The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax [in] The Strand Magazine. Volume 42
[DOYLE, Arthur Conan (1859-1930), et al.]
Price: 95.00 GBP
London: George Newnes, July to December 1911, [Literary Magazine] FIRST APPEARANCES. Octavo (24 x 17cm), pp.iv; 800. With many photogravure illustrations and wood engravings. Contemporary purple leather grain cloth with gilt titles to spine. All edges flecked red. Booksellers ticket to pastedown, internally clean and bright. Some dustiness to edges. Cloth and little rubbed and worn, sunned to spine with some marks, fraying to spine ends. Very good. A story from the Sherlock Holmes collection later published as 'His Last Bow' in 1917. Also featuring 'One Crowded Hour' by Doyle; 'The Best Sauce', 'Pots O' Money', 'Three from Dunsterville' and 'Helping Freddie' by P. G. Wodehouse; ''When I Was King' by Barry Pain; 'The Wonderful Garden' by Edith Nesbit; 'Judith Lee: Pages from Her Life' by Richard Marsh; 'Mortal Mr. MacFadyen' and 'A Passed Master' by Arthur Morrison; and 'Floor Games' by H. G. Wells.