New York: George H. Doran Company, 1914. First printing. Hardcover. 8vo. , 5-320 pp. Bound in red cloth with gold lettering on front board and spine. Illustrated by a frontispiece and seven additional color plates. 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 in pencil on free front endpaper, lacking the dust jacket.