Sherlock Holmes is a great detective. There are few cases that he cannot solve. In these three stories we meet a young woman who is terrified of a mysterious speckled band, a family who think that five orange pips are a sign of death, and a banker who believes that his son is a thief. But are things really as they seem?
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twelve stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, featuring his famous detective and illustrated by Sidney Paget. These are the first of the Sherlock Holmes short stories, originally published as single stories in the Strand Magazine from July 1891 to June 1892. The book was published in England on October 14, 1892 by George Newnes Ltd and in a US Edition on October 15 by Harper. The initial combined print run was 14,500 copies.
"Match wits with the mastermind of mystery and suspense as the great Sherlock Holmes solves the most baffling crimes ever conceived! Here are three fantastic adventures in one book -- The Red-headed League, The speckled band, and The copper beeches, all guaranteed to keep you guessing and gasping for more."--Page 4 of cover.
Sherlock Holmes Complete Collection What's Included: THE NOVELS A Study in Scarlet The Sign of the Four The Hound of the Baskervilles The Valley of Fear THE SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - 122 illustrations The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes The Return of Sherlock Holmes His Last Bow The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes This version has been optimized for readability and includes: BEAUTIFUL FORMATTING There is plenty of white-space which makes reading easy on the eyes. FULLY FEATURED TABLE OF CONTENTS The full Table of Contents appears at the beginning of the book and can be accessed through the MENU or GO TO button. EPUBCHECK The book successfully passes EpubCheck, developed by the IDPF. The International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) is the global trade and standards organization dedicated to the development and promotion of electronic publishing and content consumption.
ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP A group of men set sail to solve the mystery of a sea monster in this amazing underwater adventure. EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: - A concise introduction that gives readers important background information - A chronology of the author's life and work - A timeline of significant events that provides the book's historical context - An outline of key themes and plot points to help readers form their own interpretations - Detailed explanatory notes - Critical analysis, including contemporary and modern perspectives on the work - Discussion questions to promote lively classroom and book group interaction - A list of recommended related books and films to broaden the reader's experience Enriched Classics offer readers affordable editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and insightful commentary. The scholarship provided in Enriched Classics enables readers to appreciate, understand, and enjoy the world's finest books to their full potential. SERIES EDITED BY CYNTHIA BRANTLEY JOHNSON
American MORE! is a four-level course from a highly respected author team that's bursting with features for lower secondary students. With dedicated reading, culture, grammar, vocabulary, skills and cross-curricular learning sections, plus a wide range of flexible components, you really do get more with American MORE! The Extra Practice Book contains material on life and culture topics, and extra practice exercises. The language corresponds to the units of the Student's Book. It also includes a 'pull-out and keep' mini-reader of 'The Adventure of the Three Students' by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
A Study in Scarlet + The Sign of the Four + The Hound of the Baskervilles + The Valley of Fear + The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes + The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes + The Return of Sherlock Holmes + His Last Bow: Some Later Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes
Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
This carefully crafted ebook: “The Collected Sherlock Holmes Novels & Stories (4 Novels + 44 Short Stories)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. This collection of the works of Arthur Conan Doyle includes the following novels and stories in one ebook: A Study in Scarlet The Sign of the Four The Hound of the Baskervilles The Valley of Fear The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes The Return of Sherlock Holmes His Last Bow: Some Later Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859 – 1930) was a Scottish physician and writer who is most noted for his fictional stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction. He is also known for writing the fictional adventures of a second character he invented, Professor Challenger, and for popularising the mystery of the Mary Celeste. He was a prolific writer whose other works include fantasy and science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction, and historical novels.