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12 edition of The Execution of Sherlock Holmes found in the catalog.

The Execution of Sherlock Holmes

by Donald Thomas

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Published by Pegasus Books in New York, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery & Detective - Sherlock Holmes,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8814921M
    ISBN 101605980056
    ISBN 109781605980058
    OCLC/WorldCa1054959109

    D. David Stuart Davies: He is the author of seven Holmes novels: Sherlock Holmes and the Hentzau Affair (), The Tangled Skein (), The Scroll of the Dead (), Shadow of the Rat (), The Veiled Detective (), The Devil's Promise () and The Ripper Legacy (). His Holmes short stories include "The Darlington Substitution Scandal" (in The . Buy books online from Books Mandala at affordable prices. Home delivery in Nepal! Shop now!

    "The Final Problem" is a short story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle featuring his detective character Sherlock was first published in Strand Magazine under the title "The Adventure of the Final Problem" in December It appears in book form as part of the collection The Memoirs of Sherlock story, set in , introduced Holmes's archenemy, the criminal Author: Arthur Conan Doyle. A man facing execution in two weeks appeals to Sherlock Holmes to save him from the gallows. He claims that he is innocent and Holmes agrees to take on his case. Five years earlier he was convicted of the largest theft of art masterpieces in British history, and of murdering the butler who tried to stop him.

    Suspenseful stories from "the all-time best at Sherlockian pastiche" (Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine). Drugged, manacled, condemned to a dank cell in the depths of London's infamous Newgate prison, the world's greatest literary detective awaits execution by a vengeful crew of formidable enemies. Es.   An Apple Books Classic You get not one, not two, but 25 gripping mysteries in Arthur Conan Doyle’s first of five collections of Sherlock Holmes short stories. Follow the brilliant and eccentric Holmes and his loyal sidekick, Dr. Watson, as they journey to lavish country estates to investigate baffling cases involving indiscreet royal affairs, cheetahs, redheads, and gypsies/5(K).


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The most interesting case was "The Execution of Sherlock Holmes" because it was a change of event when Holmes was actually taken captive by his enemies and imprison within a jail cell. He was able to use his mind to help him find a way to escape the jail /5. The Execution of Sherlock Holmes details the events surrounding the arrest, trial and imprisonment of Holmes for the murder of Charles Augustus Milverton.

The arresting authorities seem to be a consortium of old enemies of Holmes, including some most unpleasant surprises. The story given here is drawn from documents involving real events and /5(21). This collection includes five stories, the first one being the title story of the book. Sherlock Holmes is captured by his enemies and tied up in a dingy old cellar.

A `trial' takes place, which is clearly not very fair, before his execution. As odds are stacked up against Sherlock, he has only his brain and quick thinking to depend upon. /5(8). Donald Thomas is the author of more than twenty books, including The Secret Cases of Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock Holmes and the Voice from the Crypt, The Execution of Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock Holmes and the King’s Evil, and Sherlock Holmes and the Ghosts of Bly.

He lives in Bath/5(3). In these five tales, Sherlock Holmes is shown at the height of his powers: he co-operates with a young Winston Churchill in the famed Siege of Sydney Street, helps defeat a plan for a German invasion outlined in the Zimmerman Telegram, establishes a link between two missing lighthouse keepers and the royal treasures of King John, contends with a supernatural curse places upon.

Get this from a library. The execution of Sherlock Holmes. [Donald Thomas] -- Crossing historical fact with detective fiction, the cache of the celebrated detective's private papers is once again opened, bringing Holmes and Watson out of retirement to investigate the most.

The Execution of Sherlock Holmes audiobook, by Donald Thomas Drugged, manacled, condemned to a dank cell in the depths of London’s infamous Newgate prison, the world’s greatest literary detective awaits execution by a vengeful crew of formidable enemies. Escape is impossible; death, a certainty.

But not for Sherlock Holmes, who, in a stunning display of. The execution of Sherlock Holmes --The case of the Greek key --The case of the Peasenhall murder --The case of the Phantom chambermaid --The queen of the night. Other Titles: Execution of Sherlock Holmes and other new adventures of the.

Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty—a different Moriarty—go at each other again, and again, in the pair of tales that frame this cycle of pastiches. Thomas (Sherlock Holmes and the Voice from the Crypt,etc.) relies on bold invention rather than stylistic imitation in all five of these stories.

Years after his attempt to burgle Charles. The Execution of Sherlock Holmes by Donald Thomas,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Execution of Sherlock Holmes: Donald Thomas: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5().

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Book review: The Execution of Sherlock Holmes, by Donald Thomas Donald Thomas is a well kent name in Holmes circles, with his Tales From the Crypt a lauded work. In The Execution of Sherlock Holmes, Thomas demonstrates his skill at mimicking the work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle as he pulls off a piece of work as close to the original ACD style as.

Sherlock Holmes (/ ˈ ʃ ɜːr l ɒ k ˈ h oʊ m z / or /-ˈ h oʊ l m z /) is a fictional private detective created by British author Sir Arthur Conan ing to himself as a "consulting detective" in the stories, Holmes is known for his proficiency with observation, deduction, forensic science, and logical reasoning that borders on the fantastic, which he employs when investigating.

Read "The Execution of Sherlock Holmes And Other New Adventures of the Great Detective" by Donald Thomas available from Rakuten Kobo. Suspenseful stories from “the all-time best at Sherlockian pastiche” (Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine). Drugged, manacle 5/5. Holmes on the page The Sherlock Holmes Book not only examines the complete canonical collection of 56 short stories and the four memorable novels (the most famous of which, of course, is The Hound of the Baskervilles, pp–61) but also applies the kind of forensic attention to all things Holmesian that the sleuth himself utilized in his.

Drugged, manacled, condemned to a dank cell in the depths of London's infamous Newgate prison, the world's greatest literary detective awaits execution by a vengeful crew of formidable enemies. Escape is impossible; death, a certainty. But not for Sherlock Holmes, who, in a stunning display of intel.

Sherlock Holmes is a fictional consulting detective in London ~ created by Scottish author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Holmes, master of disguise, reasoned logically to deduce clients' background from their first appearance. He used fingerprints, chemical analysis, and forensic science.

The majority of the stories were first. His biography of Robert Browning was short-listed for the Whitbread Award and he received The Gregory Award from T. Eliot personally for his poetry collection Points of Contact. The Execution of Sherlock Holmes, Sherlock Holmes and the King's Evil and Sherlock Holmes and the Ghosts of Bly are all available from Pegasus Books/5(4).

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This collection starts with The Execution of Sherlock Holmes in which several of Holmes enemies join forces, capture him, enact a parody of a lengthy trial, and then plan to end his life. Sherlock, of course, is on his own to escape from this wayward vengeance.

I found this to be an interesting story in the collection, but not my favorite. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Holmes is a Sherlock Holmes pastiche novel by Loren D. Estleman, originally published in The novel is an account of Holmes' dealing with the mystery of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as originally narrated in Robert Louis Stevenson's novella Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

The book has since been republished in by I-Books and in Author: Loren D. Estleman.The Death of Sherlock Holmes. While Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known for his Sherlock Holmes stories, that was not the work he valued the most. In fact Conan Doyle once referred to them as “an elementary form of fiction”.

He was very proud of his historical novels and considered them some of his finest work.The Execution of Sherlock Holmes Lost Sherlock Series, Book 3 the world's greatest literary detective awaits execution by a vengeful crew of formidable enemies.

Escape is impossible; death, a certainty. But not for Sherlock Holmes, who, in a stunning display of intellect and derring-do, will elude his hangman's noose and live to fiddle, spy.