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20 volumes (vols.1 - 20). Tall 8vo. Original light blue publisher’s pictorial cloth binding. Condition overall is very good. Overall quite clean inside. The bindings are a little rubbed to edges and ends of spines. A couple of spines darkened. Profusely illustrated by well-known artists. SIR A RTHUR CONAN DOYLE: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes / All the stories of Brigadier Gerard / Rodney Stone / “Life on a Greenland Whaler” (10pp.,ills.)/ (Vol.13) / The Tragedy of the Korosko / Round the Fire / The Croxley Masters / A Glimpse of the Army / Strange Studies from Life / The Leather Funnel / Return of S.Holmes. A.G.MORRISON: Martin Hewitt, Investigator. H.G.WELLS: The Stolen Body / Mr.Brisher's Treasure / The New Accelerator / The Magic Shop / The Truth about Pyecraft E. NESBIT: The Seven Dragons (Vols.17 & 18) / Kind Little Edmund, - and: Whereyouwantogoto (Vol.18) / The Blue Mountain (Vo.19). SOMERVILLE / ROSS: An Experience of an Irish R.M. (ill.by A..D.ARMOUR). JULES VERNE: Dr.Trifulgas. (in Vol.4). MANVILLE FENN: Tyranny Crushed (Vol.18) / Guile up to Date (Vol.19)/ Many other well-known authors. ILLUSTRATORS INCLUDE: J.A.SHEPHERD (Many ills.in: "Zig Zags at the Zoo", by A. MORRISON, in Vols.4,5,6,7 & 8/ - in vols.9,10,11:" Fables"/ - in Vol.12: The Three Jolly Sailors/ - In vols.13,14 & 15: On Show: Poultry, Dogs; etc./- in vols.16, 17, 18, 19, & 20: Animal Actualities. MAX BEERBOHM ("Club types", in Vol.4) LOUIS WAIN: "Waiter..." cats (vol.10) WARWICK GOBLE (vol.11)/ etc., etc; Many travel stories,etc. including DR.F. NANSEN: Towards the North Pole (vol.6) BAIN: A Talk with Dr.Nansen ( Vol.12, ills.) G. Newnes: The "Southern Cross" Antarctic Expedition Vol.17 & 18) Farther North than Nansen (Vol.20) Illustrated Interviews: LORD AND LADY BRASSEY (11pp., well illustrated/ Vol.9) - Mr.C.E. Borchgrevink. With photo.ills.taken during the expedition,16pp. Vol.20) AND MANY OTHERS. Many articles and reports on various subjects, incl.: "Illustrated Interviews": MR.H.RIDER HAGGARD ( Vol.3, 15pp.,well illustrated, and a full-pg.plate: "Mr.Rider Haggard and the Wild Horses") MR.W.G. GRACE ( 13pp., well illustrated. Vol.10)/. “A Day with Dr. Conan Doyle”, by H. How / DICK DONOVAN: Romances from a Detective’s Casebook / Queen Victoria’s Dolls / The Queer Sides of Things / Lady Dufferin and the Women of India.
Title: The Strand Magazine. An Illustrated Monthly. Contains the first publication of “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” (vols. 2 - 6), Contents include many articles and stories, many published here for the first time, by famous authors. Some of the more well-known authors and stories are mentioned below. TWENTY VOLUMES.
Publisher: George Newnes Ltd. Jan. 1891 - June 1903.:
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Keywords: Literature STRAND MAGAZINE - Ed. by G. Newnes / DOYLE / WELLS / VERNE / NANSEN / LOUIS WAIN / BEERBOHM / BRASSEY / H. RIDER HAGGARD / W. G. GRACE / etc.; Literature foreign travel nansen verne manville fenn wells nesbit Antarctic men in the moon shepherd doyle adventures sherlock holmes hound baskervilles wells science fiction detective strand magazine magazine travel stories essays, The Strand Magazine. An Illustrated Monthly. Contains the first publication of “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes” (vols. 2 - 6), “The First Men in the Moon”, and “The Hound of the Baskervilles”.,