The Hound of the Baskervilles. Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 1902 - George Newness, London - First Edition First Issue [misprint 'you' for 'your' on line 3 of page 13] The legendary and terrifying mystery in which Holmes and Watson must investigate the menacing devil-beast that haunts the moors around the Baskerville ancestral home. To be read in a big leather armchair on a stormy night, whisky to hand.
Sherlock Holmes still remains the world’s best-known and best-loved fictional detective’ and The Hound of the Baskervilles one of the most desirable and classic works of detective fiction. A most superior copy, in the magnificently dark gothic covers by Alfred Garth Jones, and illustrated with 16 plates by Sidney Paget. Scarce in such condition. More Details
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