Lot 21: THE STRAND MAGAZINE. 17 Vols. Sherlock Holmes.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Doyle, Arthur Conan. THE STRAND MAGAZINE. 17 Vols: Vols II-V, X-XIII, XV, XVIII-XIX, XXII-XXIII, XXVI-XXVIII, XLIX. (Each vol semiannual, July 1891 to June 1893, July 1895 to June 1897, Jan.-June 1898, July 1899-June 1900, July 1901-June 1902, July 1903-Dec. 1904, Jan.-June 1915). Lon: George Newnes. Includes 5 full length works by Arthur Conan Doyle (The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The Return of Sherlock Holmes, The Hound of the Baskervilles, Rodney Stone, and The Croxley Master); substantial portions of 3 others novels by Doyle; 3 short stories and 1 nonfiction piece by Doyle; at least 2 appearances by H. G. Wells; at least 1 by P. G. Wodehouse, and a short story by Jules Vernes son. Illustrated (mostly partial page, some full-page). Most illustrations in the Doyle works are by Sidney Paget. Additional information will be added to the online catalog, http://www.quinnsauction.com. 58.2 Lb.