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A Mystery in Scarlet: No. 2 (February 17, 1866)

July, 2021

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A Mystery in Scarlet: No. 1 (February 10, 1866)

August, 2020

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A Mystery in Scarlet

August, 2020

Robert Louis Stevenson cherished the 1866 penny dreadful A Mystery in Scarlet, written by his "genuine influence" Malcolm J. Errym, the pseudonym of "Sweeney Todd" creator James Malcolm Rymer (1814-84) and illustrated by the celebrated "Phiz" (Hablot K. Browne, 1815-82).

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