The Mysterious Bookshop

TAD - Daffydils

NY, Cupples & Leon, 1911. First edition. A collection of cartoons and a running series of crime stories, many of which end with "Quick Watson, the needle," reportedly the first use of the phrase. Also used is "Quick Watson, the gun!" Pencil annotations inside front cover, rubbing to edges, else very good. $50.00


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