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Cry of the innocents

Author: Cavan Scott
Publisher: London : Titan Books, 2017. ©2017
Series: Sherlock Holmes (Titan Books (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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" It is 1891, and a catholic priest arrives at 221b baker street, only to utter the words "il corpe" before suddenly dropping dead. Though the man's death is attributed to cholera, when news of another dead priest reaches Holmes, he becomes convinced that the men have been poisoned. He and Watson learn that the victims were on a mission from the Vatican to investigate a miracle; it is said that the body of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery and detective stories
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Historical 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: Cavan Scott
ISBN: 9781783297160 1783297166
OCLC Number: 1016679377
Notes: Six pages of promotion for titles in this series, follow the text.
Description: 358 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Sherlock Holmes (Titan Books (Firm))
Other Titles: Sherlock Holmes
Responsibility: Cavan Scott.

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A mysterious Catholic priest arrives at 221B Baker Street, only to utter the words 'if corpe' before dropping dead. Though the man's death is attributed to cholera, when news of a similar case  Read more...

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"The original plot line is refreshing, and the portrayals of the leads are generally faithful to the Sherlock Holmes canon." -- Publishers Weekly "Fresh and engaging" -- San Francisco Book Review

 
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