The Pursuit of the House-Boat being some further accounts of the divers doings of the associated shades under the leadership of Sherlock Holmes, Esq.

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $24.95

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Book Condition: Very Good


Early printing as the 1st edition was 1897. An important early American parody of Sherlock Holmes parodies and the first printed in the USA. The author dedicated the book to A. Conan Doyle. --- Tan cloth covered boards, titles stamped in black and gilt. Four color pictorial front decoration. Bindings firm. Text clean; lightly toned. Book pate and interesting period gift inscription. Light shelf handling. Spine darkened, some minor soil to front and rear boards. 6.75 inches tall. 204 pages with publisher's adverts. Szafir's bookstore sticker lower rear paste-down.

Title: The Pursuit of the House-Boat being some further accounts of the divers doings of the associated shades under the leadership of Sherlock Holmes, Esq.

Author Name: Bangs, John Kendrick

Illustrator: Peter Newell

Categories: 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS,

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1898

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 005964