The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Souvenir edition) 1895 By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
SHOLM10/07: SOUVENIR FIRST EDITION of Conan Doyle’s first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories, with illustrations by Sidney Paget.
London: George Newnes, Ltd: Book condition: in Good condition with original blue cloth gilt-titled case with new end pages (front and rear). Minor marks to cover. Rubbed, darker spine than rest of book and gilt. Int: With publisher's catalogue bound in at end, 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.