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The hound of the Baskervilles : another adventure of Sherlock Holmes

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle; W W Robson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
Series: Oxford world's classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Hond of the Baskervilles is the tale of an incient curse suddenly given a terrifying modern application. The grey towers of Baskerville Hall and the wild open country of Dartmoor hold many secrets for Holmes and Watson to unravel. The detective is contemptuous of supernatural manifestations, but the reader will remain perpetually haunted by the hound from the moor"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; John H Watson, (Fictitious character); Sherlock Holmes; John H Watson, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle; W W Robson
ISBN: 9780199536962 0199536961
OCLC Number: 300461884
Description: xliii, 188 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics.
Responsibility: Arthur Conan Doyle ; edited with an introduction and notes by W.W. Robson.

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"The Hond of the Baskervilles is the tale of an incient curse suddenly given a terrifying modern application. The grey towers of Baskerville Hall and the wild open country of Dartmoor hold many secrets for Holmes and Watson to unravel. The detective is contemptuous of supernatural manifestations, but the reader will remain perpetually haunted by the hound from the moor"--Page 4 of cover.

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'Here it is at last, the definitive edition, in nine volumes, of all the Sherlock Holmes stories. The notes are comprehensive and lengthy. The introductions and notes are full of fresh information, Read more...

 
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