Edition: First printing.
New York: Bantam, (2002.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Sixth suspense novel featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes. SIGNED on the title page. The Washington Post managed to sum up the appeal of this series in their review: 'The great marvel of King's series is that she's managed to preserve the integrity of Holmes's character and yet somehow conjure up a woman astute, edgy and compelling enough to be the partner of his mind as well as his heart.' 331 pp. plus epilogue and afterword. ISBN: 0-553-111132.
Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket (prev owner's name on front endpaper)