by A. Conan Doyle ; with a note on Sherlock Holmes by Dr. Joseph Bell ; and forty illustrations by George Hutchinson.
Third edition, seventh printing.
London : Ward, Lock & Bowden, Limited, 1896. xx, 224, 10 pages of advertisements, 1 unnumbered leaf of plate : frontispiece, illustrations.
The second edition in book form of the first Sherlock Holmes long story.
G in three-quarter beige cloth with red cloth spine, lettered in gilt on spine, and in red on front. Top page edges gilt, and plain endpapers. Spine ends bumped, bottom of spine rubbed, a little bubbling to cloth on front, and a couple of marks to boards. Endpapers toned, spotting to fore- and bottom page edges, and slight lean. Lacking rear free endpaper.
Ref No: 2586
Categories: Sherlock Holmes - long stories
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