Sherlock Holmes mysteries
|Pub. Date||Publisher||Phys Desc.||Availability|
|1992||Morrow Junior Books||342 p.,  p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm.|| |
1 copy, 3 people are on the wait list.
|[c1930]||Harper & Row||307 p. 21 cm.|| |
1 copy, 2 people are on the wait list.
When a strange coded message arrives at 221B Baker Street, sent by a member of Professor Moriarty's criminal organization, Sherlock Holmes soon deciphers it and finds a warning: someone is about to be murdered. A visit from a Scotland Yard inspector confirms that one John Douglas has been mysteriously killed in Sussex. Even Sherlock Holmes, well accustomed to the bizarre, finds the elements of this case unusual. John Douglas lived at Birlstone...
These six cases are among the last undertaken by Sherlock Holmes before he retired to the Sussex downs. However, the problems facing the sleuth are as diverse and challenging as ever. With seeking the whereabouts of the stolen Mazarin Diamond, discovering the importance of being called Garrideb, encountering a mysterious murder on Thor Bridge, searching for eternal youth and the threat of a Vampire in Sussex, there is no sign of Holmes’s deductive...