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A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle

About the novel «A Study in Scarlet» can say the following – Adventures of Sherlock Holmes starts, fasten your seat belts, sit back and get ready for reading. If we divide the career Doyle into segments, it is Sherlock on it occupies a large part of which has grown the talent of the writer, but the time of publication of the first book it was nowhere near as rosy. You can come up with enthusiasm for reading books, remembering the many different adaptations, and you can just pick up and...

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Fiction & Literature

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

Sherlock Holmes is one of the greatest characters, which gave to the world Arthur Conan Doyle. And although the hero could be the worst criminal and a sower of chaos, the author has made Holmes a decent Englishman, with a set of skills in various fields of science and a remarkable ability to think and reason, to see that which others do not notice. This character remains to this day an example of motivation to learn to think wider, to observe and to draw conclusions. Reading the works many...

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Adventure Detectives Fiction & Literature

The Sign of the Four by Arthur Conan Doyle

The action of the famous novel by Arthur Conan Doyle “The Sign of the Four” revolves around a treasure chest of the Indian ruler of the Principality of Agra, the once abducted by Englishman Jonathan Smalley and three natives during the fighting in India. its hard to say, did know Arthur Conan Doyle the true background of this event or so, such was the power of his imagination that was able to generate stories, which was often “almost genuine”, but very similar story with...

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Detectives Fiction & Literature

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

The return of Sherlock Holmes — a collection of 13 detective stories by Arthur Conan Doyle, published in 1905 and consisting of stories written in 1903-1904 years (the broad selection). The first for 12 years, the book about Holmes in 1893, the main character “died” at Reichenbach falls. And again, a fascinating detective story from the great writer Arthur Conan Doyle. As written above, this is a collection of short stories. But what unites them all? That’s right – the...

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Fiction & Literature Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle

An excellent example of the adventure novel, that’s just the quintessence. A young naive never smelled gunpowder journalist with the expectation to impress one lady getting into a trip to South America, on the mysterious plateau, where, according to the famous scientist, there are pterodactyls.  It really is a great read for boys age 13, and I when I was 13-years-old, he could have rolled, but now more attention was spent on some of the features of the novel, not the story. The first...

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Detectives Fiction & Literature Mystery & Crime

The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

After such a great and unique epitaph as the «The Hound of the Baskervilles» by playing with us a cruel joke, and under pressure from readers of fans once again taken up the pen. By the way, this time, Doyle writes less superficial, more thoughtful and sizes. According to critics, «The Hound of the Baskervilles» was some kind of turning point in the saga, and author of the first thought that he writes not for the greedy undemanding audience, and to himself. Is this idea or something else, no...

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Detectives Fiction & Literature Mystery & Crime

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle

«The Hound of the Baskervilles» is considered to be probably the most famous tale of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes. It is not surprising that the name and the story took part as a basis for all those who only he could, and directors of movies and TV series, the developers of computer games. This work, as noted by amateur Sherlock Holmes, one of the most successful and beloved. This product has everything: a family curse, and mystical stories and mysterious murder, and family secrets, and...

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