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Collection of 34 Sherlock Holmes Books,
Including a Few Duplicates
OVER 35% OFF THE TOTAL INDIVIDUAL VALUES!
Sherlock Holmes Collection: $500.00 U.S.
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171. The Annotated Sherlock Holmes in Two Volumes: the Four
Novels and the 56 Short Stories Complete. Edited, with an Intro.,
Notes and Bibliography by William S. Baring-Gould. Clarkson
N. Potter, New York. 2nd Edition, 18th Printing, Oct. 1978.
Sm. folios, 691 and 824 pp. Map e.p.'s. Green paper-on-boards
with Black cloth spine. Minor edgewear and rubbing; front inner
hinge repaired and rear hinge cracked on Vol. 1; o/w VG+
copies in VG+ d.j.'s and VG+ solid slipcase. The Set $30.00
172. The World Bibliography of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor
Watson: a Classified and Annotated List of Materials Relating
to Their Lives and Adventures. Ronald Burt De Waal. Bramhall
House, New York. (1974) 2nd Printing. Sm. Folio, 526 pp. Brown
paper-on-boards with Black cloth spine. Minor edgewear; one
corner bumped; about a dozen pages have a margin crease; small
gouge in front board; about a VG copy. $15.50
173. Bowlsby, Craig. The Hound of London and 5 other stories
of mystery and suspense. Intrepid Productions, Vancouver, B.C.
1st and only Edition. 1988. Abt. 5-1/2 x 8-1/4" tall, 65 pp.
The Hound of London was first performed as a stage play at the
James Cowan Theatre in Burnaby, B.C. in September, 1987. Craig
later adapted the play to the small screen, with Patrick MacNee
performing the role of Sherlock Holmes. Stiff Red card wraps.
This copy INSCRIBED to me by Craig, with the words: "Our business
is a mystery!" A Fine copy. $50.00
(NOTE: confirmation from an excerpt from Wikipedia: "He in fact
had played Dr Watson to Roger Moore's Sherlock Holmes in a 1976
TV movie, Sherlock Holmes in New York and went on to play Holmes
in another TV movie, The Hound of London (1993).")
174. Brend, Gavin. My Dear Holmes: a Study in Sherlock.
George Allen & Unwin, Lon. 1951. 2nd printing. 12 mo., 183 pp.
Wine cloth. VG+ in G+ price-clipped d.j. $21.50
175. Dakin, D. Martin. A Sherlock Holmes Commentary. Drake
Publishers, N.Y. 1st Edition. 1972. 8 vo., 320 pp. with Indices
and Appendices. Blue cloth. A small puncture in front board;
o/w a VG+ copy in a VG price-clipped d.j. $21.00
176. Greene, Hugh (ed.). The American Rivals of Sherlock
Holmes. Bodley Head, Lon. 1st Edition. 1976. 8 vo., 349 pp.
Wine cloth. Minor edgewear; one corner mildly bumped; o/w
a VG+ copy in a VG d.j. $12.50
177. Greenwood, L.B. Sherlock Holmes and the Case of Sabina
Hall. Novel. Simon & Schuster, N.Y. 1st Edition (1988). Sm.
8 vo., 192 pp. Cream paper-on-boards with Purple cloth spine.
Minor edgewear; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG+ price-clipped d.j. $12.50
178. Greenwood, L.F. Sherlock Holmes and the Thistle of
Scotland. Novel. Simon & Schuster, N.Y. 1st Edition (1989).
Sm. 8 vo., 205 pp. This copy SIGNED on title page by author.
Red paper-on-boards with Red cloth spine. Slight edgewear;
small remainder dot on topedges near spine; o/w a VG+ copy
in a VG+ price-clipped, slightly rubbed d.j. $22.50
179. Haining, Peter (ed.). The Sherlock Holmes Scrapbook.
The original 1st Edition by New English Library, Lon. 1973.
Tall 4 to., 128 pp. Brown faux leather. Near Fine in VG+
pictorial d.j. with minor chipping. $26.50
180. Hardwick, Michael. The Private Life of Dr. Watson:
being the Personal Reminiscences of John H. Watson. M.D.
E.P. Dutton, N.Y. 1st U.S. Edition (1983). Sm. 8 vo., 298 pp.
Brown paper-on-boards with Cream cloth spine. Slight edgewear;
o/w VG+ in VG+ d.j. $17.50
181. Hardwick, Michael. The Revenge of the Hound: the new
Sherlock Holmes novel. Villard Books, N.Y. 1st Edition. 1987.
8 vo., 311 pp. B/w illus. by Steranko. Decorated Brown paper-
on-boards with Gold cloth spine. Slight edgewear; o/w VG+
in a VG+ d.j. $13.50
182. Harrison, Michael (ed.). I, Sherlock Holmes. Memoir.
E. P. Dutton, N.Y. 1st Edition. (1977). 8 vo., 296 pp. plus
16 pp. of b/w illus. and photos from the period. Blue cloth.
Minor edgewear; o/w VG+ in VG price-clipped d.j. $12.50
183. Harrison, Michael. The London of Sherlock Holmes.
Drake Publishing, N.Y. 1st Edition. 1972. 8 vo., 232 pp.
Many photos. Blue cloth. Minor edgewear; some foxing of
topedges; o/w VG in VG d.j. with small stain to rear panel.
184. Harrison, Michael. The World of Sherlock Holmes.
Frederick Muller, Lon. 1st Edition. 1973. 8 vo., 227 pp. plus
24 pp. of photos and illus. Blue cloth. Minor edgewear; o/w
VG+ in a VG price-clipped d.j. $21.00
185. Heard, H.F. The Amazing Mycroft Mysteries. Three cases
solved by Sherlock Holmes's Brother: A Taste of Honey; Reply
Paid; and The Notched Hairpin. Nelson Canada. 1st Canadian
Edition (1980). Sm. thick 8 vo., 715 pp. Purple/Black cloth.
Minor edgewear; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG d.j. $25.50
186. Hodel, Michael P. and Wright, Sean M. (ed.'s) Enter the
Lion: a posthumous memoir of Mycroft Holmes. Hawthorn Books,
N.Y. 1st Edition (1979). 8 vo., 237 pp. Grey cloth. Minor
wear and fading of edges; o/w VG or better in VG d.j. $15.00
187. Holroyd, James Edward. Baker Street By-Ways: a book about
Sherlock Holmes. George Allen & Unwin, Lon. 1st Edition. 1959.
12 mo., 160 pp. plus 7 pp. of illus. Map e.p.'s. Green cloth.
Minor edgewear; o/w VG+ in VG price-clipped d.j. $42.50
188. Kaye, Marvin. (ed.) The Game is Afoot: Parodies,Pastiches
and Ponderings of Sherlock Holmes. St. Martin's Press, N.Y.
1st Edition. 1994. Sm. thick 8 vo., 512 pp. Black paper-on-
boards. Slight edgewear; tiny dent to bottomedge of rear board;
o/w VG+ in a VG+ d.j. $19.50
189. Klinefelter, Walter. Sherlock Holmes in Portrait & Profile.
Syracuse University Press, Syracuse. 1st Edition. 1963. 4 to.,
104 pp. Intro. by Vincent Starrett. "This picture-account of the
master's illustrators traces the evolution of Holmesian portraiture
in England and the United States over a period of nearly sixty years."
Grey paper-on-boards with Grey cloth spine. Slight edgewear; light
staining on endpapers; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG d.j. with some
foxing and rubbing. $26.50
190. Pohle, Robert W. and Hart, Douglas C. Sherlock Holmes on the
Screen: the motion picture adventures of the world's most popular
detective. A.S. Barnes, N.Y. and Thoma Yoseloff, Lon. 1st U.S.
Edition (1977). Tall 4 to., 260 pp. Grey cloth. Minor wear to top
and bottom of spine; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG rubbed d.j. with both
American and British pricing. $25.00
191. Pointer, Michael. The Public Life of Sherlock Holmes: Catalogued
and described by Michael Pointe. David & Charles. Newton Abbot,
London, Vancouver. This the 1st Canadian Edition. (1975). Sm. 8 vo.,
200 pp. plus 8 pp. of illus. "This is the first book to recount the
many ways in which the entertainment industry has used, and misused,
the best-known character in all fiction." Brown cloth. Minor edgewear;
mild bumping of corners; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG+ pictorial d.j. $21.00
192. Pointer. Another copy of exact same edition as above. Minor
edgewear; one corner badly bumped; o/w VG in VG price-clipped d.j.
with some fading of spine. $17.00
193. Pointer, Michael. The Sherlock Holmes File: the many personae
of Sherlock Holmes on stage, in film, and in advertising. Clarkson
Potter, N.Y. 1st U.S. Edition (1976). 4 to., 168 pp. Numerous illus.
Green cloth. Minor wear and fading of edges; minor ding to top of
rear board; o/w VG in VG price-clipped d.j. $11.50
194. Pointer. Another copy of The Sherlock Holmes File. David &
Charles, Newton Abbot, London, Vancouver. This the 1st Canadian
Edition (1976). 4 to., 168 pp. Green cloth. Minor wear and fading
of edges; one corner bumped; some tape residue on e.p.'s; o/w a VG
copy in a VG d.j. (different than U.S. ed.)with some chipping and
a crease in front panel. Less common than U.S. ed. $20.00
195. Rosenblatt, Julia Carlson and Sonnenschmidt, Frederic H.
Dining with Sherlock Holmes: A Baker Street Cookbook. Bobbs-
Merrill Co., Indianapolis, N.Y. 1st Edition (1976). 4 to., 239 pp.
Green paper-on-boards with Brown cloth spine. Slight edgewear;
2 corners mildly bumped; o/w VG+ in a VG pictorial d.j. with
minor chipping. $25.00
196. Redmond, Christopher. In Bed With Sherlock Holmes: Sexual
Elements in Arthur Conan Doyle's Stories of the Great Detective.
Simon & Pierre, Tor. 1st Edition (1984). Using the original b/w
illus. of Sidney Paget. Cream/Brown cloth. One corner bumped;
o/w a VG+ copy in a VG+ d.j. $52.50
197. Smith, Edgar W.(ed.) Profile by Gaslight: an Irregular
Reader About the Private Life of Sherlock Holmes. Simon & Schuster,
New York. 1st Edition, 2nd State. 1944. Sm. 8 vo., 312 pp.
Contributions by many distinguished writers, including: Rex Stout,
Dorothy Sayers, Christopher Morley, Vincent Starrett, Howard
Haycraft, Anthony Bucher, Carolyn Wells, and more. Illus. Red
cloth. Poor paper a little discoloured but otherwise a Near Fine
copy in a VG d.j. with orig. price of $2.75. $45.00
198. Smith. Profile by Gaslight. Another copy as above but with
some edgewear plus fading at top of spine; still a VG copy
with a Good heavily-chipped d.j. $30.00
199. Thomson, June. Holmes and Watson: a Study in Friendship.
Constable and Co., Lon. 1995. 8 vo., 288 pp. Black cloth. Slight
rubbing; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG+ d.j. with a crease in spine. $28.00
200. Victor, Daniel D. The Seventh Bullet: a Holmes and Watson
American Adventure. St. Martin's Press, N.Y. (1992) 2nd Printing.
8 vo., 186 pp. Black cloth. Prev. owner's name and date on f.e.p.;
o/w a VG+ copy in a VG+ d.j. $11.00
201. Viney, Charles. Sherlock Holmes in London: a photographic
record of Conan Doyle's stories. Viking, Lon., Tor., N.Y. 1989.
1st Edition. Sq. 4 to., 155 pp. plus a 13-pp. section showing an
atlas of Victorian London from 1888. Over 200 photos taken
between 1879 and 1914 and put in context with the Holmes' stories.
Brown cloth. Minor edgewear; one corner bumped; prev. owner's
name on f.e.p.; o/w a VG or better copy in a VG pictorial d.j.
with some chipping and taping. $25.00
202. Watson, John H. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Holmes. Edited by Loren
Estleman. Doubleday & Co., N.Y. 1st Edition. 1979. Sm. 8 vo.,
214 pp. Tan paper-on-boards with Brown cloth spine. Slight edgewear
and rubbing; o/w a VG+ copy in a VG price-clipped d.j. $22.00
203. Weller, Philip and Roden, Christopher. The Life and Times
of Sherlock Holmes. Crescent Books, N.Y. 1992. 1st U.S. Edition.
Tall 4 to., 144 pp. Over 230 illus. in colour and b/w. The
major cases summarized, plus a vast array of Holmesian collectibles
and ephemera. Brown cloth. Minor edgewear; o/w VG+ in a VG+
pictorial d.j. $20.00
204. Wright, Sean and Farrell, John. Sherlock Holmes Cookbook, or,
Mrs. Hudson's Stoveside Campanion formed upon principles of economy
and adapted to the use of private families by two gentlemen and
which contains in one volume: Holmes Cooking by John Farrell, and
Baker Street Meals and Menus by Sean Wright. Drake Publishing, N.Y.
and Lon. 1st Edition. 1976. 8 vo., 228 pp. Brown cloth. Minor ding
to bottom of spine; poor paper slightly discoloured; o/w a VG+
copy in a VG price-clipped d.j. with some chipping and rubbing. $14.00
34 Items valued at $787.50 U.S.
Collection Price $500.00 U.S.