Place Published: London
Publisher: Smith, Elder & Company
Date Published: 1896
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 10073
366 pp. Octavo. Dark blue cloth with gilt stamped anchor , author and title on front board and pastedown. Near fine. Subtle fading to backstrip.
One of the author's favorite works. Doyle used his own experience as a pugilist to write this novel. Originally intended as a stage play. Green/Gibson A20a. Eight full page illustrations (including frontis)