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21 (Sherlockiana). Hall, Trevor H. SHERLOCK HOLMES AND HIS CREATOR
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1978). 0312717180 / 9780312717186 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 155 pages; indexes. 
Collection of eight Sherlockian essays by the "most elegant exponent" of the Higher Criticism of the literature of Baker Street. The chapters examine: Moriarty, Sigmund Freud, chemistry, Yorkshire, T.S. Eliot, Arsene Lupin, origin of SH, spiritualism. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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22 (Sherlockiana). Hall, Trevor H. THE LATE MR. SHERLOCK HOLMES & Other Literary Studies
London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd., (1971). 0715605771 / 9780715605776 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in salmon colored boards with gilt spine titles; in a fine illustrated dust jacket with period jacket illustration by Sidney Paget. 
Dr. Hall continues his investigations into the private lives of Sherlock Holmes and Watson which he began in an earlier volume--SHERLOCK HOLMES: Ten Literary Studies (1969). This time he pursues Holmes's eating and drinking habits, book-collecting, etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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23 (Sherlockiana). Hardwick, Michael SHERLOCK HOLMES: My Life and Crimes
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1984. 0385196547 / 9780385196543 First U.S. edition, first printing. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Hardcover. Remainder spray to lower page edges, else fine, in green paper-over-boards with gilt spine stamping; in a fine, as-new dust jacket. Jacket front reproduces ''St Paul's from Ludgate Circus'' by Grimshaw; rear panel ''The Great Falls of Reichenbach'' by Turner. 
Hardwick's third original addition to the Sherlockian saga finds an aging Holmes reflecting on his life and career, with special attention to his rivalry with lifelong enemy Professor Moriarty, and the three missing years after the episode at Reichenbach. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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24 (Sherlockiana). Harrison, Michael I, SHERLOCK HOLMES: Memoirs of Mr. Sherlock Holmes, OM, late Consulting Private Detective-in-Ordinary to Their Majesties Queen Victoria, King Edward VII and King George V
New York: E. P. Dutton, (1977). 0525130853 / 9780525130857 First edition, first printing. Dated inscription, SIGNED by the author to a noted authority on Vincent Price. Hardcover. Mild lean to the spine, else near fine; in a near fine, dust jacket with a short tear to the upper front panel. 
The "memoirs" of Sherlock Holmes edited and annotated by the author who "knows more about Sherlock Holmes than any man alive."--New York Times Book Review. Illustrated with photos and facsimiles. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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25 (Sherlockiana). Heard, H.F. REPLY PAID
New York: The Vanguard Press, (1942). First edition, first printing. Near fine in rust-colored cloth with black spine and cover titles; lacking dust jacket. 
A mystery of Sherlockian interest featuring Mr. Mycroft by the author better known as Gerald Heard, who was a noted historian, science writer, educator, and philosopher. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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26 (Sherlockiana). Herst, Herman, Jr., B.S.I. DIRTY POOL And the Curious Affair of the Witch's Brougham (A Round Robin Pastiche)
[no place]. [no publisher noted], (1983). First edition, first printing: a chapbook original. Fine, as-new; xerographically reproduced on 8.5 x 11 inch white 20# stock, folded and staplebound; [25] pages. 
"Dirty Pool" is set in the 20th century and has a philatelic angle, which seems to be the author's speciality; the second piece was started by Herst and continued (hence Round Robin) by Svend Peterson, Paul Gunning, Wanda Butts and Mike Carroll. 
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27 (Sherlockiana). Kennedy, Bruce, editor SHADES OF SHERLOCK, Numbers 1-9, 11&12 (double issue)
Fulton, Missouri; Chappaqua, New York: The Three Students Plus, 1967-1968. First editions, first printings: Irregular bi-monthly periodical. DeWahl 4201. All 10 issues about fine! Mimeographed or otherwise reproduced 8.5x11'' pages in stapled, illustrated wraps. Each issue 10-20 pages. The covers also bear the imprint ''Rockford Illustrated Publications (R.I.P.)'' 
Scarce fanzine launched in 1967 by Three Students Plus Scion Society of the Baker Street Irregulars to commemorate Sherlock's one-hundred thirteenth birthday. Kennedy handles most of the writing chores; Howard Diehl the art, Bradley Kjell the printing. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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28 (Sherlockiana). Lescroart, John T. RASPUTIN'S REVENGE: The Further Startling Adventures of Auguste Lupa--Son of Holmes
New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc., (1987). 1556110111 / 9781556110115 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with promotional photograph and newsletter laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In the second Auguste Lupa mystery, the dedicated Sherlockian writer builds even further on the legend, fleshing out the wise, and brilliant protagonist, who first appeared in SON OF HOLMES. 
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29 (Sherlockiana). Millett, Larry SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE RUNE STONE MYSTERY: From the American Chronicles of John H. Watson, M.D.
(New York, New York): Viking, (1999). 0670888214 / 9780670888214 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Millett comes close to perfection in re-creating two of literature's most enduring characters. Read the adventure in a nostalgic glow."--Chicago Sun-Times. From the author of SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE ICE PALACE MURDERS. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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30 (Sherlockiana). Millett, Larry, editor SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE RED DEMON by John H. Watson, M.D.
(New York): Viking, (1996). 0670870390 / 9780670870394 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
When a cunning villain sets out to destroy the Great Northern railway, Holmes comes face-to-face will all manner of frontier characters, including two-fisted railroad men, rough-and-tumble lumberjacks, and a one-eyed teamster. 
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31 (Sherlockiana). North, John SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE ARABIAN PRINCESS
(Romford, Essex): Ian Henry Publications, (1990). 0860252701 / 9780860252702 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A princess disappears in front of a music hall audience and clues point to Holmes, who is forced into investigating the case. Novelisation based on the play "Sherlock Holmes in the Deerstalker" by Terence Mustoo. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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32 (Sherlockiana). Redmond, Christopher, editor CANADIAN HOLMES: The First Twenty-Five Years
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Calabash Press, (1997). 1899562273 / 9781899562275 First edition. An anthology assembled from the official, but irregular newsletter of the Sherlockian society, The Bootmakers of Toronto. Hardcover. Fine in melon-colored cloth lettered in gilt to the spine; in illustrated dust jacket with wraparound artwork by Douglas Walters, who has also provided full-page frontispieces for each of the chapters. 
Chapters include: Mr. Sherlock Holmes; John H. Watson, Late Indian Army; In and About Baker Street; Holmes's Cases and Achievements; Gentlemen, the Ladies; Sir Arthur and His Writings; Gaslight and Romance; Stage, Screen and Canvas, more. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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33 (Sherlockiana). Roberts, Barrie SHERLOCK HOLMES & THE CROSBY MURDER
New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, (2002). 0786710160 / 9780786710164 First U.S. editon, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
The sixth novel in Barrie Roberts' series of Sherlockian pastiches. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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34 (Sherlockiana). Roden, Christoper and Barbara, editors THE CASE FILES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE BLUE CARBUNCLE
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Calabash Press, 1999. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-titled dark blue cloth; in the original acetate dust jacket. Octavo. 202 pages; Original art by Paul Lowe as well as contemporary illustrations. 
This, the fourth of the Case Files series, traces the methods employed by Holmes as he seeks to trace the owner of the hat, and, more importantly, the whereabouts of the lost jewel. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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35 (Sherlockiana). Roden, Christoper and Barbara, editors THE CASE FILES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE DYING DETECTIVE
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Calabash Press, 1998. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in full gilt-titled black cloth; in original acetate dust jacket. Octavo. 153 pages. Illustrated with original artwork by Paul Lowe with contempory drawings and facsimiles. 
This, the third volume in The Case Files series, examines the methods employed by Sherlock Holmes, and the apparent lack of concern he showed towards his best friend, and his 'long-suffering' landlady. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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36 (Sherlockiana). Roden, Christoper and Barbara, editors THE CASE FILES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE MUSGRAVE RITUAL
Pennyfford, Chester: Calabash Press, 1996. 189956215X / 9781899562152 First edition, first printing: Hardcover issue. Hardcover. Fine in gilt-titled green cloth; in a clear acetate dust protector. Illustrated with a variety of vintage book illustrations and film stills. 
First of the Roden's splendid story-by-story analyses of the Sherlock Holmes stories by leading Sherlockian scholars. Contributions by both Rodens and by Richard Lancelyn Green, David Stuart Davies, John Hall, Catherine Cooke, et alia. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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37 (Sherlockiana). Rogow, Roberta THE PROBLEM OF THE MISSING MISS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1998). 0312185537 / 9780312185534 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
Fate brings together Sherlock Holmes and Lewis Carroll. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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38 (Sherlockiana). Rogow, Roberta THE PROBLEM OF THE MISSING MISS
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1998). 0312185537 / 9780312185534 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
"A delectable first novel. The Reverend Charles Dodgson (a.k.a. Lewis Carroll) becomes a proto-Holmes to the Dr. Watson of young Arthur Conan Doyle. "--Marvin Kaye. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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39 (Sherlockiana). Rogow, Roberta THE PROBLEM OF THE SURLY SERVANT
New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, (2001). 0312266383 / 9780312266387 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In his 4th outing, Charles Dodgson publicly argues with a man suspected of a series of thefts at Christ Church College in Oxford. When the man is then murdered, Dodgson stands suspect. He and Arthur Conan Doyle set out to prove otherwise. 
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40 (Sherlockiana). Rosenblatt, Julia Carlson & Frederic H. Sonnenschmidt DINING WITH SHERLOCK HOLMES: A Baker Street Cookbook
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1976). 0672521946 / 9780672521942 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Quarto. 239 pages; appendix, bibliography, and an index. 
The authors reconstruct the complete Holmesian culinary picture. With references to the Sherlock Holmes Canon; "all recipes are served up with a dash of logic, a pinch of chronology, and a few grinds of research." 
Price: 35.00 USD
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