The Mysterious Bookshop

Depken, Friedrich - Sherlock Holmes, Raffles, and Their Prototypes, translated by Jay Finley Christ

Chicago, Fanlight House, 1949. First edition in English; originally published in Heidelberg, Germany, in 1914. Original spiral bound wrappers. A fine copy of this scarce book.


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