The Valley of Fear 

The Valley of Fear 

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by Arthur Conan Doyle
     
 

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A coded warning of imminent danger sends Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to the fortress-like country house of the reclusive Jack Douglas. When they arrive too late to prevent a tragic death, the great detective and his chronicler must follow a series of bewildering clues and find a murderer who has vanished into thin air.  See more details below

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A coded warning of imminent danger sends Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to the fortress-like country house of the reclusive Jack Douglas. When they arrive too late to prevent a tragic death, the great detective and his chronicler must follow a series of bewildering clues and find a murderer who has vanished into thin air.

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"[Prebble] handles the job skillfully, with clear and distinct characterizations, and matches his tone and pacing to the action." —AudioFile

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780708900864
Publisher:
Ulverscroft Large Print Books, Ltd.
Publication date:
01/01/1978
Series:
Sherlock Holmes Mystery Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.75(h) x (d)

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"[Prebble] handles the job skillfully, with clear and distinct characterizations, and matches his tone and pacing to the action." —-AudioFile

Meet the Author

Arthur Conan Doyle was a prolific writer born in Scotland who started out as a medical doctor. While at the University of Edinburgh, he augmented his income by writing stories. His first Sherlock Holmes tale was published in 1887, introducing one of literature's best-loved detectives. Doyle has also written many works of history and science fiction, plus plays and poetry.

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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