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The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Engage Books) (Illustrated)
     

The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Engage Books) (Illustrated)

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by Arthur Conan Doyle, Sidney Paget
 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781926606620
Publisher:
Engage Books
Publication date:
06/07/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
466
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

A prolific author of books, short stories, poetry, and more, the Scottish writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is best known for the creation of one of literature’s most vivid and enduring characters: Sherlock Holmes. Through detailed observation, vast knowledge, and brilliant deduction, Holmes and his trusted friend, Dr. Watson, step into the swirling fog of Victorian London to rescue the innocent, confound the guilty, and solve the most perplexing puzzles known to literature.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
May 22, 1859
Date of Death:
July 7, 1930
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:
Crowborough, Sussex, England
Education:
Edinburgh University, B.M., 1881; M.D., 1885

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The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1000 Copy Limited Edition) (Illustrated) (Engage Books) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
EnglishPeriod1 More than 1 year ago
To put it bluntly the reading can be dry, devoid of emotion. But thats what makes a Sherlock Holmes novel its remarkable and ingenious self. This book is just that, a remarkable and ingenious assortment of the imaginings of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle spread throughout short stories portraying Sherlock Holmes. These adventures and memoirs will present to you the better part of the Sherlock Holme's series as it contains stories like A Scandal in Bohemia, a thrilling blackmail of foreign royalty, and numerous other infamous tales. The feats of intuition he performs in these stories ,like the remarkable events foreseen in The Red Headed League to the most miniscule observations Holmes conceives, will surpass your wildest imaginings. Because of these aspects any Sherlock Holmes novel will provide an exhilarating read that can keep you guessing until the very end.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Im 12 and i love this book its not a fast rea but its a good book i love it from the scandle in bohema to many other great storys
Anonymous More than 1 year ago