London: John Murray, 1958. Item #00782
A Fine Collection of Sherlock Holmes Novels
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. [Collection of Sherlock Holmes Novels]. London: John Murray, [1958-1964].
Uniform Edition. Fifteen (of eighteen) octavo volumes (7 1/16 x 4 11/16 inches; 179 x 119 mm.).
Comprising the following Sherlock Holmes titles: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (); The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (); The Return of Sherlock Holmes (); His Last Bow (); The Hound of the Baskervilles (); The Sign of Four (); and The Valley of Fear (); as well as Sir Nigel (); The White Company (); The Refugees. A Tale of Two Continents (); Rodney Stone (); Uncle Bernac. A Memory of the Empire (); The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard (); The Lost World. Being an Account of the Recent Amazing Adventures of Professor E. Challenger…(); and The Tragedy of the Korosko ().
Without The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, Micah Clarke, and Adventures of Gerard.
Uniformly bound (probably by Morrell) for Henry Sotheran (stamp-signed on the front free endpaper) in three-quarter red polished calf over red cloth boards. Spines ruled in blind with five raised bands and blue morocco gilt lettering labels, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Mildest uniform fading to spines. Otherwise a fine set.