The Hound of the Baskervilles. Chapter 1. Mr. Sherlock Holmes. Mr. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent. Hound of the Baskervilles. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle () is best known as the creator of Sherlock Holmes. He was also a doctor, and a real':'life detective. Free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook. Sherlock Holmes and John Watson are faced with their most terrifying case yet. The legend of the devil-beast that haunts the.

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My name is Doctor Watson. I am writing this story about my friend, Mr Sherlock Holmes, the famous detective. Sherlock Holmes lives at B Baker Street, in the . for downloading it from there; the download is very cheap Biology Questions and A. Inspired by regional mythology of the British Isles concerning hell-hounds, the download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

Chapter 1 Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Using this information, Holmes asks Watson to determine what he can about their mysterious guest. Rather than an elderly old country doctor, Holmes supposes Mortimer to be a young surgeon in London, well-liked as Watson supposed, but who recently abandoned his position for the country due to a lack of ambition and not because of age. Mortimer, he says, also owns a dog—one larger than a spaniel but smaller than a mastiff. The remaining information comes shortly thereafter, when Mortimer returns in search of both Holmes and his walking stick. Holmes has erred only in that Mortimer left the London hospital because he got married although, Mortimer does lack ambition. The case begins with a document from that tells the legend of Hugo Baskerville and how he was mauled to death by a hound—allegedly from Hell—that came to be known locally as the hound of the Baskervilles.

Eventually they learn that a women wrote a note to Sir Charles telling him to meet her out at the gate and thats why he was out there that fateful night. Watson eventually learns that the lady he was talking to before is the wife of a man named Stapylton and suspects that he may have some doing with Sir Charles death.

They plan to set up a trap that would have Sir Henry outside and alone so when Stapylton attempts to kill him they could ambush him. Instead of Stapylton appearing though a huge hound attacks Sir Henry.

Sherlock shoots the creature down and reveals that the hound was coated phosphorous which gave it its immortal look. Mystery solved!

He writes in very full sentences and with elevated language. There is a lot of dialogue in the book that Want to read all 4 pages? Want to read all 4 pages?

You've reached the end of your free preview. It was then that he resurrected his popular detective. The Hound of the Baskervilles is set in time before the Reichenbach and as the publishers had predicted, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle once again struck gold!

The Hound of the Baskervilles is thrilling, tightly-plotted and full of atmosphere. Set in the misty and sinister landscape of Dartmoor, it was inspired by the true story of a wicked 17th century Squire who lived in the West Country.

Tales of the man's villainous ways were whispered about and when he finally died, his evil spirit continued to roam the moors, leading a pack of supernatural hounds who were often seen at his tomb! In the novel, Sir James Mortimer, a physician and friend of the Baskervilles, a noble country family consults Holmes in London and seeks his help.

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Sir Charles Baskerville, the owner of a mansion called Baskerville Hall has been found dead under mysterious circumstances, which lead Sir James to fear that he was the victim of a strange and fatal family curse. A remote ancestor, notorious for his debauched ways, had been violently killed by a hell-hound with supernatural powers.

People in the neighboring village report having seen an enormous hound on the moors at night.

Mortimer now fears that Sir Charles has been visited by this terrible creature whose mission is to destroy the Baskerville family.