The pursuit of the house-boat : being some further account of the divers doings of the Associated Shades, under the leadership of Sherlock Holmes, Esq.

by John Kendrick Bangs ; illustrated by Peter Newell.

First edition.

New York : Harper & Brothers, 1897. viii, 204, [4] pages of advertisements, 24 leaves of plates : frontispiece, illustrations.

An early parody featuring numerous famous personages.

Hardcover.

G+ in light brown cloth lettered gilt on spine. Lettered black and decorated on front. A handful of small marks to front board, spine ends bumped, and darkening to spine. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Toning to pages. Crease and small mark to top corner of front free endpaper.

Ref No: 4060

£75.00

Author: Bangs, John Kendrick

Categories: Sherlock Holmes - pastiches and parodies


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