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The adventures of sherlock holmes v [electronic resource]. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. (Author). Timson, David. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (3 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Franklin : Naxos AudioBooks, 2005.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: David Timson.
Summary, etc.: The Adventure of the Reigate Squire, The Adventure of Beryl Coronet, The Boscombe Valley Mystery and The Yellow Face.Dr Watson comments: ‘The stage lost a fine actor’ when Holmes chose to devote his formidable talents to the solution of crime. two of these stories, The Reigate Squire and The Adventure of Beryl Coronet, Sherlock Holmes demonstrates his thespian powers as he unravels the mysteries. In the first he explains a rural murder while in the second, Holmes’ timely intervention prevents something of a national – even royal – scandal.The Boscombe Valley Mystery takes Holmes and Watson once again to the English Countryside, but the famous detective uncovers old Australian animosities to get to the root of the problem. The Yellow Face, which concludes the selection, is one of the most fascinating in the whole cannon, raising some key social issues of the time.ENHANCED WITH MUSIC OF THE PERIOD Music: Dvorak and Greig
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 6 - Text Difficulty 12
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 103053 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Classic Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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