The Further Adventures of Romney Pringle


[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 introductory pieces: "Of Romney Pringle," by August Derleth; and "Clifford Ashdown: A Retrospect," by Norman Donaldson.

Title: The Further Adventures of Romney Pringle

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

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj design) William Dixon

Categories: Fiction: Mystery/Detective,

Edition: First Edition

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

ISBN Number: NO

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dj

Seller ID: 18826

Keywords: Detectives Mystery Fiction Short Stories