Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Centenary 1859-1959. [Amadora: Livraria Bertrand, 1959]. 4°. Half title, mounted coloured portrait frontispiece WITH CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF CONAN DOYLE LAID DOWN BENEATH, half tone illustrations. Original red leatherette armorial gilt, gilt edges, watered silk liners, slipcase. NUMBER 69 OF 100 COPIES SIGNED BY ADRIAN CONAN DOYLE.
CARR, John Dickson. The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. London: John Murray, 1949. 8°. Half title, half tone plates. Original green cloth gilt, dust-jacket. INSCRIBED ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER, "To one who combines within himself the chivalry of ancient France and the advantages of modern America - namely, to my friend René de Chochor, from Adrian Conan Doyle, New York, May 9th, 1952," and "On the eve of Holmes's re-birth, this biography goes to that fine obstetrical physician, René de Chochor, in friendship and esteem, from John Dickson Carr, Aug. 26th, '52."
With 3 Limited Editions Club editions of the Sherlock Holmes' stories, various other books about Arthur Conan Doyle, A Journal kept by Richard Doyle in the Year 1840 ... second edition (London, 1886) and a small quantity of mainly theatrical memorabilia relating to the author. (a lot)