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The Moonstone

By: Collins, Wilkie; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1959

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2282250

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase. Lacks Sandglass insert. Spine faded and a bit rubbed. 1959 Hard Cover. xviii, 464 pp. 8vo. Introduction by Vincent Starrett, illustrations by Dignimont. Widely regarded as the precursor of the modern mystery and suspense novels, The Moonstone tells of the events surrounding the disappearance of a mysterious (and cursed) yellow diamond. T.S. Eliot called it 'the first, the longest, and the best of modern English detective novels'. It contains a number of ideas which became common tropes of the genre, including a crime being investigated by talented amateurs who ha... View more info

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan; Smith, Edgar W.; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1981

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261559

Condition: Very Good


Includes publisher's slipcase, Sandglass insert laid in. Spine faded. 1981 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 307, [4] pp. 8vo. Includes A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of the Four, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (comprising twelve separate cases), and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (which also includes twelve cases), all featuring the inimitable detective Sherlock Holmes. This edition also includes an introduction by Vincent Starrett, and reproductions of original illustrations from various artists (Sidney Paget, Frederic Dorr Steele, William H. Hyde, George Hutchinson,... View more info

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Heritage Press Three Volume Sherlock Holmes Set: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (A Study in Scarlet; The Sign of the Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes); The Later Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (The Return of Sherlock Holmes; The Hound of the Baskervilles); The Final Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (His Last Bow; The Valley of Fear; The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes)

By: Doyle, A. [Arthur] Conan; Smith, Edgar W.; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1950

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2291686

Condition: Very Good


Three volumes, all in publisher's slipcases, with two Sandglass inserts (Numbers I:17, III & IV: 22). Front hinge of third volume just starting, volume three slipcase repaired, paper label on spine panel of third volume slipcase, spines a bit faded. 1950 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in three volumes. 8vo. Includes A Study in Scarlet, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (comprising twelve separate cases), and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (which also includes twelve cases); The Return of Sherlock Holmes; The Hound of the Baskervilles (comprising thirteen cas... View more info

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Tales of Mystery & Imagination

By: Poe, Edgar Allan; Starrett, Vincent

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Heritage Press: 1941

Seller ID: 2288346

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. Spine lightly toned. 1941 Hard Cover. xix, 366 pp. Photogravures of the original aquatints by William Sharp. Tales of Mystery & Imagination (often rendered as Tales of Mystery and Imagination) is a popular title for posthumous compilations of writings by American author, essayist and poet Edgar Allan Poe and was the first complete collection of his works specifically restricting itself to his suspenseful and related tales.[1] View more info