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Over the teacups

HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York, 1891
From B & L Rootenberg Rare Books, ABAA (Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.A.)

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Original green illustrated cloth; some soiling to right edge of top cover, small damp-stain affecting lower right corner of title. Uncut. First edition, first printing, second state, binding C. After a break of fifteen years, Holmes revives his series of imaginary conversations. There was a two-year hiatus for these episodes, originally printed as a monthly contribution in The Atlantic Monthly, when Holmes lost his wife, and a year later, his daughter Amelia. BAL, 9027; C&T, p. 226. Bookseller Inventory # 11923

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Title: Over the teacups

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, Boston and New York

Publication Date: 1891

Edition: FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING.

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