New York: George H. Doran Company, 1914. First printing. Hardcover. 320 pp. Bound in red cloth with gold lettering on front board and spine. Several beautiful color illustrations by Arthur I. Keller. First American Edition and the true first edition preceding the UK edition. Green and Gibson A39c. A very attractive copy of the fourth Sherlock Holmes novel. Near Fine. Item #00005303
Slight separation between backstrip and textblock, original owner's name and date (April 16, 1915) written on free front endpaper, lacking the dust jacket.