The Dark Water

The Dark Water

The Strange Beginnings of Sherlock Holmes

Book - 2006
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"In a literary tour de force worthy of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself, author David Pirie brings his rich familiarity with both the Doyle biography and the Sherlock Holmes canon to a mystifying Victorian tale of vengeance and villainy. The howling man on the heath, a gothic asylum, the walking dead, the legendary witch of Dunwich-perils lurk in every turn of the page throughout this ingenious pastiche, as increasingly bizarre encounters challenge the deductive powers of young Doyle and his mentor, the pioneering criminal investigator Dr. Joseph Bell."--Inside cover.
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2006.
Edition: 1st Pegasus books ed.
ISBN: 9781933648118
1933648112
Branch Call Number: M PIRI
Characteristics: 354 pages ; 24 cm

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Feb 05, 2010

Author David Pirie imagines Sherlock Holmes? origins with his eerie novel The Dark Water: The Strange Beginnings of Sherlock Holmes about Arthur Conan Doyle and the real man who inspired the character of Holmes, Dr. Joseph Bell, a pioneer of criminal investigation.

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Sep 14, 2015

Other: downloads dark waters by david person not the dark water

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