Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Detective and mystery stories
Page: 307
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Presenting 12 tales starring the legendary British detective Sherlock Holmes, this 1892 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. Also featured is "The Adventure of the Red-Headed League," a study in misdirection that unfolds to become a much larger scheme. The stories, initially published in the Strand Magazine, are essential reading for Holmes fans.

The Mysterious Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141942606
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 256
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Sherlock Holmes, the great genius of detection, with his assistant Dr Watson, once more attempts to solve the unsolvable. From the extraordinary case of The Resident Patient to the sinister tale of The Crooked Man, Holmes unravels the most challenging of mysteries. Using his astounding methods of deduction, he outwits the most cunning of thieves and most villainous of murderers. Eight intriguing and mysterious adventures from the world's most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) was born in Edinburgh where he qualified as a doctor, but it was his writing which brought him fame, with the creation of Sherlock Holmes, the first scientific detective. He was also a convert to spiritualism and a social reformer who used his investigative skills to prove the innocence of individuals.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 3955075230
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Page: 316
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Contains a collection of 12 adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, such as "A Scandal in Bohemia" and "The Red-Headed League." Originally released in 1892.

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
ISBN: 1616417463
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 112
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Sir Arthur Conan DoyleÍs classic tales of mystery present three of Mr. Sherlock Holmes and his associate Dr. Watson investigations. The Adventure of the RedHeaded League uncovers a complex theft. The Adventure of the Speckled Band thwarts a murder. And the Adventure of the Copper Beaches reveals the reasons for a strange request from an employer. Discover the facts uncovered by Watson and HolmesÍs deductions in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of DoyleÍs The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Detective and mystery stories, English
Page: 307
View: 9802

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No case is too tricky for the world's most famous sleuth and his incredible powers of deduction, in a collection of mystery stories for young readers.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Chris Sasaki,Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781402794612
Category: Children's stories
Page: 160
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No child is too young to appreciate the amazing deductive powers of the world's smartest detective. These easy-to-read Sherlock Holmes stories provide the perfect introduction to the super sleuth and his friend and assistant, Dr. Watson. Among the intriguing tales: A Scandal in Bohemia, Holmes's first encounter with the mysterious Irene Adler; The Red-Headed League; The Adventure of the Six Napoleons and others.

The Last Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Jaico Publishing House
ISBN: 8172247214
Category: Fiction
Page: 200
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Sherlock Holmes the gaunt, ascetic, ruthlessly logical pursuer of crime and mystery created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle needs no introduction. The adventures of this sharp, witty and moody detective alongwith his loveable pedantic and faithful friend Dr. Watson are a perennial source of inspiration to lovers of crime fiction. The book brings to you the criminal investigation of mysteries by master detective Sherlock Holmes.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Castrovilli Giuseppe
ISBN: N.A
Category: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character)
Page: 307
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Gathers some of Sherlock Hoomes' greatest cases.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1605201596
Category: Fiction
Page: 308
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This collection of the fictional exploits of the world's first consulting detective gathers in one volume the first twelve stories in the series, first published in the Strand Magazine from July 1891 to June 1892 and reprinted in book form almost immediately afterward, in the fall of 1892.From femme fatales to missing gems to strange goings-on at a remote country manor, Holmes's powers of deduction and cool reserve will be tested at every turn in these classic adventures: . "A Scandal in Bohemia." "The Red-Headed League." "A Case of Identity." "The Boscombe Valley Mystery." "The Five Orange Pips." "The Man with the Twisted Lip." "The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle." "The Adventure of the Speckled Band." "The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb." "The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor." "The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet." "The Adventure of the Copper Beeches"Scottish surgeon and political activist SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE (1859-1930) turned his passions into stories and novels, producing fiction and nonfiction works sometimes controversial (The Great Boer War, 1900), sometimes fanciful (The Coming of the Fairies, 1922), and sometimes legendary (The Hound of the Baskervilles, 1902).

The Extraordinary Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448161576
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 400
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‘On the contrary, my dear Watson, you can see everything. You fail, however, to reason from what you see’ Herein lie the problems: a stolen jewel, the inexplicable death of a young woman, the disappearance of one of the most remarkable racehorses in England, a missing butler, the curious symbols of dancing men, a broken bust of Napoleon, a possible kidnapping and the bad business of a coachman shot through the heart. The solution? Elementary my dear friend. Call the super sleuth famed for his rapid deductions, his swift intuitions and ingenious solutions - Sherlock Holmes of 221b Baker Street. Includes exclusive material: In the Backstory you can test your powers of observation and deduction, learn about the author and brush up on your detective skills! Vintage Children’s Classics is a twenty-first century classics list aimed at 8-12 year olds and the adults in their lives. Discover timeless favourites from The Jungle Book and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland to modern classics such as The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781494715410
Category:
Page: 244
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The original adventures of our favorite detective, Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Contained are twelve excellent mysteries starring the master detective and his trusted friend, Dr. Watson.This volume includes the adventures: A Scandal In Bohemia The Red-Headed League A Case Of Identity The Boscombe Valley Mystery The Five Orange Pips The Man With The Twisted Lip The Adventure Of The Blue Carbuncle The Adventure Of The Speckled Band The Adventure Of The Engineer's Thumb The Adventure Of The Noble Bachelor The Adventure Of The Beryl Coronet The Adventure Of The Copper Beeches Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a prolific writer who is responsible for the creation of the master detective Sherlock Holmes and his arch-enemy Moriarty. He breathes atmosphere and tension into every novel.

#03 Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Blue Gem


Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Graphic Universe ª
ISBN: 0761368205
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 48
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Retold in graphic novel form, Sherlock Holmes investigates how an exquisite blue gem came to be in the throat of a Christmas goose. Includes a section explaining Holmes's reasoning and the clues he used to solve the mystery.

The Final Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle,Peter Haining
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0751556092
Category: Fiction
Page: 160
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An absolute must-have for Sherlock Holmes fans, this collection is a treasure trove of little-known pieces and rarities featuring the world's most famous detective, gathered by expert Peter Haining. Collated with extensive notes and background material, the collection includes twelve unmissable works by Arthur Conan Doyle, ranging from short stories and plays to parodies, poems and commentaries. Haining's appendices add some very rare material, including a revealing interview with Conan Doyle about his inspiration for Holmes - and his reasons for killing him off. This is an outstanding compilation.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and The Cablegate Files of Wikileaks


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
ISBN: 384236864X
Category: Detective and mystery stories, English
Page: 340
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This book is a mixture of Sherlock Holmes and Wikileaks files, become a detective youself. Read the adventures of world famous detective Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and discover 23 highly interesting files from the Wikileaks collection of cables. Read the cables and become a detective by and reveal the contradictions between the US's public persona and what it says behind closed doors. This book is also the first of a series of books published by artist Michael Marcovici, a completely new type of "remixed books" that will feature documents, literature, comics as well as official documents.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Madhubun
Publisher: Vikas Publishing House
ISBN: 8125951466
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: N.A
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of ten stories of mystery and intrigue by Arthur Conan Doyle. It features the famous detective along with his faithful friend and companion Dr Watson. The best-known cases include The Red-Headed League,The Dying Detective, Silver Blaze, The Blue Carbuncle, The six Napoleans, The Resident Patient, The speckled Band, The Three Students, The Devil’s Foot and The Crooked Man.

The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (Illustrated)


Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: BookRix
ISBN: 3730988271
Category: Fiction
Page: 422
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I. A Scandal in Bohemia II. The Red-headed League III. A Case of Identity IV. The Boscombe Valley Mystery V. The Five Orange Pips VI. The Man with the Twisted Lip VII. The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle VIII. The Adventure of the Speckled Band IX. The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb X. The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor XI. The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet XII. The Adventure of the Copper Beeches

The Original Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1329249445
Category: Fiction
Page: 174
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FICTION HOUSE PRESS presents The Original Sherlock Holmes in THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES. It is a collection of 12 short stories which originally appeared in The Strand magazine in England from July 1891 to June 1892. They are presented in this book as facsimile reproductions of the originals. Included are: A Scandal in Bohemia, The Red-Headed League A Case of Identity, The Boscombe Valley Mystery, The Five Orange Pips, The Man with the Twisted Lip, The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle, The Adventure of the Speckled Band, The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb, The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor, The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141904666
Category: Fiction
Page: 576
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This collection includes many of the famous cases - and great strokes of brilliance - that made the legendary Sherlock Holmes one of fiction's most popular creations. With his devoted amanuensis, Dr Watson, Holmes emerges from his smoke filled rooms in Baker Street to grapple with the forces of treachery, intrigue and evil in such cases as 'The Speckled Band', in which a terrified woman begs their help in solving the mystery surrounding her sister's death, or 'A Scandal in Bohemia', which portrays a European king blackmailed by his mistress. In 'Silver Blaze' the pair investigate the disappearance of a racehorse and the violent murder of its trainer, while in 'The Final Problem' Holmes at last comes face to face with his nemesis, the diabolical Professor Moriarty - 'the Napoleon of crime'.

The Great Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141938536
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 320
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From the strange case of 'The Red-Headed League' to the extraordinary tale of 'The Engineer's Thumb', Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr Watson grapple with treachery, murder, and ingenious crimes of all kinds. But no case is too challening for the immortal detective's unique power of deduction.

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band

Case 5
Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Graphic Universe ™
ISBN: 154154059X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 48
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"It was the band. The speckled band!" After her sister Julia dies suddenly, Helen Stoner worries that she is the killer's next target. With her last words, Julia insisted that the "speckled band" murdered her. Can Holmes and Watson discover the identity of the speckled band before Helen falls victim as well?