Publication: Swords Bro's, Professional Photographers, n d (ca 1886), York, Pennsylvania
First edition, first state. Dark blue cloth, black illustration of The Strand Library on the front cover, titles stamped in gold gilt on the front cover and spine, all edges gold gilt, frontispiece (The Death of Sherlock Holmes), , 279 pp., illustrated. Housed in a cloth slipcase with leather label on the spine and titles stamped in gold gilt. Illustrated by Sidney Paget. Near fine, nice, tight, square copy. Contains eleven stories beginning with Silver Blaze and ending with The Final Problem. An attractive copy.
Inventory Number: 39498