The Hound of the Baskervilles Another Adventure of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle First US edition, first impression of the Sherlock Holmes mystery. New York: McClure, Phillips & Co, 1902. First American edition, first impression, Brunton's sixth state.
Richard Brunton [Don Pollock] lists this issue as 6.1 in his article. Bengis suggests such copies may have been for Canadian export. The "9" in 1902 on the title page is the first variant with a sharp curve at its tail. Red cloth with white lettering.Spine lettering rubbed, faint rubbing to edges and light insecting to cloth. Front board slightly dinged near bottom.
Front hinge appears to have been repaired with glue. Red greasepen numbers on paste down, a few light stains in text. We specialize in rare and out-of-print books!The item "Hound of the Baskervilles ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE First American Edition 1902 1st" is in sale since Monday, March 28, 2016. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "burnsiderarebooks" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.