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The captain of the Polestar, and other stories

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known as the creator of the brilliant fictional detective Sherlock Holmes, the author tried his hand at a number of different genres before perfecting the detective story. "The Captain of the Polestar" showcases a different, but equally engrossing, side of the author's undeniable talent for fiction.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle
ISBN: 9781775418740 177541874X
OCLC Number: 701237171
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Aug. 23, 2011).
Novel by a British author.
"First published in 1890"--Page 2.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource (1 electronic document (338 pages))
Contents: The captain of the "Pole-Star" --
F. Habakuk Jephson's statement --
The great Keinplatz experiment --
The man from Archangel --
That little square box --
John Huxford's hiatus --
Cyprian Overbeck Wells : a literary mosaic --
John Barrington Cowles --
Elias B. Hopkins, the parson of Jackman's Gulch --
The ring of Thoth.
Responsibility: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
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Although Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known as the creator of the brilliant fictional detective Sherlock Holmes, the author tried his hand at a number of different genres before perfecting the detective story. "The Captain of the Polestar" showcases a different, but equally engrossing, side of the author's undeniable talent for fiction.

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