Category: Mystery & Detective Fiction


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The Adventure of the Peerless Peer

By: Farmer, Phlip Jose

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Aspen Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4147B-26

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Inv. #4147B-26. First edition of this classic Sherlockian pastiche featuring Holmes and Lord Greystoke (aka Tarzan) battling German agent Von Bork (of "His Last Bow") in Africa in 1916. Farmer was the "American Agent for the Estates of Dr. Watson, Lord Greystoke, David Copperfield, Martin Eden, and Don Quixote." An exceptional copy of this important book that will appeal to collectors of Sherlockiana, Tarzaniana, Farmer, and Science Fiction.; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; viii, 111 pages View more info

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The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes

By: Queen, Ellery (ed.)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1944

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4147B

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket; Publisher's dust jacket missing lower front corner (to "N" in QUEEN) and top and bottm of spine, otherwise intact.

Inv. #4147B. First edition, first state of this rare classic collection of Sherlockian parodies and pastiches edited by Ellery Queen (aka Frederick Dannay and Manfred B. Lee). Authors include Queen, Mark Twain, O. Henry, Bret Harte, Vincent Starrett, and others. This collection was suppressed by the Doyle estate soon after publication.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiii, 363 pages View more info

Profile by Gaslight An Irregular Reader About the Private Life of Sherlock Holmes

By: Smith, Edgar W. (Ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4147B-47

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

Inv. #4147B-47. "Including revelations by Heywood Broun, Elmer Davis, Christopher Morley, Stephen Vincent Benet, Anthony Boucher, Dr. George F. McCleary, Vincent Starrett, Howard Haycraft, A. Conan Doyle, Howard Collins, Belden Wigglesworth, Fletcher Pratt, W.S. Hall, H. W. Bell, Charles Honce, Rufus S. Tucker, Dr. Charles S. Goodman, Logan Clendening, P.M. Stone, E.E. Kellett, James Keddie, Dr. Reginal Fitz, Robert Keith Leavitt, Carolyn wells, Helen Yuhasova, Harvey Officer, Dr. Julian Wolff, "Evoe" and Felix Morley " They all explore the legend of Sherlock Holmes. ; 8vo; 3... View more info