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1 (Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan). Rodin, Alvin E. & Key, Jack D. MEDICAL CASEBOOK OF DOCTOR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE: From Practitioner to Sherlock Holmes and Beyond
Malabar, Florida: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, Inc., 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine with very pale foxing to the page edges and to the endpapers; in a very lightly worn illustrated dust jacket. 
Fascinating little niche of Sherlockiana assesses the stature of Conan Doyle as a practicing physician and medical writer of both fiction and non-fiction; thorough and revealing notes, references, appendices and index. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 (Sayers, Dorothy L.) Hall, Trevor H. DOROTHY L. SAYERS: Nine Literary Studies
(Hamden, Connecticut): Archon Books, 1980. 0208018778 / 9780208018779 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Two illustrations on coated stock inserts: frontis reproduces a page from the programme of the first performance of BUSMANS' HOLIDAY; second illo is a Strand Magazine frontis for "The Iron Circlet." 
Hall investigates, detective-fashion, a number of literary mysteries re: Ms. Sayers, including: a comparison of Wimsey and Holmes, Sayers' opinion of and works on Doyle, little-known facts about her husband, and other intriguing bio and biblio titbits. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 (Sherlockiana). Andrews, Val SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE EMINENT THESPIAN
(Rumford, Essex). Ian Henry Publications, [undated]. 086025268X / 9780860252689 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Pages uniformly tanned, as expected, else fine, in a fine, illustrated dust jacket with artwork by Lesley Williams. 
The crown jewels have been stolen from the Tower of London and the trail to recover them leads Holmes and Watson to the stage of the Lyceum Theatre where the American actor William Gillette is performing as Sherlock Holmes! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 (Sherlockiana). Asimov, Isaac ASIMOV'S SHERLOCKIAN LIMERICKS
New York: The Mysterious Press, 1978. 0892960396 / 9780892960392 First trade edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket illustration and frontispiece by Gahan Wilson. 
Sixty outrageous limericks, by punster Isaac Asimov, inspired by the sixty stories about the legendary detective. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 (Sherlockiana). Asimov, Isaac, Martin Harry Greenberg & Charles Waugh; editors SHERLOCK HOLMES THROUGH TIME AND SPACE
[New York]: Bluejay Books Inc, (1984). 0312944004 / 9780312944001 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket art and internal illustrations by Tom Kidd. 
An anthology of fifteen sf/fantasy stories about Sherlock Holmes, by Poul Anderson and Gordon R. Dickson, Isaac Asimov, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Philip Jose Farmer, Sterling E. Lanier, Richard Lupoff, Fred Saberhagen, Gene Wolfe, etc. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 (Sherlockiana). Beaman, Bruce R., compiled by SHERLOCKIAN QUOTATIONS
(Culver City, California): The Pontine Press, (1977). B0006WHXVG First edition, first printing. Hardcover. ''Received'' rubberstamped in red to the front cover, covers are mildly dust soiled, lower corner tips of the few leaves have been creased, else very good plus in stapled yellow and black wraps with a silhouette of Sherlock Holmes to the front cover. 
Quotations from the Sacred Writings with a short introduction by compiler Beaman and cover and interior illustrations by Roy Hunt. "I trust that there is nothing of consequence which I have overlooked?"--John H. Watson, M.D. Octavo. 32 pages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 (Sherlockiana). Bell, H.W., edited by BAKER STREET STUDIES
New York: Otto Penzler Books, (1995). 1883402913 / 9781883402914 First edition thus: Paperback. Small remainder stripe to lower edge, else a very nearly fine, as-new, unread copy in slick, illustrated wraps. 
Classic compendium of Holmesiana originally published in 1934. Scarce in Penzler's paperback reissue! Pieces by Starrett, Knox, Helen Simpson, Bell, others. "Bell's work is a landmark and a model of method."--Barzun and Taylor. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 (Sherlockiana). Boucher, Anthony THE CASE OF THE BAKER STREET IRREGULARS
Boston: Gregg Press, 1980. 0839826559 / 9780839826552 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in maroon cloth with spine titles stamped in silver; in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
A complete photographic reprint of the Crowell-Collier Publishing Company edition published in 1962, with the addition of a new introduction by Otto Penzler. Movieland setting for this Holmesian pastiche/homage by the influential reviewer and author. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 (Sherlockiana). Brown, Russell A. SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE MYSTERIOUS FRIEND OF OSCAR WILDE
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1988). 0312022808 / 9780312022808 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
It's 1895 and deadly games are afoot in London. Against a backdrop of terrorist dynamitings, a humbled Holmes reluctantly accepts the aid of Oscar Wilde to unravel two tangled plots. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 (Sherlockiana). Coopersmith, Jerome BAKER STREET: A Musical Adventure of Sherlock Holmes
No place: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, [1965]. First edition. SE-7000-OC (stereo). Fine and unopened in the original shrinkwrap. 
The original cast soundtrack LP album for the stage production directed by Harold Prince and adapted from the stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Music and lyrics by Marian Grudeff and Raymond Jessel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 (Sherlockiana). Copper, Basil THE RECOLLECTIONS OF SOLAR PONS
Minneapolis, Minnesota: Fedogan & Bremer, (1995). 1878252208 / 9781878252203 First edition, trade issue: one of 1900 copies printed. Hardcover. Fine, bound in gilt-stamped black cloth, in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. The vivid color jacket painting and very appealing b&w interior illustrations are by Sherlockian artist Stephanie Hawk. 
August Derleth created Holmesian detective Solar Pons to fill the void created when Doyle ceased writing Sherlock Holmes stories, and the series was continued by Derleth's friend Copper. Four adventures comprise this very handsome edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 (Sherlockiana). Davies, David Stuart THE TANGLED SKEIN
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Calabash Press, 1998. 189956246X / 9781899562466 First trade paperback edition. Trade Paperback. Fine in slick illustrated wraps with snazzy black-and-white cover art by Chris Senior. 
Sherlockian yarn by the lifelong Holmes aficionado. With an introduction by Peter Cushing, who played Holmes a number of times on film, notably in the Hammer and BBC adaptations of THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 (Sherlockiana). Deighton, Len INTRODUCTION TO "THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL"
Santa Barbara: Santa Teresa Press, 1985. First edition: one of 25 copies printed for copyright purposes. Chapbook. Fine in stiff, stapled wraps, printed with titles and rules. 
Scarce twelve-page chapbook issue of an appreciation by Deighton of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle which was written to introduce the Santa Teresa Press facsimile issue of the original Sherlock Holmes manuscript. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14 (Sherlockiana). Dibdin, Michael THE LAST SHERLOCK HOLMES STORY
New York: Pantheon Books, (1978). 0394500652 / 9780394500652 First U.S. edition, first printing: Review copy, with the publisher's slip laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
In his first book, Michael Dibdin pits the sleuth of Baker Street against the Butcher of Whitechapel--the archfiend Jack the Ripper. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 (Sherlockiana). Downing, Noel DOCTOR WATSON AND THE INVISIBLE MAN
Romford, Essex: Ian Henry Publications, (1991). 0860252752 / 9780860252757 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Doctor Watson investigates a murder and the theft of the notes made by H G Wells’s Invisible Man from a Sussex pub and finds himself in a conspiracy involving the German Imperial Embassy and literary figures such as Aleister Crowley and Arthur Machen. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 (Sherlockiana). Doyle, Charles Altamont; Baker, Michael THE DOYLE DIARY: The Last Great Conan Doyle Mystery
New York & London: Paddington Press, Ltd, (1978). 0448220687 / 9780448220680 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Oblong octavo. 91 pages. With a Holmesian Investigation ino the Strange and Curious Case of Charles Altamont Doyle by Michael Baker. 
Full-color facsimile reprint of the "1889 sketchbook-journal that Charles Altamont Doyle (father of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes) kept during his lengthy stay in a Scottish lunatic asylum."--Greg Stacy. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 (Sherlockiana). Frost, Mark THE LIST OF 7
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1993. 0688122450 / 9780688122454 First edition. Hardcover. Fine, with illustrated endsheets; in a pictorial dust jacket. 
Debut novel from the co-creator of cult TV series TWIN PEAKS is a historical adventure cum mystery, that places Conan Doyle at the center of a fictional Victorian world of political intrigues and Satanist brotherhoods. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 (Sherlockiana). Frost, Mark THE LIST OF 7
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1993. 068812450 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Debut novel from the co-creator of cult TV series TWIN PEAKS is a historical adventure cum mystery, that places Conan Doyle at the center of a fictional Victorian world of political intrigues and Satanist brotherhoods. SIGNED by Frost on the title-page. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 (Sherlockiana). Goldfarb, Clifford S. THE GREAT SHADOW: Arthur Conan Doyle, Brigadier Gerard, and Napoleon
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Calabash Press, 1997. 1899562303 / 9781899562305 First edition: one of 150 specially bound, numbered copies SIGNED by the author. Hardcover. Fine in strawberry-colored cloth lettered in gilt to the spine; in illustrated dust jacket. With reproductions of vintage illustrations. 232pp. Notes, bibliography, index. 
Impressively thorough, appealingly unpretentious, meticulously documented study of Doyle's "other" protagonist, Brigadier Gerard, and all of the author's Napoleonic-era tales and novels. Fine scholarship with a light touch, as befits the subject. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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20 (Sherlockiana). Goldfarb, Clifford S. THE GREAT SHADOW: Arthur Conan Doyle, Brigadier Gerard, and Napoleon
Ashcroft, British Columbia: Calabash Press, 1997. 1899562303 / 9781899562305 First edition: Trade Paperback issue. Trade Paperback. Fine in slick, illustrated wraps. With reproductions of vintage illustrations. 232pp. 
Goldfarb discusses in depth all of Doyle's Napoleonic fiction: THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARD, ADVENTURES OF GERARD, two Gerard short stories, and the novels RODNEY STONE, UNCLE BERNAC and THE GREAT SHADOW. Notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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