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The improbable adventures of Sherlock Holmes : tales of mystery and the imagination detailing the adventures of the world's most famous detective, Mr. Sherlock Holmes

Author: John Joseph Adams
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Night Shade ; London : Diamond [distributor], 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features short stories about Sherlock Holmes and Watson solving mysteries where a particular piece has been changed, which alters the course of the story and conclusion.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Sherlock Holmes
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Joseph Adams
ISBN: 9781597801607 1597801607
OCLC Number: 750551872
Description: 454 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: A Sherlockiana primer / Christopher Roden --
The doctor's case / Stephen King --
The horror of the many faces / Tim Lebbon --
The case of the bloodless sock / Anne Perry --
The adventure of the other detective / Bradley H. Sinor --
A scandal in Montreal / Edward D. Hoch --
The adventure of the field theorems / Vonda N. McIntyre --
The adventure of the death-fetch / Darrell Schweitzer --
The shocking affair of the Dutch Steamship Friesland / Mary Robinette Kowal --
The adventure of the mummy's curse / H. Paul Jeffers --
The things that shall come upon them / Barbara Roden --
Murder to music / Anthony Burgess --
The adventure of the inertial adjustor / Stephen Baxter --
Mrs. Hudson's case / Laurie R. King --
The singular habits of wasps / Geoffrey A. Landis --
The affair of the 46th birthday / Amy Myers --
The Specter of Tullyfane Abbey / Peter Tremayne --
The vale of the white horse / Sharyn McCrumb --
The adventure of the Dorset Street lodger / Michael Moorcock --
The adventure of the lost world / Dominic Green --
The adventure of the antiquarian's niece / Barbara Hambly --
Dynamics of a hanging / Tony Pi --
Merridew of abominable memory / Chris Roberson --
Commonplaces / Naomi Novik --
The adventure of the Pirates of Devil's Cape / Rob Rogers --
The adventure of the Green Skull / Mark Valentine --
The human mystery / Tanith Lee --
A study in emerald / Neil Gaiman --
You see but you do not observe / Robert J. Sawyer.
Responsibility: edited by John Joseph Adams, with assistance provided by the distinguished gentleman Mr. David Barr Kirtley.

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Sherlock Holmes is one of the world's greatest detectives. Mystery, fantasy, science fiction, horror, no genre can escape the esteemed detective's needle-sharp intellect and intuition. This title  Read more...

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