The Adventures and the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Illustrated Edition) [NOOK Book]

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The first two collections of stories about the famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr Watson in their adventures of solving crimes in Victorian England.

The book includes about 200 illustrations by Sidney Paget.
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The Adventures and the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Illustrated Edition)

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Overview

The first two collections of stories about the famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr Watson in their adventures of solving crimes in Victorian England.

The book includes about 200 illustrations by Sidney Paget.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014631570
  • Publisher: The Planet
  • Publication date: 6/26/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 11 MB
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  • Posted May 9, 2009

    best for thrilling

    best for anyone

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 20, 2006

    Sherlock's story

    ¿Sherlock, watch out,¿ someone shouted to me boom! ¿what happened Pudwill,¿ said Sherlock . My book was he adventures of Sherlock holmes and the author was Sir Canon Author Doyle. The Setting was old London and Germany. Sherlock has five mysteries I¿m going to tell you about one. The third mystery was about the secret factory. He found a note in his mailbox . and the rest is up to you. My opinion was it was to hard and I liked it I wanted to read it, it made it a challenge for me because I¿m not very good with words. The book was very interesting and Sherlock is very smart. He uses a lot of dialog. My recommendation is that the grade level was 8 grade because it is very challenging. It is very challenging because it gives very tough words. I liked the book a lot and it was very interesting.

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 11, 2005

    I loved this book!!!!

    This book was great!!! I don't love mystery that much but this book was wonderful. What great mysteries!!!! If you want a good book to read read this one!!!

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2004

    this book is a good book!

    this book is a classic and it's a mystery book!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2013

    JOHNLOCK IS CANNON

    Yes it is

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 2, 2013

    Great Book

    Loved it!

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  • Posted May 17, 2013

    The book that I read was The Hound of Baskervilles by Sir Arthur

    The book that I read was The Hound of Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. This book is about a hound that terrorizes the moor in Coombe Tracey, London. The hound apparently killed the most famous man in England, Sir Charles Baskerville. Now that Sherlock and Watson have to go on another investigation, they have to be smart, swift and witty to catch this hound. It first starts out at a crime scene where Charles Baskerville is dead. Then Dr. Mortimer comes in to examine the body. Then they notice bite marks and dog prints the size of cantaloupes. This is the basis of the mystery in this story.
    One of the main strengths of this book is the unique point of view through which this story is narrated. Because even though that Sherlock Holmes is the main character of the story, his sidekick Watson is the narrator. Since he is the narrator and a personal friend of Holmes, he can see what Sherlock sees and what he speaks his mind about, too. Watson is very peculiar about Sherlock and what decisions he makes, which is usually a bad idea, but sometimes, his choices work out perfectly in the end. When watson describes how he moves and how his attitude is at all times, really brings out and helps you understand why Sherlock has his motive to do what he is ordered to do. This strength of this book gives a mysterious feeling that gives great description on what you have read. This is the book that Doyle fans would go crazy for.
    One weakness of the book. Except, for only one scene in this book, is that there was one part in this book that didn’t really provide a well suited setting that readers could imagine what was going on. Other than that, the book was fantastic. In the setting, he only said it was a beautiful coffee shop. And that was it. So then they start to talk about how they could catch the hound. Then at the time, Stapleton was an ally, so he decided to sit with them and talk as well.
    Personally I think this is simply one of the best books that I have read in my life. The storyline was perfect for expert readers, and the setting was so detailed, it felt like I was actually in the story itself. So overall, an outstanding book. The author would even have one part of the story to just be about the architecture of the building. The author describes the way others talk, how the hound should sound like, and even how the trees leaves on the ground rustling. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, by far the best author in history.
    This book would be perfect for Sherlock Holmes fans and many others who like to read about this era. The book is well fitted and very well written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who is, well, to me, one of the greatest writers in history because of his storylines and his sophisticated way of writing. For the fans of Doyle, if you haven’t read this book yet, I would right away because I assure you, this book will blow your mind. If you like mystery books, action, and fiction, this book has all of them combined into one book. Mystery is probably the main part of the story but action. This book is just packed with action. The fights, shootouts, and even, killing the hound, that was by far the best part, in action sense. So to you Doyle fans, read this book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2013

    Pretty awsome

    Was over all a good book and i liked it but it had alot of big wa
    Orfs

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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