Being A Reprint From The Reminiscences Of John H. Watson, M.d.
Dutton, 1974. FIRST EDITION, stated, First printing, number line includes '1.' Very good condition, ex-libris, library binding light green floral designed boards, card pockets and minimal stamps. The real identity of Professor Moriarty, the dark secret shared by Sherlock Holmes and his brother Mycroft, the detective's whereabouts during the Great Hiatus when the world believed him dead, and the meeting in Vienna with Sigmund Freud. Critically acclaimed film adaptation directed by Herbert Ross, starring Alan Arkin, Robert Duvall, Vanessa Redgrave, Nicol Williamson, Laurence Olivier, and Joel Grey. Based on characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and historical figures; Sherlock Holmes (Williamson), Dr. Watson (Duvall), Professor Moriarty (Olivier), and Sigmund Freud (Arkin) - and the novel by Nicholas Meyer, who won an Oscar for his screenplay. 253 pages.