Amid the foggy streets of sinister London and the even more sinister countryside, Holmes and Watson once more solve the unsolvable. This book is a collection of stories, including - A Scandal in Bohemia, A Case of Identity, The Red-Headed...
Dr.Watson records eleven stories revealing the astonishing abilities of the famous consulting detective similar only in exhibiting those unusual and outre features so dear to Holmes, his chronicler and their myriad readers. Watson includes the...
What's the real truth behind the legend of the hound of the Baskervilles? Is it really a devil-beast with crushing teeth and supernatural strength that's haunting the lonely moors? And also understand the human plot behind the hound of the...
'"Holmes!" I cried. "Is it really you? Can it indeed be that you are alive? Is it possible that you succeeded in climbing out of that awful abyss?'.The one and only Sherlock Holmes is sensationally back from the dead, and devoting his life once...
“"Elementary," said he.”Sherlock Holmes to watson
“"How often have I said to you that when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?"”Sherlock Holmes to Watson
“I consider that a man’s brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.Highlighted by 21 Kindle customers
Depend upon it there comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before. It is of the highest importance, therefore, not to have useless facts elbowing out the useful ones.”Highlighted by 15 Kindle customers
His studies are very desultory and eccentric, but he has amassed a lot of out-of-the-way knowledge which would astonish his professors.”Highlighted by 10 Kindle customers
Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth.”Highlighted by 10 Kindle customers
while the individual man is an insoluble puzzle, in the aggregate he becomes a mathematical certainty.Highlighted by 9 Kindle customers
“No data yet,” he answered. “It is a capital mistake to theorize before you have all the evidence. It biases the judgment.”Highlighted by 9 Kindle customers
“Populus me sibilat, at mihi plaudo Ipse domi simul ac nummos contemplar in arca.”Highlighted by 8 Kindle customers
“My mind,” he said, “rebels at stagnation. Give me problems, give me work, give me the most abstruse cryptogram, or the most intricate analysis, and I am in my own proper atmosphere. I can dispense then with artificial stimulants. But I abhor the dull routine of existence. I crave for mental exaltation.Highlighted by 8 Kindle customers
when you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth?Highlighted by 7 Kindle customers
“What you do in this world is a matter of no consequence,” returned my companion, bitterly. “The question is, what can you make people believe that you have done?Highlighted by 7 Kindle customers
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