The Adventures of Sherlock HolmeseBook - 2014
A dozen classic cases featuring the world́s greatest detective This first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories includes many of the consulting detectivés best known cases. ́A Scandal in Bohemiá finds Holmes matching wits with́and being outfoxed býa beautiful American opera singer named Irene Adler. A struggling shop owner stumbles into a lucrative side job, and a criminal conspiracy, in ́The Red-Headed League.́ And in ́The Adventure of the Speckled Band,́ which Arthur Conan Doyle named as the best of his Sherlock Holmes stories, our brilliant hero and his loyal friend Dr. Watson pay a visit to a young heiresśs bedroom late one night only to stumble across another, far deadlier, visitor. Other beloved tales collected here include ́The Five Orange Pips,́ ́The Boscombe Valley Mystery,́ and ́The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle.́ Originally appearing in the Strand Magazine, these twelve stories catapulted Holmes and Watson to international fame and established Doyle as one of the most popular and influential mystery writers of all time. This ebook features a new introduction by Otto Penzler and has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, MysteriousPress.com/Open Road,, 2014
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: DOWNLOADABLE eBOOK
Characteristics: data file,rda 1 online resource (307 pages)
Alternative Title: Sherlock Holmes
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