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25 Jul, 2014 15:06:14 BST
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Milstead, Kent, United Kingdom
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Literary Fiction Classic Literature 20thC Fiction
The Folio Society Sherlock Holmes
Thrillers Detective Stories Private Investigator
“Hound of the Baskervilles”
by Arthur Conan Doyle
(A Hardback Volume in a Slipcase)
Published by ‘The Folio Society’ in 2006
(No longer available from the F.S.)
Illustrations by Francis Mosley
Bound in full red buckram with a design by Francis Mosley to the boards. Gilt titles embossed to spine. Printed on Corsair paper. Black slip case.
9” x 6”. 600g (Unpacked weight).
223 pages + prelims and illustrations. 6 full page b/w illustrations by the artist.
Book in excellent condition. Nice clean copy. Good bindings, no loose or missing pages. No inscriptions / bookplates / other markings. Clean undamaged slipcase.
'Mr. Holmes, they were the footprints of a gigantic hound'. The death, quite suddenly, of Sir Charles Baskerville in mysterious circumstances is the trigger for one of the most extraordinary cases ever to challenge the brilliant analytical mind of Sherlock Holmes. As rumours of a legendary hound said to haunt the Baskerville family circulate, Holmes and Watson are asked to ensure the protection of Sir Charles' only heir, Sir Henry - who has travelled all the way from America to reside at Baskerville Hall in Devon. And it is there, in an isolated mansion surrounded by mile after mile of wild moor, that Holmes and Watson come face to face with a terrifying evil that reaches out from centuries past...
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