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You bastard Moriarty : being a consideration of the collectability of ephemera related to the greatest detective that never lived : Sherlock Holmes / written by Black Jack of Ballarat, also known as Derham Groves B.S.I
Bib ID 1292508
Format BookBook
Author
Groves, Derham
 
Description Melbourne, [Vic.] : Published by the Littlewood Press, 1996 
[18], 19-55, [4] p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., ports. ; 29 cm + 7 pieces of Holmes & Watson ephemera. 
ISBN 1875718087
Notes

Limited ed. of 100 copies, numbered and signed by the author and publisher (Maggie Chenhall). Copies 1-10 are the de luxe version. "The De Luxe version has been case bound in full Kangaroo with blind embossing on the front cover. The book has then been placed within a matching slip case. In addition, the De Luxe version contains original photographs related to the production of the book as well as certain manuscripts, such as selected correspondence between the publisher and the author. Furthermore, the De Luxe version contains a loosely inserted set of two dry points and four linocuts all signed by the artist." It also contains a loose bookplate by Vane Lindesay.

An envelope containing a range of Holmes & Watson ephemera is bound inside the back cover of each book.

Library's copy is no.54 signed by author, artist and publisher. It is a standard ed.

Subjects Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character] -- Collectibles.  |  Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) -- Collections.
Other authors/contributors Chenhall, Maggie  |  Littlewood Press

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