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Memories and Adventures. [With a Sherlock Holmes Pastiche].
London: Hodder and Stoughton, October 1924. - SIGNED COPY. Second printing misrepresented as second edition by the publisher. Large Octavo, pp.408; [2] advertisements. Publisher's blue gilt titled cloth boards. Signed by Doyle to the title page. A lovely copy with slight bumping, a little scuffing and wear to the extremities, minor spotting, faded owner name to reverse of endpaper, generally solid, clean and distinguished. Signed copies of this printing were given away by Newnes's Strand Magazine as prizes. A fascintaing autobiographical account of Conan Doyle's life, also contains the first appearance of "The Adventure of The Two Collaborators" a Sherlock Holmes pastiche created by Doyle's friend and fellow author J.M. Barrie describing Holmes' death at a a time when Doyle was feeling increasingly put upon by the success of his creation. Green and Gibson. [Attributes: First Edition; Soft Cover]
      [Bookseller: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB]
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