Author:Ashdown, Clifford (pseud. for R. Austin Freeman and John J. Pitcairn)

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The Adventures of Romney Pringle

By: Ashdown, Clifford (pseud. for R. Austin Freeman and John J. Pitcairn)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Oswald Train: Publisher: 1972

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 18825

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dj


(price-clipped) [nice clean book, minor wear to extremities; jacket a little browned along edges and spine Reprint edition of this renowed collection of Victorian-era detective stories, originally published in book form in 1903. The earliest fiction by R. Austin Freeman, "soon to be acknowledged as one of the great masters of the field, in collaboration with his close friend, Dr. John James Pitcairn." The First American Edition of this reprint (got that?) appeared in 1968; this is the second printing, from 1972. View more info

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The Further Adventures of Romney Pringle

By: Ashdown, Clifford (pseud. for R. Austin Freeman and John J. Pitcairn)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Oswald Train, Publisher: (c.1969)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18826

ISBN: NO

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dj


[nice and clean, no discernible wear to book; jacket has a teensy-tiny nick at top of front panel, faint soiling/browning to spine]. Half a dozen Victorian-era detective stories, co-authored by R. Austin Freeman in collaboration with his close friend, Dr. John James Pitcairn. Unlike the preceding volume of Pringle stories (which was a reprint of a collection originally published in 1903), this volume is the first book printing of six previously-uncollected tales. As the jacket blurb explains: "These are the last six Romney Pringle stories -- there are no more." Contains two short i... View more info