The Mysterious Bookshop

Fogg, Lawrence Daniel, Shady Sinners of the Styx

N.Y., Mysterious Bookshop, 1999. First separate printing, limited to 221 copies. Originally published in the excessively rare 1906 volume, The Asbestos Society of Sinners. An 18-page parody of John Kendrick Bangs’ parody of Holmes in The Pursuit of the Houseboat. Very fine in wrappers.


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