Selected Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Number of Pages444
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ISBN 100460871560
ISBN 109780460871563

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Sherlock Holmes;: Selected stories (The World's classics, ) Unknown Binding – January 1, by Arthur Conan Doyle (Author), S.

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Price /5(6). This book was both challenging and enjoyable since some of the phrases and words that were used in the text were beyond my vocabulary at the moment.

It should be said that this isn’t really a book that follows a chronological order, but is a collection of short stories with John Watson and Sherlock Holmes as the star cast each time/5(6).

Sherlock Holmes: Selected Adventures (Illustrated) (Ino Editions) Paperback – March 1, by Arthur Conan Doyle (Author) › Visit Amazon's Arthur Conan Doyle Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(). In the annals of publishing there are many instances of the difficult and protracted birth-pangs of what was destined to be a supremely successful book.

One such example is A Study in Scarlet, the first recorded story of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes. In the spring of Arthur Conan Doyle was a doctor in general practice at Southsea.

I had heard of Sherlock Holmes before considering how many movies and TV series were based off of Arthur Conan Doyle’s popular character, but I had never read the book of course.

This book was both challenging and enjoyable since some of the phrases and words that were used in the text were beyond my vocabulary at the moment/5. We can’t discuss Conan Doyle without mentioning his most famous Sherlock Holmes book, The Hound of the Baskervilles.

The Hound of the Baskervilles was the first grown-up book I ever read. I can remember buying the novel as part of a school book club and waiting until just the right November evening to read it, one when my sisters and parents would be away.

No matter if your favorite Holmes is Basil Rathbone, Jeremy Brett, Robert Downey, Jr., or Benedict Cumberbatch, whether you are a lifelong fan or only recently acquainted with the Great Detective, readers of all ages are sure to enjoy The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories/5().

The Complete Sherlock Holmes: Illustrated from Top Five Classics is the only fully illustrated, single-volume edition of the entire Sherlock Holmes Canon available, featuring: • All 4 Sherlock Holmes novels and 56 short stories, including the final collection, The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes • More than illustrations, including.

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It was not that he felt any emo-tion akin to love for Irene Adler. All emotions, and that one particularly, were abhorrent to his cold, precise but admirably balanced mind. He was, I. The Case-Book Of Sherlock Holmes - Selected Stories. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Published by Wordsworth Classics () ISBN ISBN Used.

Softcover. Quantity available: 1. From: The Monster Bookshop (Fleckney, United. Hi there. Looks like you're visiting from the US – and that means that it's not allowed to make the “Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes” available for download.

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Second Edition. Arthur Conan Doyle Edited by Barry McCrea Oxford World's Classics. A new selection of a dozen of the best Sherlock Holmes stories, which sees Holmes at work from the beginning to the end of his career, together with a lively introduction and additional background material.

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Selected Stories: Edition 2 - Ebook written by Arthur Conan Doyle. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Sherlock Holmes.

Selected Stories: Edition 2. The Selected Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes ‘You must have started early and yet you had a good drive in a dogcart, along heavy roads, before you reached the station.’ So declares literature’s best-loved detective upon greeting a new client in the sitting room of b Baker : $   The Legend of Sherlock Holmes: Selected Adventures after Moriarty.

by Arthur Doyle. NOOK Book (eBook) $ This file includes Sherlock Holmes books by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: A Study in Scarlet, novel, ; The Sign of the Four, novel, ; The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, collection of stories originally published (A Author: Arthur Doyle.

Selected Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle / Adventure of the Copper Beeches / Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb / Adventure of the Speckled Band / Red-Headed League) by Arthur Conan Doyle,Core Knowledge Foundation edition, Paperback in EnglishPages:   The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes.

This collection features stories that were first published between and The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes was first published in The book has been printed with slightly different treatments of the term “case-book.” The British edition of the collection was The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes.

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Package includes:Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon, Dressed to Kill, The Woman in Green & Free shipping over $ ‎This new selection of 12 of the best Sherlock Holmes stories is designed to give a full sense of their world, taking Holmes's career from its early days to its close.

It includes the book-length The Sign of the Four and an introduction and notes by Barry McCrea that give a sense of the different cu. The Sherlock Holmes book series by multiple authors includes books A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of the Four, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, and several more.

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Guy Adams: Sherlock Holmes: The Breath of God (), and Sherlock Holmes: The Army of Dr Moreau (); Boris Akunin: Jade Rosary Beads ( crossover with Erast Fandorin); Poul Anderson: Time Patrol () where the main character meets Sherlock Holmes and Dr.

Watson during time travels.; Val Andrews: famous music-hall artist, he authored about a dozen new Holmes stories (. Presenting Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler's latest anthology, The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories, the largest collection of Sherlockian tales ever assembled—now in a deluxe hardcover edition, perfect for the collector and gift ly no other character in history has been so enduringly popular as Sherlock Holmes.3/5(2).

Selected Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle / Adventure of the Copper Beeches / Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb / Adventure of the Speckled Band / Red-Headed League) by Arthur Conan Doyle, unknown edition,Pages:   The cuttings are designed to bring a scene from the book to life, like an intricate recreation of Notre Dame cathedral for Hunchback or a behind-the-back look at Sherlock Holmes.

Just in time for Sherlock Holmes, the major motion picture starring Robert Downey, Jr. and Jude Law: the world's greatest fictional detective and his famous sidekick Dr. Watson are on their first trip across the Atlantic as they solve crimes all over nineteenth-century America--from the bustling neighborhoods of New York, Boston, and D.C.

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Traditionally, the canon of Sherlock Holmes consists of the 56 short stories and four novels written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. In this context, the term "canon" is an attempt to distinguish between Doyle's original works and subsequent works by other authors using the same y capitalized by aficionados of the Sherlockian game as "the Canon", the description of these Buy a cheap copy of Sherlock Holmes book.

As they're looking into the downing of a treasure ship -- supposedly by a massive squid -- Sherlock Holmes (Ben Syder) and Dr. Watson (Gareth David-Lloyd) get word Free shipping over $   Over his life he produced more than thirty books and short stories, as well as poems, plays, and essays across a wide range of genres.

His most famous creation is the detective Sherlock Holmes, whom he introduced in his first novel, A Study in Scarlet (), and last wrote about in short stories published in Brand: Arcturus Publishing Limited.

Presenting 12 tales starring the legendary British detective Sherlock Holmes, this book is Arthur Conan Doyle's first short-story collection.

The mystery compilation includes some of Holmes's finest cases with his dutiful sidekick, Doctor Watson, most notably "A Scandal in Bohemia," in which Holmes matches wits with the crafty former lover of a European king/5().

The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes was a huge book with 83 stories, two by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, but along with these stories there were also stories by 81 other authors, some of them parodies and some of them pastiches, which I did not know the meaning of until I picked up this book which means-an artistic work in a style that imitates that of 4/5.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle is a collection of 12 short stories focusing on the character of Sherlock Holmes.

The stories have helped to make the character by far the most famous fictional detective in the world, as well as a pop culture icon, and the book also helped Doyle to become one of the best-paid authors of his generation. While some purists don’t care for Sherlockian pastiches, all readers will find much to enjoy in “The Daily Sherlock Holmes: A Year of Quotes,” selected from Conan Doyle’s original stories.

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Plot: First off let me state that if you are expecting anything other than a mystery from this book you’ll be disappointed, it still is very much a Doyle inspired story, and instead of featuring the younger. Sherlock Holmes Synopses: The Sign of the Four is the second novel in the Sherlock Holmes series.

A woman has been receiving pearls and a strange letter and decides to get help from Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. The Hounds of Baskervilles is the third novel in the Sherlock Holmes canon. Sherlock has been detained in London, thus Watson must.

Sherlock Holmes: Selected full-text books and articles. Sherlock Holmes: A Secret History By John V. Hennessy Algora, Read preview Overview. The Philosophy of Sherlock Holmes By Philip Tallon; David Baggett University Press of Kentucky, Read preview Overview.

The Standard. Since the turn of the century, Sherlock Holmes has captured the imagination of readers, and, after his move to both television and movies, generations of viewers.

While Holmes has been portrayed by many distinguished actors, few have done it with the class, humor, and aplomb that Peter Cushing brought to the role.

Written by noted British film journalist Tony Earnshaw, An Actor and a Rare One. The Case-book of Sherlock Holmes Classics Library Raves and faves Selected stories Sherlock Holmes mysteries Wordsworth Collection Wordsworth classics: Author: Arthur Conan Doyle: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Wordsworth Editions, ISBN:Length: /5(21).

Fourteen books later, I have learned a great deal about Russell, Holmes, and their world. I have learned even more about myself and my world, since a central raison d’etre of reading history, even fictional history, is that it is a mirror, reflecting unexpected sides of our times and ourselves.

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