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Elwin, Verrier - Motley

London, Orient Longmans, 1954. First edition. A collection of literary essays, including "The College Life of Sherlock Holmes." An ink smudge on the half-title, else about fine in dust jacket, which is lightly chipped at spine ends and top edge of rear panel. An uncommon book.


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