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The dying detective

Author: Trevor BowenJune Wyndham DaviesSarah HellingsSally HeadJeremy BrettAll authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : MPI Home Video, [1995]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The beautiful Adelaide Savage beseeches Sherlock Holmes to investigate her husband's cousin, Culverton Smith, a questionable scientist whom she believes is leading her husband down a self-destructive path. When Victor Savage dies of a rare parasitic fever--Smith's specialty--Holmes suspects a connection and comes face to face with the deadly disease himself.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery television programs
Television adaptations
Fiction television programs
Television programs
Drama
Named Person: Arthur Conan Doyle; Sherlock Holmes; John H Watson, (Fictitious character); Arthur Conan Doyle; Sherlock Holmes; John H Watson, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Trevor Bowen; June Wyndham Davies; Sarah Hellings; Sally Head; Jeremy Brett; Edward Hardwicke; Rosalie Williams; Granada Television International.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
ISBN: 1562788531 9781562788537
OCLC Number: 36028057
Notes: Hi-fi stereo.
Originally broadcast in 1994.
Credits: Music by Patrick Gower.
Cast: Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Rosalie Williams.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (Television program)
Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.
Responsibility: screenplay by T.R. Bowen ; produced by June Wyndham Davies ; directed by Sarah Hellings ; executive producer, Sally Head ; made by Granada Television of England in association with WGBH/Boston.

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The beautiful Adelaide Savage beseeches Sherlock Holmes to investigate her husband's cousin, Culverton Smith, a questionable scientist whom she believes is leading her husband down a self-destructive path. When Victor Savage dies of a rare parasitic fever--Smith's specialty--Holmes suspects a connection and comes face to face with the deadly disease himself.

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