The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle,
FIRST EDITION of Doyle’s first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories, with illustrations by Sidney Paget.
Book condition: in Good condition with original blue cloth gilt-titled case and gilt edged pages with new end pages (front and rear). Faded and some water marks to cover. Rubbed spine gilt. Int: Reconditioned end papers otherwise Very clean.
Beginning with “The Adventure of a Scandal in Bohemia”, the twelve-story collection includes such classics as "The Red Headed League", "The Man with the twisted lip", and "The Speckled Bank " The stories were originally printed in issues of the Strand Magazine from July 1891 to June 1892 before being collected in book form.
London: George Newnes, Ltd: in Good condition with rubbed and water marked blue cloth gilt-titled case. Cover rubbed with rubbed spine gilt but still very readable. Water marks to rear cover. 1892. Very rare First Edition. Illustrated blue/black/gilt hardback cloth cover with bevelled boards.317pp :