The Best of Sherlock Holmes (Franklin Library Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers series)

By: DOYLE, Arthur Conan

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A deluxe leatherbound Franklin Library edition offering a collection of 26 stories featuring Doyle's famous Sherlock Holmes character and narrated by his Dr. Watson companion. These stories originally appeared singly in magazines, then later in compilations. With illustrations by Ben F. Stahl and a painted portrait of Doyle by Walter Rane near front of volume. Issued as an entry in the publisher's Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- Bound in rich full black bonded leather covers with two raised bands on spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Interior leaves printed on high-quality papers. Grey silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. Volume lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- A Near Fine copy but with slight scratches to textblock top edge gilding; otherwise lacking damages or evidence of having been read.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); (14), 643 pages

Title: The Best of Sherlock Holmes (Franklin Library Collected Stories of the World's Greatest Writers series)

Author Name: DOYLE, Arthur Conan

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Fine Bindings,

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1977

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 81435