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His last bow

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle; Owen Dudley Edwards
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'His Last Bow', the title story of this collection, tells how Sherlock Holmes is brought out of retirement to help the Government fight the German threat at the approach of the First World War. Several of the detective's earlier cases complete the volume, including 'Wisteria Lodge', 'The Bruce-Partington Plans', and 'The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax'. In 'The Dying Detective', Dr. Watson is horrified to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Sherlock Holmes
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle; Owen Dudley Edwards
ISBN: 0192123157 9780192123152 0192123297 9780192123299
OCLC Number: 28293961
Description: xlix, 252 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Wisteria Lodge --
The Bruce-Partington plans --
The devil's foot --
The red circle --
The disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax --
The dying detective --
His last bow.
Responsibility: Arthur Conan Doyle ; edited with an introduction by Owen Dudley Edwards.

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This edition of nine hardback volumes containing the Sherlock Holmes stories provides the reader with annotation. Each volume is also available individually, and contains notes on the stories and  Read more...

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"One thing is certain, Sherlockians, put aside your Baring-Gould Annotated, your Folio Society Illustrated-for the time being, the Oxford is the edition to curl up with on a winter's night"--The Read more...

 
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