London: George Newnes, Ltd, 1893. Hardcover. Bound issues, January to June. 652 pages. Profusely llustrated throughout. Original blue bevelled boards, large octavo. Corners bumped, staining along front edge of cover, frays to top of spine. Spine titles faded. Front hinge starting but binding tight, dampstain to prelims, otherwise clean. Good Only. Item #75924
Doyle introduced Sherlock Holmes to the world in 1887 with his novel "A Study in Scarlet." Doyle wrote 24 Sherlock Holmes short stories which all made their first appearance in The Strand Magazine. Volume VI contains the following six stories [with the Sidney Paget illustrations] : The Adventure of the Cardboard Box; The Adventure of the Yellow Face; The Adventure of the Stockbroker's Clerk; The Adventure of the "Gloria Scott"; The Adventure of the Musgrave Ritual; The Adventure of the Reigate Squire.