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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

The Boscome Valley Mystery

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan - The Boscome Valley Mystery, ebook

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Sherlock Holmes, the world's 'only unofficial consulting detective', was first introduced to readers in A Study in Scarlet published by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1887. It was with the publication of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, however, that the master sleuth grew tremendously in popularity, later to become one of the most beloved literary characters of all time. In this book series, the short stories comprising The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes have been amusingly illustrated using only Lego® brand minifigures and bricks. The illustrations recreate, through custom designed Lego models, the composition of the black and white drawings by Sidney Paget that accompanied the original publication of these adventures appearing in The Strand Magazine from July 1891 to June 1892. Paget's iconic illustrations are largely responsible for the popular image of Sherlock Holmes, including his deerstalker cap and Inverness cape, details never mentioned in the writings of Conan Doyle. This uniquely illustrated collection, which features some of the most famous and enjoyable cases investigated by Sherlock Holmes and his devoted friend and biographer Dr. John H. Watson, including A Sandal in Bohemia and The Red-Headed League, is sure to delight Lego enthusiasts, as well as fans of the Great Detective, both old and new. The Boscombe Valley Mystery: Inspector Lestrade of Scotland Yard summons Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to Herefordshire to investigate the murder of a wealthy landowner named Charles McCarthy. Holmes, donning his travelling-cloak and close-fitting cloth cap , carefully examines the crime scene and soon unravels the mystery involving a secret criminal past, thwarted love, and blackmail.

Keywords: Sherlock Holmes, mystery, crime, british crime, sherlock holmes novels, Lego, Lego Sherlock Holmes, sherlock holmes short stories, Arthur Conan Doyle

Author(s)
Publisher
Andrews UK
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
3
Series
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Re-Imagined
Page amount
40 pages
Categories
Thriller
 
Novels
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781780926933
Printed ISBN
9781780926926

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