Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by  A.(rthur) Conan Doyle - First Edition - 1894 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 008363)

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Click for full-size.

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

by Doyle, A.(rthur) Conan

  • Used
  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • First
Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Bloomington, Indiana
Item Price
FREE Shipping to USA Standard delivery: 7 to 14 days
More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

London: George Newnes, Limited, 1894. First Edition in original blue cloth stamped in gilt and black, beveled edges, all edges gilt, original gold patterned end papers. Illustrated by Sidney Paget. The first edition in book form, these twelve stories were first printed in 'The Strand Magazine' from December 1892 to December 1893. 279 pp. A Very Good copy, light rubbing at the edges, front decorative end paper with some darkening, very slight toning at end pages only. Binding tight and sound, unmarked, a quite attractive copy of this Sherlock Holmes. classic. . First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!


Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
Doyle, A.(rthur) Conan
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket, As Issued
First Edition
George Newnes, Limited
Place of Publication
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
Mystery and Adventure; Literature;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Dale Steffey Books

Any book is returnable for any reason within 10 days for a complete refund, as long as it is returned in the same condition as when received. Please notify in advance of return. I accept checks, money orders, Mastercard, Visa, and bank wire transfer.

About the Seller

Dale Steffey Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since 2006
Bloomington, Indiana
Ask Seller a Question

About Dale Steffey Books

Online bookseller specializing in rare and collectible books in all fields. Books bought and sold from single item to entire collection.


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Beveled edges, or beveled boards, describe a technique of binding in which the edges of book boards have been cut into slanted... [More]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]

Frequently asked questions

This Book’s Categories