Book Condition: Very Good - Oil stain at outer page edges from p. 19 to 22 and 39 to 58; spine loose, spine edges bumped; cover corners bumped; spine and front cover slightly faded
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good - One inch tear in upper front near spine; tears, chips and discoloration across upper edge of spine; front outer edge chipped; dime size piece missing from back edge of spine under title; slight soiling on back, tiny tears upper and lower back edges.; now mylar protected.
Authors: R. Austin Freeman
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Features: VG/ VG-. London Hodder & Stoughton. No date. Reprint edition, unmarked. 1088 Pages noted on jacket. Hardback / hard cover: blue cloth, backstrip & front lettered & bordered in darker blue and red;
Cover Artist: None noted
Notes: This book from Robert Weinberg's collection is signed on the inside leaf as belonging to August Derleth 1929. The signature appears to be authentic but is not verified.
This item is from the Robert Weinberg Collection. Robert Weinberg, is a well-known and respected author, editor and collector. We are honored to sell his tremendous collection of rare pulps, digests, paperbacks and related ephemera.