1908 STRAND ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE SILVER MIRROR + GOLF & THE DEVIL CHURCHILL AFRICA
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FROM SEPTEMBER 1908, a rare issue of The Strand Magazine, published in London, featuring an illustrated mystery story by Sherlock Holmes author Arthur Conan Doyle, The Silver Mirror, illustrated by Arthur Twiddle. (See pictures). 9x6 inches, bound in the original paper wraps, with the original ads for American companies including Pears Soap, Hand Sapolio soap, Cream of Wheat and Schlitz Beer. Some 120 pages. Also featuring Mephistopheles on the Links (a golf classic) by G.A. Riddell and Bernard Darwin, see pictures. And My African Journey by the Rt. Hon. Winston Spencer Churchill, focusing on Kampala, Uganda. A rare item.