Castle Books, n.d. FIRST EDITION, thus. Hard Back. Fine condition, with no marks or inscriptions from former owners. Original dust jacket in excellent condition. This volume has reproduced in complete facsimile -- the original Sherlock Holmes detective stories by Arthur Conan Doyle, as they first appeared in the famed British magazine "The Strand." This periodical was the sensation of the day, especially with the publication of the novel THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES (reproduced completely in this volume) when eager readers lined up outside the Strand magazine's London offices, waiting for each installment as it was published. Book consists of 37 short stories plus the complete above mentioned novel includes: " The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes," "The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes" and "The Return of Sherlock Holmes"). This spectacular collection is complete and Unabridged. Heavy 2 kg. volume measures 7 x 9.5 inches and includes 636 pages.