library (ink stamp). FIRST EDITION. (2)" /> FUTRELLE, Jacques. <I>The Thinking Machine.</I> New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1907. 8<V>o. Illustrated by "The Kinneys." Original black pictorial cloth (slightly leaned, minor wear to spine ends and rubbing to edges); cloth folding case. <I>Provenance</I>: Harold F Dole (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Features "...the birth of a great detective, Professor Augustus S.F.X. Van Dusen, better known as The Thinking Machine. This querulous, massive-domed wizard... is as fresh and fascinating today as when he first appeared between covers" <I>Queen's Quorum</I> 38; A Haycraft-Queen Cornerstone. -- <I>The Thinking Machine on the Case.</I> New York: Appleton and Company, 1908. 8<V>o. Illustrated by "The Kinneys." Original salmon cloth (some wear); cloth folding case. <I>Provenance</I>: Old People's Home Library (ink stamp). FIRST EDITION. (2) | Christie's