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Conan Doyle, Arthur

Published by George Newnes, Limited,, London (1902)

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Item Description: George Newnes, Limited,, London, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Printing. A beautiful copy of this TRUE First Edition SIGNED by Arthur Conan Doyle on a laid in signature. The book is in excellent condition and is bound in the ORIGINAL Red Cloth from the publisher. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A wonderful copy in collector's condition. We buy SIGNED Doyle First Editions. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-13443949911

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Published by London John Murray (1903)

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Item Description: London John Murray, 1903. The Author’s Edition DOYLE, [Sir] Arthur Conan. [Works of Arthur Conan Doyle]. London: John Murray; 1903. Author’s Edition. Limited to 1,000 numbered copies, signed by the author. Twelve octavo volumes. Photogravure frontispieces and plates after Arthur Twidle, Sidney Paget, B. West Clinedinst, and W.B. Wollen. Descriptive tissue guards. Bound by Bayntun in three-quarter red calf over red cloth boards. Spines decoratively tooled in compartments, blue and green morocco leather lettering labels. Marbled endpapers. Ån excellent set. Comprising: The White Company; Micah Clarke; The Refugees; Rodney Stone; Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes; A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of Four; The Great Shadow and Uncle Bernac; A Duet, with an Occasional Chorus; Tragedy of the Korosko and The Green Flag; The Stark-Munro Letters and Round the Red Lamp; and The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard. "The author considered this edition of his works to be of great importance: he revised parts, and added notes and a number of special introductions.Because of [his] friendship with Reginald Smith, he agreed to sign the thousand copies of the English issue. He was not, however, prepared to do the same for the American publisher [D. Appleton and Company].The English issue also has the further attraction of having two illustrations in each volume rather than one" (Green and Gibson). Green and Gibson A60. HBS 66489. $11,000. Bookseller Inventory # 66489

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan.

Published by Doubleday, New York (1930)

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Item Description: Doubleday, New York, 1930. hardcover. Book Condition: very good(+). Limited. The Crowborough Edition. Number 300 of 760 sets, signed by Doyle. Issued in the year of Doyle's death, this was intended to be the complete and definitive edition of his fiction. The spine label varied shades of tan, otherwise the set is in excellent, sound condition. 24 volumes, original linen backed boards, paper labels. N.Y.: Doubleday Doran, 1930. Limited Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 150412

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Conan Doyle, Arthur

Published by George Newnes, Limited,, London (1902)

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Item Description: George Newnes, Limited,, London, 1902. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Printing. This copy is SIGNED by Arthur Conan Doyle on a laid in letter by the author. A wonderful copy. Arthur Conan Doyle writes to newspaper editor (Ralph D.) Blumenfeld, agreeing to write and unspecified article "certainly I will do so. Give me your very latest date as I am supposed to be having a rest. I should charge you 25 guineas.A. Conan Doyle" The book is bound in the ORIGINAL Red Cloth from the publisher. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with slight wear to the spine. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A sharp copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION SIGNED by the author. We buy Conan Doyle First Editions. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-13443952073

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Published by George H. Doran Company (1921), New York (1921)

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Item Description: George H. Doran Company (1921), New York, 1921. Hardcover. First American Edition. Original green cloth; illustrated with black-and-white photographic plates. INSCRIBED and SIGNED in full on the title page by the creator of Sherlock Holmes to Arthur Edward Stilwell, one of America's last empire builders of the gilded age: "Yours in the great cause of Spirit-/Arthur Conan Doyle,/May, 31/22." Laid down on the front free endpaper is a card from the Ambassador Hotel in New York on which Doyle has written a short letter of about 40 words arranging a meeting with Stilwell and SIGNED "Hurriedly,/A Conan Doyle." Laid in are 2 further AUTOGRAPH LETTERS SIGNED (ALSs) by Doyle to Stilwell, both SIGNED as "A Conan Doyle." In a letter on both sides of a note card of the White Star Line dated June 29 Doyle writes: "I have read your book 'THE LIGHT.' It is a very level & workmanlike production, with no high lights, but never sinking below a good quality. I agree with your publishers that it would be better not to allude to the Brownies. I hope some path may open up for your Spiritual labours. I have written about you in my little book . I have left nothing undone to smooth your way." The other letter is on one side of stationery from a telegraph office near Doyle's home. Doyle begins by telling Stilwell that "I am full of sympathy but it is simply impossible for me to fall into your Brownie scheme." Doyle then goes on to describe his itinerary for a tour of America. He also mentions fellow spiritualist Rev. Vale Owen and tells Stilwell that he has mentioned him to Lloyd George. Also included is a Third Edition of Stilwell's book UNIVERSAL PEACE--WAR IS MESMERISM,1911. Arthur Edward Stilwell was the founder of Port Arthur, Texas, and the Kansas City Southern Railway. Stilwell claimed to be guided by spirits--which he called "Brownies"--in many of his decisions. According to SYBIL LEEK'S BOOK OF THE CURIOUS AND THE OCCULT, "Several times he escaped death by following his intuition. He was spiritually informed that he should build a railroad line south from Kansas City to Galveston on the Gulf of Mexico. At a point twenty-nine miles from Galveston, Stilwell's 'guide' told him to stop work and that the railroad must not go to Galveston or it would mean his personal ruin and death to thousands. He had a vision of a prosperous city struck down by a tidal wave and destroyed. There were angry protests from his investors when he announced his change of plan, but Stilwell followed his voices. He directed the route toward a comparatively little known spot on the coast, now Port Arthur. Four days after the completion of the railroad terminating in Port Arthur, a mammoth tidal wave swept along the coast of Texas and practically destroyed Galveston, reducing it to a shambles of death and destruction. Port Arthur escaped and became the center for the relief work for the stricken city. Stillwell became known as Lucky Stilwell, as his visions were corroborated a dozen times by actual events. He wrote books about his experiences and in 1910 predicted World War I, the collapse of the Russian aristocracy, and the restoration of Palestine to the Jews." Stilwell's luck apparently ran out as a company he organized to build a railroad connecting Kansas City with the Pacific Ocean was forced into receivership in March 1912. Ironically, oil was discovered under its tracks and was to contribute to the fortune of its receiver William T. Kemper. Stilwell died of apoplexy on 26 September 1928. His distraught wife, Jennie, committed suicide by jumping out the window of their New York apartment thirteen days later. The Stilwells were said to have left an estate of only a thousand dollars. Some rubbing to the cloth of the Doyle book with a little fraying to one spine edge. The letter on White Star Line stationery is a little wrinkled and soiled and has a vertical crease. The other two letters are Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 016954

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Published by New York, Doubleday, Doran (1930)

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Item Description: New York, Doubleday, Doran, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Complete set of this very scarce Standard Edition of the Works of Arthur Conan Doyle. This Edition is limited to 760 sets. Books are in very good, solid condition. Binding is half Cloth over boards. Paper spine leves are age-toned.Interior completely clean without any previous owner´s markings. A set that is fast disappearing from the market. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 1109

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Arthur Conan Doyle

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Item Description: An excellent signed 8.5" X 11" formal portrait by Arthur Conan Doyle. The author is shown in a contemplative half-length pose, and has signed boldly to the lower border in fountain pen ink, "With all thanks for kindness shown, Arthur Conan Doyle, New York, June 3rd 1914". In very fine condition. Extremely rare in this format. Bookseller Inventory # 000119

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Arthur Conan Doyle

Published by Doubleday, Doran (1930)

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Item Description: Doubleday, Doran, 1930. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Special Edition. Signed by Arthur Conan Doyle in the first volume. Number 612 of 760 copies. Complete 24 volume set in fine condition. Text is bright, clean, unmarked, with no previous owner's bookplates or names. Gilt to upper page edges is intact. Paper titles on spine are slightly darkened from age, but are crisp, in fine condition. One small dark spot to edge of first volume, slightly larger than the head of a pin (we're hoping it came from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's pipe when he held the book to sign it). Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2014-V46

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Published by London Smith, Elder & Co. 1903 (1903)

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Item Description: London Smith, Elder & Co. 1903, 1903. Limited to 1,000 numbered copies, (This being copy 272), signed by the author (to The White Company). Twelve octavo volumes. Twenty-four photogravures including frontispieces by Arthur Twidle (20), Sidney Paget (1), B. West Clinedinst (1), and W.B. Wollen (2), all with captioned tissue guards. Each volume recently bound in half brown morrocco, with matching brown boards. Six raised bands with red labels and gilt titles and designs. Top edge gilt. Marbled end papers. The White Company; Micah Clarke; The Refugees; Rodney Stone; Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes; A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of Four; The Great Shadow and Uncle Bernac; A Duet, with an Occasional Chorus; Tragedy of the Korosko and The Green Flag; The Stark-Munro Letters and Round the Red Lamp; and The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard. "The author considered this edition of his works to be of great importance: he revised parts, and added notes and a number of special introductions.Because of [his] friendship with Reginald Smith, he agreed to sign the thousand copies of the English issue. He was not, however, prepared to do the same for the American publisher [D. Appleton and Company].The English issue also has the further attraction of having two illustrations in each volume rather than one?" (Green and Gibson). Green and Gibson A60. The binding is recent, and in lovely condition. No significant marks to the binding or edges. The signed limitation page is a little darkened and has a touch of edge wear, but the signature is still clean and presentable. The rest of the books are clean and tidy, with just the occasional foxing spot. Overall, a lovely copy. Bookseller Inventory # 1499

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DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan

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Item Description: 1930. DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan. The Crowborough Edition of the Works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 24 volumes. 8vo., bound in original tan cloth-backed boards. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, 1930. "The Crowborough Edition was intended to be a complete and definitive edition of the author's works of fiction. [Doyle] was to have revised each book, written new prefaces, and arranged the stories in their final order. Unfortunately he was prevented from doing so by illness and by his other commitments. [The Crowborough Edition] reprints the introductions from the Author's Edition, but otherwise is set from the existing editions without any corrections" (Green and Gibson A, 61). A fine copy of the The Crowborough edition of Doyle's works, limited to 760 numbered sets. The set is signed on the limitation page by Arthur Conan Doyle in volume one. Bookseller Inventory # 150486

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Doyle Arthur Conan

Published by Doubleday Doran & Co: Garden City, NY (1930)

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Item Description: Doubleday Doran & Co: Garden City, NY, 1930. 22 of 24 vols. Frontis portrait in vol 1, 9 x 5.75", cloth backed boards; tep, vp, covers a bit worn and darkened, a few spine labels chipped or worn, minor spotting to covers else a decent set, missing volumes 2 (His Last Bow) and 24 (Memories and Adventures). LIMITED TO 760 NUMBERED SETS, VOLUME ONE IS SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE, CREATOR OF SHERLOCK HOLMES. Bookseller Inventory # 97-9473b

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DOYLE, [Sir] Arthur Conan (1859-1930). BIRO, Val.

Published by London, John Murray 1963. (1963)

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Item Description: London, John Murray 1963., 1963. Original painting for the 1963 edition of 'The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes' by the popular and prolific illustrator Val Biro. Image size appox. 9x12 inches, colour gouache on artboard, landscape format. Overall dimensions 10x 15 inches. Artists' pencil notation to margin. Cover scene is a stunning design capturing the dark mystery of London at the end of the 19th century. Signed by the artist. Fine. Horne, Alan. The Dictionary of British Book Illustrators: 106-107. Bookseller Inventory # 29982

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DOYLE, ARTHUR CONAN

Published by New York Cosmopolitan 1922 (1922)

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Item Description: New York Cosmopolitan 1922, 1922. First Edition Thus. Signed presentation copy from N.C. Wyeth inscribed: ÒWith warmest regards to E.K. Robinson from the illustrator, N.C. Wyeth, Dec. 1922.Ó E.K. Robinson was the literary man who wrote on Kipling and founded and edited the a magazine called Country-Side (1905-15) and is best known for writing "nature-studies." Illustrated in color by N.C. Wyeth. Maroon cloth with printed color pictorial label on front cover. Top edge gilt. Near fine clean copy without dust jacket. Scarce signed. Bookseller Inventory # 11610J

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan.

Published by South Africa: Not published, 1900/01 (1900)

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Item Description: South Africa: Not published, 1900/01, 1900. Photograph (77 × 82 mm). Inscribed on the verso. Minor crease to photograph not affecting the main image. Excellent condition. A privately-taken and uncirculated inscribed photograph of Arthur Conan Doyle in South Africa, where he served as a senior physician during the Boer War. This privately-taken photograph depicts Doyle standing waist-deep in a large hole, surrounded by detritus. The inscription on the verso of the image reads, "Xmas wishes. Pulling out of a hole in South Africa – like the British Empire. A Conan Doyle". Doyle was intensely patriotic, and wrote two best-selling books based on his experiences during the conflict, The Great Boer War (1900) and War in South Africa: its Cause and Conduct (1902). "The latter, translated into many foreign languages and braille, became the major international advocate of the British case in the controversial war, and bowing to his mother's insistence a somewhat reluctant Conan Doyle accepted a knighthood for it in 1902" (ODNB). Bookseller Inventory # 78054

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Doyle, Arthur Conan

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Item Description: Doubleday, Doran, Garden City, 1930. Cloth-backed boards. Book Condition: Very Good. Limited Edition. 24 volumes, octavo; frontispiece portrait in first volume, rubricated title-pages. Bound in linen-backed tan boards, paper spine labels, gilt signature facsimile on covers, top edges gilt. Inner hinge cracked (easily repairable) in Volume I. A clean, tight set. 8.75" x 6" This is #550 of 760 sets, with Volume I signed on the limitation page by A. Conan Doyle. (The limitation notice and set number precede the half-title of each volume.). Bookseller Inventory # 036186

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Published by Hodder & Stoughton (1919)

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Item Description: Hodder & Stoughton, 1919. First edition. Author's presentation copy, inscribed on the title page to fellow author and spiritualist, Mrs Desmond Humphreys, "With all greetings to a fellow work, Mrs Desmond Humphreys, from Arthur Conan Doyle, Dec 1919". Original black cloth lettered in gilt, in scarce buff printed dustwrapper. A near fine copy in a very good dustwrapper, which shows some wear to the corners with the head of the spine internally reinforced with tape. Four photographic plates. Eliza Margaret (Desmond) Humphreys (1850-1938) was a noted romantic novelist writing under the nom de plume of Rita and, like Conan Doyle, became interested in spiritualism later in life. Her work, The Truth of Spiritualism, was also published in 1919. Bookseller Inventory # 23331

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Adrian Conan Doyle - SIGNED BY SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE - LIMITED EDITION

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Item Description: Privately Printed, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Limited Edition. Extrememly RARE Limited Edition, made even more so by the SIGNATURE of SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE pasted onto the title page. UK, 1959, Limited and Numbered. First and only edition. Presentation issue. 12 of only 100 numbered copies. Fully bound in red leather, in the publisher's slipcase. Privately Printed. The book has been used and is well read, but it is Near Fine, although the spine is a touch shabby. The slipcase has protected the book well, but it is a little scruffy. But what distinguishes this copy is the signature, which is in ink, and is mounted on the title page. A superb and unique collectable of this wonderful and much loved writer. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-7616732286

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Arthur Conan Doyle

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Item Description: UK, 1904. This is a stunning handwritten letter from one of the greatest story tellers of all time. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1859-1930. Creator of Sherlock Holmes and the wonderful Hound of the Baskervilles. Fully written by hand piece and full signature 'Arthur Conan Doyle', on adress headed paper "Undershaw, Hindhead, Haslemere" Dated 23rd May 1904, to an unnamed recipient, 'I regret that the pressure of my many engagements makes it impossible for me to give the address you suggest. With sympathy and good wishes for the success of your meeting.' This is the most beautiful presentation and is offered with full provenance. Purchased from a world renowned UK auction house and with full reference details supplied to the buyer. A simply wonderful letter from one of the world's greatest story tellers. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 001427

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Item Description: nd actor William Gillette landed the role for which he will alwaysbe rememberedSir Athur Conan Doyle won eternal renown forhis tales of detective Sherlock Holmes, withhis later plays and works, such as science fictionnovels, being almost completely forgotten.His Sherlock Holmes stories were generallyconsidered to be a milestone in crime fiction,and have been reproduced on stage and screenmore times than can be imagined. Actors fromBasil Rathbone to Jeremy Brett to the more recentRobert Downey Jr., have graced the stageand silver screen in that role. One might saythe name Sherlock Holmes is one of the mostrecognizable in the world.Doyle began to believe that the stories werestifling him as a writer and became bitter aboutthe hype surrounding his sleuth. In 1893, possibly due to this anger andresentment, he killed off Holmes in ÒThe Final Problem.Ó However, afterkilling off his memorable character, Doyle realized that he would be in needof income, so he decided to write a play about Holmes and Watson in theirfirst years as detective partners. After a time, the script ended up in thelap of a young American Broadway producer named Charles Frohman whothen traveled to London to meet with Doyle. It was there that Frohman suggesteda new adaptation of the play starring the then-famous Wiliam Gillette,an American actor, playwright and stage manager. Doyle agreed, andit is in this fashion that Frohman obtained the staging rights for what wouldbecome the first great entertainment portrayal of Holmes. In a famous telegramexchange between Gillette and Doyle, after Gillette became enamoredof the role, he wrote, ÒMay I marry Holmes?Ó To which Doyle responded,ÒYou may marry him, or murder or do what you like with him.ÓIn this letter we see reference to many things Holmesian. It appears that aproducer has written to Doyle asking permission to stage a performanceof Sherlock Holmes. Doyle responds with this Autograph Letter Signed,Windlesham, Crowborough, Sussex, November 8, 1908. ÒDear Sir, I have noobjection but you must also get permission from Mr. Frohman. You had better writeto his representative.Aldwych TheatreÉÓIt is clear that Doyle, still harboring resentment for his creation, does notcare if the person stages a play or not. However, since Frohman had therights, he rightly insists that he contact FrohmanÕs representative to worksomething out. A very interesting letter referencing very early arrangementsmade by Doyle to allow for the production of stage adaptations of his SherlockHolmes stories. This was to be the genesis of the many plays, televisionshows and movies that have been made since. Bookseller Inventory # 9673

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CONAN DOYLE, ARTHUR

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Item Description: An autograph letter signed from Doyle to an unknown correspondent written during WWI. He thanks his correspondent for their "generous offer" but regrets that he "could not deliver the goods" and that "a great deal of one’s time goes in war work of one form or another". Signed at the close "Arthur Conan Doyle". One page, personal Windlesham letterhead, January 4, 1916. Accompanied by a mailing envelope addressed in Doyle’s hand to Professor William Craig in Philadelphia and an original cabinet photograph of Doyle. The three items could make an impressive presentation piece. Measures 203x126mm. In very good condition, with intersecting folds (vertical fold to 'C'), scattered light soiling, and light handling wear with a few small edge tears to letter, and light soiling to photo with a few edge losses to mount. In full: "Your cabled offer is a generous one but alas I could not deliver the goods-not up to a decent sample anyhow. You can well understand that we are entirely preoccupied at present and that a great deal of one’s time goes in war work of one form or another. Thank you none the less.". Bookseller Inventory # F71425AA

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan.) DOYLE, Mary Conan.

Published by Hindhead: Privately printed, 1899 (1899)

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Item Description: Hindhead: Privately printed, 1899, 1899. Sextodecimo. Original blue-grey wrappers printed in black. In an envelope inscribed with the title and author. Lightly rubbed. An excellent copy. First edition, one of a limited edition of 200 privately printed copies. Inscribed on the upper wrapper "With the authors love". A short story by the daughter of Arthur Conan Doyle, with the charming spelling and grammar mistakes of a nine-year-old retained. Bookseller Inventory # 60420

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Published by Hodder and Stoughton,, London: (1919)

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Item Description: Hodder and Stoughton,, London:, 1919. First edition. DOYLE, Arthur Conan. THE VITAL MESSAGE. [Green & Gibson B25a]. Twelvemo, black cloth stamped in gilt on spine, 228 pages, illustrated (including reproductions of "spirit" photographs). Inscribed by A. Conan Doyle on the half-title page: "Dear C. H.-- the true facts. Yours sincerely, A. Conan Doyle." Spine and extremities of the binding are moderately rubbed, with two very short tears to cloth at crown, half-title page and rear flyleaf are moderately tanned, else a very good, bright copy, with the text fresh and clean. Bookseller Inventory # 56614

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Item Description: Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. ("A.C. Doyle") in black fountain pen ink on his Greyswood Beeches, Haslemere letterhead. 4 3/8" x 7 1/8; 1 page with integral leaf; no date, but ca. 1910. Framed together with a halftone photograph of Doyle in an antique style black and gold wooden frame with double matte; frame size: 17 1/8" x 14 5/8". To [Samuel S.] McClure: "My dear McClure Many thanks for you kindness. Esquemeling I have but the other two are new to me. I'll do my best to produce something readable. Yours very truly A. Conan Doyle Thanks also for the magazines" (probably issues of McClure's magazine). This letter probably refers to his Pirate Tales and "Captain Sharkey." The McClure Company held the American copyright to several of these stories, as well as some the Sherlock Holmes stories. See Green & Gibson pages 212-213. Doyle (1859-1930), Scottish-born physician and author; creator of master detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the literary world's most famous characters. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 602417

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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Published by Doubleday and Company, New York: (1953)

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Item Description: Doubleday and Company, New York:, 1953. hardcover. with a preface by Christopher Morley, and an introduction by John Dickson Carr. No. 124 of only 147 copies printed. both volumes in very good condition. 8vos. textured cloth bindings with brown leather spines. 1323 pages. Doyle?s signature is on the limitation page tipped in for this very limited edition. spines color faded, though gilt is still bright. missing the slipcase. 2 volume limited edition, SIGNED by Doyle on the limitation page. Bookseller Inventory # 78536

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DOYLE, Arthur Conan.

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Item Description: Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. ("A. Conan Doyle"), London, June 19, 1893. Oblong 4to. 1 page, with contemporary docketing (including "c/o AP Watt"); A partly printed H.M. customs form with manuscript insertions, authorizing Messrs, Williams and Norgate to import for his own use, 7 copies of the edition published in Leipzig by Berhard Tauchnitz, of his novel "The Refugees: A Tale of Two Continents," and one copy each of future Tauchnitz editions of his works. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 500162

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Item Description: No Binding. Book Condition: Very Good. ("A Conan Doyle") to an unnamed correspondent (Dear Sir) 1 page with integral leaf the paper watermarked "Ancient Scottish Vellum" with large coat of arms, 7" x 4 1/4", Hindhead, Haslemere, ca. 1914-1920. Referring to a letter he wrote to 'The Times' and the help he has received from Germans in England since its publication, and saying that he is willing to answer further questions raised by his book. Very good. This letter possibly refers to Conan Doyle's work, The British Campaigns in Europe, his history of the First World War. A patriot in the traditional sense, he had volunteered and served in the Boer War. In his letters to The Times and Pamphlets such as To Arms, Conan Doyle expounded the moral case for war against Germany and was enormously influential. See Green & Gibson: B12, B13, B14, B15, B16, B18 for his several books and pamphlets on the subject of Germany and war. Doyle (1859-1930), Scottish-born physician and author; creator of master detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the literary world's most famous characters. Inscribed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2221574

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Arthur Conan Doyle

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Item Description: Hodder and Stoughton, UK, 1912. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good ++. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1st Edition 1912. Signed by what appears to be by a Conan Doyle. I have been unable to work out who it is. With photographic portrait frontispiece of members of the expedition, plates and map. In particularly fresh, clean publisher's pictorial mid-blue cloth with bright gilt titles to spine and bright gilt illustration of Challenger to upper, titled and bordered in white. Book is very good++ and bright. Recased retaining the original endpapers and complete spine. Rear board very slightly lightened n areas. Contents very good. A nice example of a book that normally appears in poor condition with the added mysterious Conan Doyle family signature. PLEASE DOUBLE CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE. Digital images available upon request. Ref 4319. Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 008273

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Item Description: Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. ("Arthur Conan Doyle") in black fountain pen ink on his engraved Windlesham, Crowborough, Sussex letterhead, May 18, 1914. 4 3/8" x 7"; 1 page; very good (two old mailing folds greatly exaggerated by the scanner; minor signs of handling); 1914. In part: ".Let it wait, if you don't mind, till my return on July 11th. I'll see what coins I have left at the bottom of the bag by that date.Yours sincerely.Arthur Conan Doyle." Doyle delays paying a bill until July 11th. Doyle (1859-1930), born May 22, 1859, Edinburgh, Scotland; died July 7, 1930, Crowborough, England; Scottish-born physician and author; creator of master detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the literary world's most famous characters. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 602548

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Arthur Conan Doyle

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Item Description: Bloomsbury, UK, 1896. First Edition. This is a beautiful original hand signed edition of Sir Arthur Conan, Rodney Stone. A beautiful and rare Conand Doyle first edition, signed by the author to head of title as shown. Illustrations by Sidney Paget. Original cloth, light mark to upper cover, [Green & Gibson A20a], 8vo, 1896. True UK 1st Edition. Superbly presented and offered in it's original form. Without question a most important Conan Doyle books. A centre piece of any Arthur Conan Doyle collection. A genuine hand signed autographed book, where Conan Doyle has signed the book page. Auotographed Arthur Conan Doyle books are very hard to come across, especially such goo early examples. Here is a fantastic Arthur Conan Doyle signed book. Arthur Conan Doyle has signed this book beautifully as shown. Not secretarial. 100% genuine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 001708

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Arthur C. Clarke, Jack London, Kate Wilhelm, Hal Clement, Gregory Benford, Brian Aldiss, A. E. Van Vogt, Frederic Brown, Ward Moore, Fred Hoyle, Arthur Conan Doyle, Isaac Asimov, Ursula K. Le Guin, Budrys, Roger Zelazny, Jules Verne, H. G. Wells, and More

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Item Description: Easton Press Edition. Hardcover. ***SALE. The price of this item has been temporarily reduced; 38 volume set. Leather bound collection accented in 22kt. Gold. Books range from Very Good+ to Fine condition. No bookplates attached. Titles include: Downbelow Station, Mission of Gravity, 2001 A Spacy Odyssey, A Case of Conscience, Before Adam, Timescape, Hothouse, The World of A, What Mad Universe, Bring the Jubilee, The Black Cloud, The Einstein Intersection, The Poison Belt, Tau Zero, The Travels of Marco Polo, Dragonflight, Rogue Moon, The Dispossessed, Around the Moon, From The Earth to Moon, Time Machine, This Immortal, Way Station, To Your Scattered Bodies Go, The Fountains of Paradise, Stand on Zanzibar, Odd John, Lest Darkness Fall, The Humanoids, A Time of Changes, The of the Triffids, The Forever War, The Demolished Man, The Big Time, and Gateway. Gateway is signed by author. Very Good+ by 40%. Sale price ends soon!***. Bookseller Inventory # 53204

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