London: Cassell and Company, 1911. First UK Edition. Cloth. 5 1/4 X 7 5/8 Inches. 336 PP. Good. Item #5092
First edition of the first book in the Father Brown series. Original red cloth with gilt title-stamping to cover and spine. Bookplate of historian and noted collector Christopher Clark Geest on the front pastedown.Some dampstaining to endpapers and edges of the first few and last few pages. Discoloration to rear cover. PO name in ink on FFEP. Sounds worse than appears. An excellent starter and/or filler copy for the collector.