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The hound of the Baskervilles.

Arthur Conan Doyle

The hound of the Baskervilles.

by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published in 1902.

The Physical Object
Pagination196 p. ill. ;
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22396354M

  Directed by Sidney Lanfield. With Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Richard Greene, Wendy Barrie. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the legend of a supernatural hound, a beast that may be stalking a young heir on the fog-shrouded moorland that makes up his estate/10(9K).   Sherlock Holmes, the greatest detective in fantasy, solves his greatest mystery in the book The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir. Arthur Conan Doyle. This book takes place on Baker Street in London, England in Sherlock Holmes is a very admired and revered character in London.

Though it’s early on in the book, Mortimer owning a larger dog begins to establish him as a red herring. The book, after all, is called The Hound of the Baskervilles, and this is the first mention of a hound. What’s more, the mention comes as part of a small mystery.   Directed by Terence Fisher. With Peter Cushing, André Morell, Christopher Lee, Marla Landi. When a nobleman is threatened by a family curse on his newly inherited estate, detective Sherlock Holmes is hired to investigate.7/10(K).

  The Paperback of the The Hound of the Baskervilles: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery by Arthur Conan Doyle at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or /5().   The television remake of The Hound of the Baskervilles is very different than the book. In the BBC television show, Sherlock, Sherlock Holmes and Watson still solve the mystery of the gigantic hound, but under different, more modernized circumstances. In the novel, Sherlock and Watson go to Baskerville Hall to protect Sir Henry Baskerville from his.


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Doyle transmogrified the legend: generations ago, a hound of hell tore/5. The Hound of the Baskervilles Chapter 1 Mr. Sherlock Holmes M r. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent occasions when he was up all night, was seated at the breakfast table.

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