Details about Strand Magazine vol 3 - 1892 - Early Sherlock Holmes - Conan DoyleSee original listing
“Book is clean throughout, no inscriptions. Slight foxing to edges and inside, rubbing and bumping ”... Read more
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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
|Seller notes:||“Book is clean throughout, no inscriptions. Slight foxing to edges and inside, rubbing and bumping to boards (see pics, cracks beginning to inside gutters see pics)”|
|Format:||Hardback||Special Attributes:||1st Edition|
|Fiction Type:||Short Stories/ Essays||Language:||English|
The Strand Magazine Vol III - January to June 1892
Collection of essays, short stories and features, however, this edition is most famous for the second collection of six Sherlock Holmes stories:
'The Adventures of the Blue Carbuncle'
'The Adventure of the Speckled Band'
'The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb'
'The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor'
'The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet'
'The Adventure of the Copper Beeches'
Specifically, 'The Adventure of the Speckled Band' was revealed as Conan Doyle's favourite Holmes story and is a fantastic example of a 'locked room' mystery.
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