London: Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, 1896. Item #05017
"There was only the one little feathery clump of dôm plants
in all that great wilderness of black rocks and orange sand"
DOYLE, Arthur Conan. [The Three Correspondents. A Thrilling New War Story] The Windsor Magazine. London: Ward, Lock & Co., Limited, October 1896.
First appearance of this story. Large octavo (9 11/16 x 6 5/8 inches; 246 x 168 mm.). xxiv, advertisements, -484, xxv-xxxii, advertisements, [8 unnumbered on cream paper] pp. The story which appears on pp. 373-386 illustrated in monotone by G. Montbard (1) and Warwick Goble (5) - two of which are full page.
Dr. Conan Doyle and his Stories: 1. - A Pen Portrait of the Author. By Archibald Cromwell, illustrated by H.C. Seppings-Wright and Arthur Cooke appears on pp. 367-372.
Publisher's pale green wrappers printed in red and black. A spectacular copy.
Green and Gibson A25.xii.