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Six Notable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published by Platt & Munk in New York, USA .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesThe Great Writers Collection
LC ClassificationsPZ3 .D772 Adv 25 PR4622.A7
The Physical Object
Number of Pages494
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7562327M
ISBN 100448411016
ISBN 109780448411019

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A Scandal in Bohemia "A Scandal in Bohemia" starts with Watson remembering Irene Edler and the awe she observes in the eyes of Sherlock , being busy in his new household, is unable to attend Sherlock for a long time so has no news of his friend except for what he reads in newspapers. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes study guide contains a biography of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. A common character in a number of Sherlock Holmes books, he is a detective at Scotland Yard. He is viewed as lacking in imagination by Holmes and frequently consults Holmes. The romance Dr. Watson had hoped for his friend, didn’t come about. Apparently, Sherlock Holmes was only interested in Violet as long as her case was interesting. Character Analysis. Sherlock Holmes – the most famous detective in literature. Sherlock Holmes is a man of indeterminate age, somewhere in his 40’s, slim with sharp eyes. Presenting 12 tales starring the legendary British detective Sherlock Holmes, this book is Arthur Conan Doyle's first short-story collection. The mystery compilation includes some of Holmes's finest cases with his dutiful sidekick, Doctor Watson, most notably "A Scandal in Bohemia," in which Holmes matches wits with the crafty former lover of a European king/5().