Arthur Conan Doyle – The Hound of the Baskervilles – 1902 First Issue


A wonderful collector’s item from the Sherlock Holmes canon.

This is a first edition, first printing published by Newnes in 1902.

A true first issue with typo on page 13, line 3, which has “you” for “your”. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white plates. 12mo [5″ x 7 3/8″], 359 pp.

Bound in the publisher’s original pictoral maroon cloth. A very good copy with all 16 Paget plates. Some fading to the spine. Minor stain to the spine. Rubbing to the edges and corners. Some fraying and a little separation to the bottom of the spine.