Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Summary

The most recognized detective in all of literature, Sherlock Holmes emerged on the crime scene in A Study in Scarlet in 1887. His deductive reasoning, keen insight, skillful observations, and investigative tactics became the tools necessary to solve riveting and intriguing crimes that continue to delight generations of readers. Discover or rediscover the joys of these fascinating mysteries. Now Signet Classics, the Chamberlain Bros. edition presents Sherlock Holmes in this compelling collection, which contains such classics as: A Scandal in Bohemia The Red-Headed League The Boscombe Valley Mystery The Adventure of the Dancing Men 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 Empty House The Adventure of the Norwood Builder The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet The Adventure of the Copper Beeches And ten others! @KeepDiggingWatson Why are the lights at 221 Baker Street so damn bright in the morning? Why does Watson talk so loud? Elementary, my dear STFU! From Twitterature: The World's Greatest Books in Twenty Tweets or Less

Author: Doyle, Arthur Conan

Language: English | Copyright: None


Vocabulary Words

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  • intrusted
  • coronet
  • sensationalism
  • commonplaces
  • deduce
  • suavely
  • tout
  • detracted
  • invariable
  • monogram

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