The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by A. Conan Doyle. With illustrations by Sidney Paget.
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twelve stories with the infamous Sherlock Holmes. This edition is in good condition with intact illustrations.
Original illustrated blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. The spine is darkened and the gilt is rubbed. The front cover has marks in the bottom corner and the black illustration is dulled. Spine ends are worn. Slight cocked edition. The front and rear hinges are cracked exposing the webbing in places. Split hinge on page 145 although the books holds together very well. Bright gilt edging to the pages. Signature dated 1900 on half title page. Contents are generally clean. 9 x 6″ 279 printed pages.