"Villainy Detected!" Crime and Consequences in Britain and America in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
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[External Resource] A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of Four

URL: http://books.google.com/books?id=CUnIjAWSCmIC&pg=PR5
Title: [External Resource] A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of Four
Creator: Doyle, A. Conan
Description: A Study in Scarlet is the first novel to feature the character of Sherlock Holmes. The first part of the novel includes the introduction of Dr. Watson to Holmes and the resolution of a case. The second half jumps to the United States and the Mormon community's involvement in kidnapping, murder, and enslavement. The Sign in Four is the second novel of the series and has a complex plot that humanizes the detective in a way not done in the first novel.
Type: Book
Publisher: New York: D. Appleton and Company
Date: 1902
Contributor: Google
 

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