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London: Cassell and Company, Ltd., 1911. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 1-335 , original red cloth, front panel stamped in gold and blind, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. "A cornerstone volume (it) can lay claim to greatness on two counts: It introduced the priest detective whose adventures are still popular three-quarters of a century later, and it contains more classic short stories than almost any other mystery collection before or since." - Pronzini and Muller: 1001 Midnights. Queen's Quorum #47.
London, Toronto, Melbourne and Sydney, Cassell and Company Ltd, . Octavo, pp. [1-6] [1-2] 3-257 [258: blank], original black cloth, spine stamp in light purple. First edition. The author's final book, published posthumously. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 22. Hubin, pp. 159-160.
New York: Pocket Books, Inc., . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Pocket Book #236. Collection of Father Brown stories from earlier books.