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1 CARR, JOHN DICKSON The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
New York Harper 1949 
First Edition. Near fine copy in a very good lightly used price-clipped dust jacket with some rubbing to the folds and some small chips and tears. A biography of writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 DIBDIN, MICHAEL The Last Sherlock Holmes Story
New York Pantheon 1978 
First Edition - American. Ownership signature. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 DOYLE, ARTHUR CONAN Tales Of Sherlock Holmes
New York Grosset & Dunlap n.d. (c. 1940) 
Movie tie-in edition. Previous ownership inscription. Usual tanning of pages, a little cloth mottling, else a very good copy in a lightly dust soiled dust jacket with a few tiny chips and tears and slight fading to the spine. The front panel features a photograph of Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes. This book was issued during the period Rathbone was starring in a series of Holmes films, first at 20th Century-Fox and then continuing at Universal Pictures. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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4 ELIOT, T.S. & VINCENT STARRETT Conferment By Needle
St. Louis Ronart Press 1980 
First Edition. Limited to 230 copies. Fine in wrappers. The great poet encounters the great Sherlockian. 
Price: 37.50 USD
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5 FELDMAN, LEW DAVID Sherlock Holmes and Sherlockiana: 76 Items
New York House of El Dieff 1975 
First Edition. A superb catalogue with items from the Smith and Anderson collections, as well as from the Doyle estate. Includes such items as a Beeton's Christmas Annual, five original Sidney Paget Sherlock Holmes illustrations for The Strand Magazine, and Doyle manuscripts including the autograph manuscript of the first leaf of notes for A Study in Scarlet as well as the manuscripts for The Adventure of the Greek Interpreter and His Last Bow.” Fine. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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6 FELDMAN, LEW DAVID Sherlock Holmes and Sherlockiana: 76 Items
New York House of El Dieff 1975 
First Edition. A superb catalogue with items from the Smith and Anderson collections, as well as from the Doyle estate.This catalogue offers for sale such amazing items as a Beeton's Christmas Annual, five original Sidney Paget Sherlock Holmes illustrations for The Strand Magazine, and Doyle manuscripts including the autograph manuscript of the first leaf of notes for A Study in Scarlet as well as the original manuscripts for The Adventure of the Greek Interpreter, His Last Bow The Prpblem of Thor Bridge, The Adventure of the Three Garridebs. Some creasing to covers, a little rubbing, very good. Paperbound. Scarce. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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7 HOLMES IN FILM The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. Screenplay by Edwin Blum and William Drake
Los Angeles Twentieth Century-Fox 1939 
First Edition. Xerox copy of the 132 page mimeographed dialogue and continuity script for the classic film, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, directed by Alfred L. Werker, starring Basil Rathbone as Holmes, Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson, Ida Lupino, and George Zucco as Professor Moriarty. Bound with brads. Very good plus copy. In this story, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson must thwart the efforts of Professor Moriarty to steal the crown jewels from the Tower of London. This was the second and final production of Twentieth Century-Fox's Rathbone and Bruce ‘Holmes' films, which was then picked up by Universal. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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8 LEE, LEONARD The Fugitive - the Working Title for the Sherlock Holmes Film Pursuit to Algiers. Screenplay by Leonard Lee. With a Script for the Trailer for the Film
Los Angeles Universal Pictures 1945 
First Edition. Original 110 page typed revised shooting script, dated June 11, 1945, for the film entitled, The Fugitive, which was the working title for the Sherlock Holmes film Pursuit to Algiers by Leonard Lee. Bradbound. Some writing in pencil to the front cover, very good slightly used copy in printed wrappers. Included is an original 4 page mimeographed continuity and dialogue script, dated October 22, 1945, for the trailer for the film. Pursuit to Algiers was directed by Roy William Neill and starred Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. Staple bound along the top edge. Very good slightly used copy. Leonard Lee wrote the screenplays for many motion pictures, including Beg, Borrow, or Steal with Frank Morgan, Bomber's Moon with George Montgomery, and another Sherlock Holmes film, Dressed to Kill, again with Basil Rathbone as Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson. 
Price: 2000.00 USD
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9 MACDONALD, ROSS & MARGARET MILLAR Early Millar: The First Stories of Ross Macdonald & Margaret Millar
Santa Barbara Cordelia Editions 1982 
First Edition. Set of long galley proofs printed on on side only. With corrections in pencil by the editor. Fine. Macdonald's story “The Sea Soup Company” published in his high school literary magazine. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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10 MALEC, ANDREW The Other Master: Frederic Dorr Steele
Minneapolis, MN University of Minnesota 1984 
First Edition. A commemorative study to accompany the exhibition of Frederic Dorr Steele's work, including many photographs and reproductions of his illustrations and paintings of Sherlock Holmes. Paperbound. Fine in wrappers. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 MORISON, PATRICIA Black & White Photograph of Actress Patricia Morison With Basil Rathbone & Nigel Bruce On the Set of Sherlock Holmes In Dressed To Kill Signed by Morison
Los Angeles 8 by 10 inches 
Black & white photograph signed by actress Patricia Morison showing her on the set of the 1946 Universal film Sherlock Holmes In Dressed To Kill with her co-stars Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. Very fine condition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 POINTER, MICHAEL The Sherlock Holmes File. The Many Personae of Sherlock Holmes On Stage, In Film, and In Advertising
Moristown, NJ Clarkson N. Potter 1976 
First Edition. Fine in a dust jacket with a crease on back flap. With 175 illustrations. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 RATHBONE, BASIL In and Out of Character. An Autobiography
Garden City Doubleday 1962 
First Edition. Ownership initials, tape stains, an inconspicuous number stamp, and a faint dampstain to the top edge of the rear free endpaper. Illustrated. A very good lightly used copy in a very good dust jacket with some small chips and tears. The great actor's autobiography. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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14 ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN DELANO A Baker Street Folio: Five Letters About Sherlock Holmes from Frankli n Delano Roosevelt
Summit, New Jersey Pamphlet House 1945 
First Edition. One of 150 numbered copies. A fine copy of the rarest Sherlockian Pamphlet House publication. 
Price: 950.00 USD
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