The War in South Africa: Its Cause and Conduct; Signed by Arthur Conan Doyle
The War in South Africa: Its Cause and Conduct.
Doyle, Arthur Conan.
Item Number: 55098
London: Smith, Elder and Company, 1902.
First edition, early printing. Original wrappers bound in contemporary cloth. Inscribed by the author, “With A. Conan Doyle’s fond remembrances Easter 1902.” Bound in contemporary cloth, trimmed at edges, dampstaining to the front panel. Rare and desirable signed by Arthur Conan Doyle.
Born in Edinburgh, Arthur Conan Doyle studied medicine from 1876 to 1881 and received his M.D. in 1885. He worked as a military physician in South Africa during the Boer War and was knighted in 1902 for his exceptional service. He first published The War in South Africa: Its Cause and Conduct in 1902.