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The Pursuit Of The House Boat Being Some Further Account Of The Divers  Doings Of The Associated Shades, Under The Leadership Of Sherlock Holmes,  Esq. by  John Kendrick Bangs - First Edition: First Printing - 1897 - from KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA) (SKU: 010079)

The Pursuit Of The House Boat Being Some Further Account Of The Divers Doings Of The Associated Shades, Under The Leadership Of Sherlock Holmes, Esq.

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The Pursuit Of The House Boat Being Some Further Account Of The Divers Doings Of The Associated Shades, Under The Leadership Of Sherlock Holmes, Esq.

by Bangs, John Kendrick

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine with no Dust Jacket
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New York, New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers. Fine with no Dust Jacket. 1897. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. 010079: Boards now protected by a new Brodart Archival Mylar Cover. Boards are tan cloth with black lettering on front and gilt letting on the spine, plus a multi-color figure of a man with a pistol on the front. All cover letterings and drawings are clean and sharp. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (no marks or names found at all), bright (spine is slightly darkened), tightly bound and sharp cornered. Contains frontispiece and 23 additional full-page illustrations by Peter Newell, is dedicated to Conan Doyle, and has 204 text pages followed by a 4-page catalog of other Harper books of the time. Holmes is the leader of a diverse group which includes Queen Elizabeth, Captain Kidd, Noah, Christopher Marlow, Hamlet and Caesar in this second of two satirical novels by Bangs. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : B&W Illustrations: 4.75 x 6.75 in.: 204 pages .

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Bookseller
KEENER BOOKS (Member IOBA) US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
010079
Title
The Pursuit Of The House Boat Being Some Further Account Of The Divers Doings Of The Associated Shades, Under The Leadership Of Sherlock Holmes, Esq.
Author
Bangs, John Kendrick
Illustrator
Peter Newell
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Fine with no Dust Jacket
Edition
First Edition: First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers Publishers
Place of Publication
New York, New York
Date published
1897
Keywords
Fiction
Bookseller catalogs
ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Books;

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Keener Books (Member IOBA) (Keener Books & Collectibles, LLC) is an exclusively online bookdealer, located in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, near Milwaukee, Wisconsin on the southwest side of Lake Michigan.We specialize in books relating to food, fine dining and entertainment, although we also carry books in many other subjects, mostly non-fiction.All of the photos shown are actual pictures of our books. We do not use stock images. What you see is what you receive.

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