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The Sherlock Holmes Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained


Paperback | November 12, 2019

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Discover the key ideas, themes, and plotlines behind every case investigated by Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in the famous and celebrated stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle with this original, graphics-led book.

Using the "Big Ideas" series' trademark combination of witty illustrations, clear graphics, and inspirational quotes, The Sherlock Holmes Book is the perfect primer for newcomers and devoted readers alike.

From the first Holmes novel, A Study in Scarlet, to the masterpiece that is The Hound of the Baskervilles, to the final Holmes tale The Adventure of Shoscombe Old Place, The Sherlock Holmes Book explores every facet of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's master detective, his world, and his ongoing appeal.

Packed with detailed plot summaries, a full analysis of the major characters and themes, and essays on the world of Sherlock Holmes, the book is essential reading for fans of the world's most famous detective.
Consultants:David Stuart Davies is a crime writer, playwright, and editor. Regarded as an authority on Sherlock Holmes, he has written seven Holmes novels and several nonfiction works, including Starring Sherlock Holmes (Titan), and edited numerous collections dealing with the Baker Street sleuth. His latest Holmes title is Sherlock Ho...
Title:The Sherlock Holmes Book: Big Ideas Simply ExplainedFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:352 pages, 9.19 × 7.75 × 0.84 inShipping dimensions:9.19 × 7.75 × 0.84 inPublished:November 12, 2019Publisher:DKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1465485740

ISBN - 13:9781465485748