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ContributionsDramatization (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7828788M
ISBN 10055352688X
ISBN 109780553526882
OCLC/WorldCa43904105

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Sherlock Holmes takes on the intriguing case of the heir to the Baskerville estate who seems destined to be the next victim of the mysterious, and deadly, hound thought to have killed several of his ancestors.

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The first edition of the novel was published in Apriland was written by Arthur Conan Doyle. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Mass Market Paperback format/5.

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Here, Dr. Mortimer asks Holmes what he thinks of the eighteenth-century account of the curse of the Baskervilles, which he just recited to him, and Holmes replies. Holmes’s quick, wry response serves as the first indication of Holmes’s scientific bent and the fact.

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Young Dr Mortimer ventures from Devonshire to Baker Street, with news of the death of his friend, Sir Charles Baskerville. Can it really be that the grisly legend of the Hound of the Baskervilles might have something to do with the case. Holmes will have none of it, /5. In Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Hound of the Baskervilles Sherlock Holmes is at it again.

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Directed by Sidney Lanfield. With Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Richard Greene, Wendy Barrie. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate the legend of a supernatural hound, a beast that may be stalking a young heir on the fog-shrouded moorland that makes up his estate.

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Sir Charles Baskerville dies on the moor under mysterious circumstances and rumors abound about a demonic hound. When the American heir arrives to take charge, a family friend calls in Holmes and Watson to get to the heart of the mystery.

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John Watson, who is Holmes’ friend, sidekick, and official chronicler. James Mortimer, and later, Sir Henry Baskerville himself, hire Holmes and Watson to help with the peculiar case of the supernatural Baskerville hound that is murdering the few remaining Baskerville family members.

Sherlock Holmes is the ever-observant, world-renowned detective of b Baker Street. For all his assumed genius and intuition he is virtually omniscient in these stories, and Holmes becomes more accessible in the context of his constant posturing and pretension.

Holmes lets down his guard and admits of a fragile ego. The Hound of the Baskervilles is the third novel in the Sherlock Holmes canon by his creator, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

After his first two Sherlock Holmes novels, A Study in Scarlet () and The Sign of (the) Four (), Doyle set about writing a series of short stories during the s.

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