A Double-Barrelled Detective Story
TWAIN, Mark [pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne CLEMENS] (1835-1910) [HITCHCOCK, Lucius, illustrator]
Price: 75.00 GBP
London: Chatto and Windus, 1902, [Sherlockian Parody] FIRST UK EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.[1 of publisher's advertisements]; ; 180; [36 of publisher's advertisements]. Publisher's dark blue ribbed cloth, titles and decoration in gilt to spine, in gilt and blind to upper board. Illustrated with seven plates by Hitchcock. Some spotting to textblock and to edges, neat ownership inscription to flyleaf. Cloth shows very well, slightly pushed to spine ends and a couple of corners, a few tiny marks and scuffs. Very good. A short mystery novel which features Sherlock Holmes in the American west.
- By This Author: TWAIN, Mark [pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne CLEMENS] (1835-1910) [HITCHCOCK, Lucius, illustrator]
- By This Publisher: London: Chatto and Windus, 1902