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speckled band and other stories

Anne Collins

speckled band and other stories

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Published by Heinemann Educational in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers -- 1950-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSir Arthur Conan Doyle ; retold by Anne Collins ; illustrated by Kay Mary Wilson.
    SeriesHeinemann guided readers. intermediatelevel -- 33
    ContributionsDoyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73p. :
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22247097M
    ISBN 100435271075

    The suspicions range from the stepfather, a band of gypsies camped in the grounds to almost anyone in the household and the device and means of the suspected murder are so ingenious as to make the death seem caused naturally save for the last excited ejaculation of the unfortunate victim. Now, does such a snake really exist? We have hundreds more books for your enjoyment. Some of the blows of my cane came home and roused its snakish temper, so that it flew upon the first person it saw.

    Holmes walked slowly round and examined each and all of them with the keenest interest. Holmes handed to Watson the sheet of paper. Of course she is horrified! It was adapted into a stage-play soon after its release and enjoyed the wild levels of popularity that were associated with the Sherlock Holmes series.

    A cheetah and a baboon also have the run of the property, for Dr. His hand closed like a vise upon my wrist in his agitation. In addition, Helen's bed is clamped to the floor; this piece of furniture can never be moved from its position. Each daughter can claim an income of pounds, in case of marriage.


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My morning's work has not been wasted, since it has proved that he has the very strongest motives for standing in the way of anything of the sort. The two women told their story speckled band and other stories book clearly. The next day, he and Watson see Helen safely off to her aunt's house to continue her life and her wedding plans.

Holmes agrees to take the case, and Julia relieved leaves. Dixon Smith does an excellent job of illuminating the circumstances that surrounded the writing of the play and the ways in which it compares and contrasts with the source story.

Amy blogs about Sherlock Holmes at Girlmeetssherlock. You must lock yourself up from him to-night. The speckled band!

The coroner's inquiry officially lists Roylott's death as an accident; he was careless with his tropical pet. The events in question occurred in the early days of my association with Holmes, when we were sharing rooms as bachelors in Baker Street.

A couple of minutes later her step-father pops up, brandishing a riding crop and warning Holmes to keep his meddling out of his family affairs. My number 1 moment for sure. Holmes had brought up a long thin cane, and this he placed upon the bed beside him.

Then when you hear him retire for the night, you must open the shutters of your window, undo the hasp, put your lamp there as a signal to us, and then withdraw quietly with everything which you are likely to want into the room which you used to occupy.

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You have evidently seen more in these rooms speckled band and other stories book was visible to me. Good-afternoon, Miss Stoner. A brown chest of drawers stood in one corner, a narrow white-counterpaned bed in another, and a dressing-table on the left-hand side of the window.

No denying that. My Thoughts: The character of Sherlock Holmes is perhaps one of the most popular in the history of fiction. I can only claim the merit that I instantly reconsidered my position when, however, it became clear to me that whatever danger threatened an occupant of the room could not come either from the window or the door.

He is paralysed with fear as the serpent comes down into the room. A heavily timbered park stretched up in a gentle slope, thickening mto a grove at the highest point.The Speckled Band and Other Stories book.

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had drifted us away from each other. My own complete happiness, and the home-centred inter-ests which rise up around the man who first finds himself master of his own establishment, were suf-ficient to absorb all my attention, while Holmes, who loathed every form of society with his whole Bohemian soul, remained in our lodgings in Baker.Pdf summary of The Speckled Band includes a complete plot overview – spoilers included!

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