The Hound of the Baskervilles: Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes – Arthur Conan Doyle (First Colonial Edition) – Extreme Rare

R25,000.00

– First Colonial Edition: This Edition is intended for circulation only in India and the British Colonies. London and Bombay, 1902. Extremely Rare.

– First edition has a misprint ‘you’ for ‘yours’, line 3, p. 13.

“13,000 copies were prepared at the end of March and issued on April 2, 1902. 2,000 more copies were issued in September. A total of 15,000 copies. There were 25,000 copies of the first edition. Almost never encountered in acceptable condition, this is a truly scarce book”

Price: R25000.00

Edition: First Colonial Edition

Published: 1902

Publishers: Longmans, Green, And Co.

Condition: Minor wear to green decorated cloth, bumped, frayed at foot of spine and corners. Pages are slightly tanned, but very clean and tightly bound. Previous owner’s name on the inside of the cover and (blank) page preceding the frontis piece. All plates present though some are just slightly out of order cf. the index. Frontispiece has a tissue guard.

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Description

– First Colonial Edition: This Edition is intended for circulation only in India and the British Colonies. London and Bombay, 1902. Extremely Rare.

– First edition has a misprint ‘you’ for ‘yours’, line 3, p. 13.

“13,000 copies were prepared at the end of March and issued on April 2, 1902. 2,000 more copies were issued in September. A total of 15,000 copies. There were 25,000 copies of the first edition. Almost never encountered in acceptable condition, this is a truly scarce book”

Price: R25000.00

Edition: First Colonial Edition

Published: 1902

Publishers: Longmans, Green, And Co.

Condition: Minor wear to green decorated cloth, bumped, frayed at foot of spine and corners. Pages are slightly tanned, but very clean and tightly bound. Previous owner’s name on the inside of the cover and (blank) page preceding the frontis piece. All plates present though some are just slightly out of order cf. the index. Frontispiece has a tissue guard.

Additional information

Weight 531 g