The tragedy of the Korosko. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1898
8vo. xii, 333 pp., plus 6 pag With frontispiece and 39 plates. Original red publisher's cloth, sunned and worn at spine; first gathering slightly loose. Small embossed bookseller's stamp to fly-leaf, small bookseller's label to front paste-down, ownership inscription to half-title. $250.00
First edition of this story set in Egypt, about the Dervish threat. A portion of it first appeared serially in the May through December, 1897, issues of The Strand magazine, and was enlarged here into a novel.
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