By Arthur Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories are rightly ranked one of the seminal works of poser and detective fiction. The good-looking packaging and opulent illustrations during this restricted variation assortment greater than befit that vintage prestige. integrated are all 4 full-length Holmes novels and greater than 40 brief masterpieces—from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes to The Case e-book of Sherlock Holmes and extra. on the heart of every stands the enduring determine of Holmes—brilliant, eccentric, and able to impressive feats of deductive reasoning. by way of his aspect is Dr. John Watson, his steadfast assistant and our trusty narrator. This set is a must have for each discriminating bibliophile and Sherlock Holmes fan.
This collector’s version contains:
• A examine in Scarlet, The signal of 4, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Valley of worry, His final Bow, Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The go back of Sherlock Holmes, and The Case booklet of Sherlock Holmes
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