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The Hound of the Baskervilles

Hardcover Classics - Coralie Bickford-Smith

Arthur Conan Doyle - Author

Christopher Frayling - Editor

Christopher Frayling - Introduction by

Christopher Frayling - Notes by

Coralie Bickford-Smith - Jacket Illustrator

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ISBN 9780141192437 | 240 pages | 28 Sep 2010 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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Perhaps the most popular of all Sherlock Holmes stories, The Hound of the Baskervilles combines the traditional detective tale with elements of horror. When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead on the wild Devon moorland with the footprints of a giant hound nearby, the blame is placed on a family curse-and it is up to Holmes and Watson to solve the mystery of the legend. Rationalism is pitted against the supernatural and good against evil, as Sherlock Holmes tries to defeat a foe almost his equal.