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The sign of the four

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: Fairfield, IA : 1st World LIbrary, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Miss Mary Marstan receives through the post once a year a large pearl without any clue as to the sender. When her mysterious correspondent requests a meeting, Holmes and Watson start out on a case. A terrible death and vanishing treasure lead to an epic pursuit through the dawn streets and later along the River Thames. The cast of characters include the unfortunate Sholto twins, the mongrel Toby, and the  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
ISBN: 1421808145 9781421808147
OCLC Number: 74330953
Description: 164 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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Miss Mary Marstan receives through the post once a year a large pearl without any clue as to the sender. When her mysterious correspondent requests a meeting, Holmes and Watson start out on a case. A terrible death and vanishing treasure lead to an epic pursuit through the dawn streets and later along the River Thames. The cast of characters include the unfortunate Sholto twins, the mongrel Toby, and the wooden-legged man, as the fire and blood of Mutiny-torn India throwgigantic, distorted silhouettes across late Victorian London.

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