The Black Carnation, A Riddle by Fergus Hulme
Author of 'The Mystery of a Hansom Cab'
First edition, first printing published in 1892 by Gale & Polden, London.
Condition: Vg- Original publisher's paper wraps (published simultaneously with the Hardcover which is uncommon, this version in paper wraps is very scarce. Light chipping to the extremeties here and there, chipping/browning around the staples to the upper and lower cover (staples have rusted). Chiped at the top of the spine otherwise the spine is fully intact with the price of 1/-
236pp, Advert's for The Royal Palace Hotel to the ep's, advert for 'Captain Peacock's Military Novels' to the lower cover. Strange Mystery and Crime Novel from the author of 'The Mystery of a Hansom Cab', seldom seen in the original wrappers.