New York: Harper & Brothers, 1902. Hardcover. Illustrations by Lucius Hitchcock. Small 8vo. Red cloth with gilt lettering, rules and decoration. 179pp. Top edge gilt. Tissue-guarded frontispiece, 5 (of 6) full-page called-for plates, pictorial endpapers (front and rear endpapers both form A). Good plus. Faint overall edgewear, but rough at head and tail of spine; faint inoffensive glass ring on front board. Item #45580
First edition -- tight, decent, handleable copy with strong giltstamping. Twain borrows Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes to see how he fares in the Wild West. BAL 3471.