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Inhaltsangabe: Arthur Conan Doyle's series of timeless Sherlock Holmes classics have piqued the imagination of readers for centuries. Even now, a thousand years after the first of these stories were penned, Doyle still inspires even movie producers to adapt his works for the big screen. His Last Bow is a set of 8 mysteries seemingly darker and more disturbing than Doyle's previous ones. A retired Holmes reminisces some of the mysteries he tackled during his career as a detective. He comes out of retirement one last time to aid Great Britain in thwarting the German threat at the onset of the First World War in one of the 8 stories in this book. Grab your cup of coffee and explore the pages of this book and rediscover why Holmes is the world's greatest detective. Whether you are an old fan reacquainting yourself with your favorite tales, or a new one about to discover the excitement of uncovering twisted plots and conspiracies, Holmes is sure to capture you as well as the minds of enthusiasts for generations to come. This edition is fully illustrated with 50 original version pictures that follow the story line. Mysteries included in this book are: 1. The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge 2. The Adventure of the Cardboard Box 3. The Adventure of the Red Circle 4. The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans 5. The Adventure of the Dying Detective 6. The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax 7. The Adventure of the Devil's Foot 8. His Last Bow: An Epilogue of Sherlock Holmes
From the Back Cover: A body on the London Underground; the strange disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax; a parcel containing some coarse salt and two freshly severed human ears ... In the course of these investigations, Holmes himself is truck down by a virulent Eastern disease, and we are reintroduced to his remarkable brother Mycroft -- 'all other men are specialists, but his specialism is onmiscience'.
Finally, with the approach of the German War, Holmes emerges from retirement among his books and bees on the South Downs to lay his unique intellect at the disposal of the British Government, with the historic results disclosed in His Last Bow.
Titel: His Last Bow
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Buchbeschreibung Berkley, 1960. Paperback. Buchzustand: Good. 1982 Berkley paperback. 20th printing. Tight spine. Buchnummer des Verkäufers mon0000012742
Buchbeschreibung Berkley Books, New York, 1982. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good-. Later Printing. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 040445
Buchbeschreibung Berkley, New York, 1981. Soft cover. Buchzustand: Good. Good Condition paperback 191 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 023238
Buchbeschreibung Penguin Publishing Group. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Fair. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0425052184I5N00
Buchbeschreibung Berkley January 0001. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Used Very Good. Mass Market and Trade Paperback: May have light edge wear and minor creasing. Might have prev. owner name. Otherwise clean and tight. Hardcover: jacket will have light edge wear and/or chipping. Book may have inscription/prev. owner's name, and light spine or corner bumping. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 5302
Buchbeschreibung Berkley. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Buchzustand: Very Good. 0425052184. Buchnummer des Verkäufers FV-0352725
Buchbeschreibung Berkley, 1960. Buchzustand: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 0425052184-2-4