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The black dove

Author: Steve Hockensmith
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In San Francisco in 1893 in search of a detective job, Gustav "Old Red" Amlingmeyer and his brother Otto, a.k.a. "Big Red," devotees of the Sherlock Holmes method of "detectifying," pursue an old acquaintance who takes a shot at them in Chinatown.
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Genre/Form: Humorous stories
Mystery fiction
Humorous fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Named Person: Arthur Conan Doyle
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Hockensmith
ISBN: 9780312347826 0312347820
OCLC Number: 173480661
Description: 296 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Steve Hockensmith.
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Gustav "Old Red" Amlingmeyer and his brother, Ctto (aka "Big Red"), cowpokes by training, discovered Sherlock Holmes through the stories and are devotees of his method of detectifying. The two  Read more...

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