Sherlock Holmes Plus The Later Adventures

2 Volumes With Slip Cases

Year 1950
Pages 1222
Binding Hardcover
Condition Fine

Not for sale

The Heritage Press, 1950 & 1952. (Trade editions of the highly sought after LTD EDITION CLUB numbered publications which preceded these.) FIRST EDITION, thus. Two Volume Matched set in individual black slip cases. Volume I : Sherlock Holmes - fine condition, perhaps read once or twice. Volume II : near mint condition, seems as if this volume has never even been fully opened, thus near mint unread condition. Numerous illustrations used in the original publications by Frederic Dorr Steele, Sidney Paget, and many others. Slipcased in black, matching volumes have bullet hole design, VR monogram on tan covers along with raised embossed cameo profile of Holmes, black spine with gilt titles. "Sherlock Holmes" (volume one) includes: A Study In Scarlet; The Sign of The Four; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes; and, The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes. "The Later Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (volume two) includes: The Return of Sherlock Holmes; and, The Hound of the Baskervilles. Continuous. 1222 pages (764 + 458.)