A Study in Scarlet

A Study in Scarlet

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by Arthur Conan Doyle
     
 

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A Study in Scarlet is the first story to feature Sherlock Holmes, and the first work of fiction to incorporate the magnifying glass as a detective tool. The story opens with Holmes and Watson meeting each other for the first time, and their decision to become flat-mates at 221B Baker Street. Soon they are involved in a murder-mystery involving kidnapping, enslavement… See more details below

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A Study in Scarlet is the first story to feature Sherlock Holmes, and the first work of fiction to incorporate the magnifying glass as a detective tool. The story opens with Holmes and Watson meeting each other for the first time, and their decision to become flat-mates at 221B Baker Street. Soon they are involved in a murder-mystery involving kidnapping, enslavement and revenge that will test the limits of Holmes' skills and establish a life-long relationship with Watson. Sherlock Holmes is famous for his intellectual prowess and is renowned for his skillful use of deductive reasoning, astute observation, and forensic skills to solve difficult cases. Deductive reasoning allows Holmes to impressively reveal a stranger's occupation. Similarly, by studying inanimate objects, he is able to make astonishingly detailed deductions about their owners.

Doyle’s classic has been formatted for optimal viewing on the Nook and is equipped with an active table of contents for smooth and simple navigation!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940148607427
Publisher:
A & L eBooks
Publication date:
08/11/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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