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The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

£9.99

Product description

First edition published in 1954 by John Murray.

One of a series of 'additional' stories completing tales by Sir Arthur by his son Adrian and John Dickson Carr.

The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes is a short story collection of Sherlock Holmes pastiches written by Adrian Conan Doyle and John Dickson Carr, first published in 1954. As an early and rather authoritative example of Sherlockian pastiche—the collaborators being the son and the authorised biographer of Holmes's creator—there is much to interest collectors.

Each story in this collection is postscripted with a quote from one of the original Sherlock Holmes stories, making reference to an undocumented Holmes case, that inspired it.


In good condition with some tanning and slight foxing to edges. No dust jacket.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Adrian Conan Doyle and John Dickson Carr
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
19cm x 13.5cm
Edition:
1954
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
308
Publisher:
John Murray
Title:
The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

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About this item

First edition published in 1954 by John Murray.

One of a series of 'additional' stories completing tales by Sir Arthur by his son Adrian and John Dickson Carr.

The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes is a short story collection of Sherlock Holmes pastiches written by Adrian Conan Doyle and John Dickson Carr, first published in 1954. As an early and rather authoritative example of Sherlockian pastiche—the collaborators being the son and the authorised biographer of Holmes's creator—there is much to interest collectors.

Each story in this collection is postscripted with a quote from one of the original Sherlock Holmes stories, making reference to an undocumented Holmes case, that inspired it.


In good condition with some tanning and slight foxing to edges. No dust jacket.

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Adrian Conan Doyle and John Dickson Carr
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
19cm x 13.5cm
Edition:
1954
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
308
Publisher:
John Murray
Title:
The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

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