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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes : 000404057 - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Paperback Published: 30th June 2010
ISBN: 9781848376137
Number Of Pages: 286

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Sherlock Holmes and the faithful Dr Watson are featured here in a series of twelve of their earliest cases. They include A Scandal in Bohemia where, uniquely, Holmes is outwitted - by a beautiful woman; The Red-Headed League, which begins with a bizarre newspaper advertisement of red-haired men; and The Adventure of the Speckled Band, in which the great detective traces a sinister whistling sound to its lethal source.

First published month by month in The Strand magazine (1891-1892), the stories are illustrated by Sidney Paget, who created the image of Holmes in his signature deerstalker hat and Inverness cape.

About the Author

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a Scottish physician and writer, most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, generally considered a milestone in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels.

ISBN: 9781848376137
ISBN-10: 1848376138
Series: 000404057
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 286
Published: 30th June 2010
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 13.0  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.213

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