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(Anonymous) The Affair of the Lost Compression and Other Stories

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London, Ferret, 1975. First edition, limited to 500 copies. An anthology of early parodies, including the title story by Croton Oyle, two stories by "Ka," and "Sherlock Holmes on the Domestic Hearth." Very fine in wrappers. $25.00

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