THE BEEKEEPER'S APPRENTICE or On the Segregation of the Queen.
Edition: Later printing.
New York: St Martin's, (1994) dj. SIGNED hardcover - In 1914 a young woman meets a retired beekeeper on Sussex Downs; his name is Sherlock Holmes, and what follows is a wonderful story of a modern young woman who learns to come to terms both with herself and with an older man who embodies the age past. Edgar Award winner and the first novel in an excellent series. SIGNED on the title page. 347 pp. ISBN: 0-312-104235.
Condition: Near fine in a very near fine dustjacket. (book slightly "over-opened" before title page)