The complete Sherlock Holmes

by Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930,

Format: Print Book 2019
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Summary
Part of the elegant Chartwell Classics series, The Complete Sherlock Holmes comprises 4 full-length novels and 56 short stories featuring the world's most famous pipe-smoking detective.



Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle between the years 1867 and 1927, the legendary Sherlock Holmes employed his mastery of deductive reasoning and expert sleuthing to solve an array of complex and harrowing cases. From his home--221B Baker Street in London-- the legendary Sherlock Holmes (accompanied by his loyal companion and chronicler, Dr. Watson) baffled policemen and became famous worldwide for his remarkable observations and even more eccentric habits .



Containing every known Sherlock Holmes tale ever written and featuring a comprehensive introduction by renowned Holmes scholar Daniel Stashower (author of A Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes in America ) with enlightening information on the author's life and works, this elegantly designed edition brings the world's greatest detective to life. From Holmes' first appearance in "A Study in Scarlet" (1887) and The Hound of the Baskervilles (1901-1902), through the collection of stories in the The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes , this deluxe edition boasts the entire Holmes catalog.



For Sherlock Holmes fans worldwide, this stunning hardcover edition is the perfect gift.



Essential volumes for the shelves of every classic literature lover, the Chartwell Classics series includes beautifully presented collections from some of the most important authors in literary history. Offering the most complete compilation of each set of works, Chartwell Classics are the editions of choice for the most discerning literature buffs.



Other titles in the Chartwell Classics Series include: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland And Other Tales, Complete Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft, Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales, Complete Novels of Jane Austen, Complete Tales & Poems of Edgar Allen Poe, Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Divine Comedy
Contents
A study in scarlet
The sign of the four
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
The hound of the Baskervilles
The return of Sherlock Holmes
The valley of fear
His last bow
The case-book of Sherlock Holmes.

Additional Information
Subjects Holmes, Sherlock -- Fiction.
Watson, John H. -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Criminal investigation -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Short stories.
Publisher New York, NY :Chartwell Books,2019
Contributors Stashower, Daniel, writer of introduction.
Language English
Notes Introduction by Daniel Stashower.
Description xvii, 1182 pages : portrait ; 26 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0785837353
9780785837350
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