THE MISADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
Book Details + Condition: Little, Brown and Company (Boston, MA). First Edition / Second Printing, 1944. Hardcover with original dust jacket. 363 pages. Anthology of short stories by various authors, all using the character of Sherlock Holmes, which was originated by English author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the late 19th century. Authors featured here include Agatha Christie, Mark Twain, O. Henry, Stephen Leacock, and more. This book was compiled by Ellery Queen, the pseudonym of crime writers Frederic Dannay and Manfred Bennington Lee. Firm binding; light wear to boards; interior is clean and free of markings, save owner info to front free endpaper. Original dust jacket has wear at extremities and corners; it is now protected with a mylar cover.