DYKE AND BURR, THE RIVAL DETECTIVES. Glasgow: Cameron & Ferguson, 88 to 94 West Nile Street. London: 4 Salisbury Court, Fleet Street, n.d. [1883?]. Octavo, pp. [1-3] 4-128, original tan wrappers printed in red and black, side stapled. First British edition? The second book featuring the exploits of Donald Dyke, a Boston detective. The doings of this pulp fiction "Down-East" detective were first published in America by Ogilvie. Hubin (1994), p. 693. Front wrapper chipped quite dusty and chipped at edges, some leaves are dog-eared, rear wrapper missing, verso of last leaf soiled, a solid reading copy printed on good paper. (#169971).
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