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    The Hound of the Baskervilles (20th Century Fox, 1939). Half Sheet (22" X 28"). Basil Rathbone made his first appearance as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's master sleuth, Sherlock Holmes, in this haunting adaptation of the novel. It's a horror tale, a mystery, and riveting entertainment all in one film. Nigel Bruce, as Holmes's bumbling sidekick Watson, provided the lighter moments. The film was a hit and spurred numerous sequels during the 1940s. This half sheet, which mysteriously captures the detective's famous profile, hints of the mystery to come! The poster was folded and has light surface creases, scuffs, border nicks, and bumps. Expert restoration minimized these defects and the poster displays extremely well. Very Fine on Paper.

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    July, 2004
    17th Saturday
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