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DetailsSherlock Holmes, the very name immediately conjures up an image of a tall, thin, shrewd man dressed in a loose overcoat, smoking a pipe and sporting a deerstalker hat. The famous literary detectives keen deduction skills and powers of observation are legendary, and The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is where it all began. "A Scandal in Bohemia" was first published in the Strand Magazine in 1891, and since then, Doyle and his stories have collectively captured the worlds attention and entranced readers endlessly. Join Holmes on his escapades through nineteenth-century Victorian London with his closest friend and chronicler John Watson, and marvel at the way he cracks seemingly unsolvable cases. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is filled with intriguing mysteries including the thrilling "The Five Orange Pips," where a man is hounded to death by the mysterious K.K.K., the gruesome experience of "The Engineers Thumb," and Doyles personal favorite, "The Adventure of the Speckled Band." ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. Originally a physician, in 1887 he published A Study in Scarlet, the first of four novels about Holmes and Dr. Watson. In addition, Doyle wrote over fifty short stories featuring the famous detective. The Sherlock Holmes stories are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.Doyle was a prolific writer; his non-Sherlockian works include fantasy and science fiction stories about Professor Challenger and humorous stories about the Napoleonic soldier Brigadier Gerard, as well as plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels. One of Doyle's early short stories, "J. Habakuk Jephson's Statement", helped to popularise the mystery of the Mary Celeste.
SKU Code PRK B 2103 Weight in Kg 0.3600 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789385492839 Author Name Sir Arthur Conan Doyale Publisher Name EMBASSY BOOKS