The Great Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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The Great Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

By Arthur Conan Doyle; Joseph Delaney (Introduction by)

Puffin Books, Paperback, 9780141332499, 276pp.

Publication Date: June 9, 2011

Description
From the strange case of 'The Red-Headed League' to the extraordinary tale of 'The Engineer's Thumb', Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr Watson grapple with treachery, murder, and ingenious crimes of all kinds. But no case is too challening for the immortal detective's unique power of deduction.


About the Author
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) was born in Edinburgh where he qualified as a doctor, but it was his writing which brought him fame, with the creation of Sherlock Holmes, the first scientific detective. He was also a convert to spiritualism and a social reformer who used his investigative skills to prove the innocence of individuals.