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message 1: by Enrico (new)

Enrico | 32 comments Hello,

the page of the book "Tales of terror and mystery" (ISBN 9781847493842 - has several issues:
- the book is presented as belonging to a Sherlock Holmes series, but it is actually a collection of stories that have nothing to do with Sherlock Holmes (see also the very description on your page of the book)
- the book is reported as first published in 1965, whereas it was first published in 1922; at least, it says so in the book itself and in the description of it on your page of the book
- My copy, from Alma Classics, 2014, has 248 pages
- there is a separate batch of manifestations of the same work ( that are listed as a different book, in this case reported as first published in 1908 for some reason; the list of tales (on your page for the book) clearly confirms it's the same book

Thanks and best wishes,

message 2: by Abcdarian (last edited Aug 25, 2018 04:31PM) (new)

Abcdarian | 23463 comments WorldCat agrees on page count; changed. Working on the rest. The editions may not all be the same, but I doubt they can be sorted easily. The original publication date would be the earliest collection.

message 3: by Abcdarian (new)

Abcdarian | 23463 comments I separated a couple of the problem editions (The Complete Sherlock Holmes and Tales of Terror and Mystery together), but can't separate the first one listed. It will need a higher up; I'll post elsewhere.

message 4: by Enrico (new)

Enrico | 32 comments Brilliant, thanks again!

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