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The Hound of the Baskervilles - DOYLE, Arthur Conan (1859-1930), [PAGET - 1902. 
London: George Newnes, 1902. - FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp.359. Illustrated with 16 plates by Paget. Publisher's red cloth with gilt titles and decoration to spine and front, with a stylised hound in black to front. Internally clean with just a little toning to the page edges. No inscriptions or bookplates. Cloth is rather clean with one or two minor age-related marks, spine a little sunned to spine. An attractive copy of the classic detective novel. Scarce in such condition. 'Holmes is at his very best, and it is a highly dramatic idea.' - Doyle, to his mother, 2 April 1902. Green & Gibson [A26a] Cooper & Pike; Detective Fiction [p115-119], Eric Quayle; Detective Fiction. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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