Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Title: The Hound of the Baskervilles
Series: Sherlock Holmes (5)[|]
Original publication date: 1902
Characters: Sherlock Holmes, John H. Watson (M.D.), Sir Henry Baskerville, Dr. James Mortimer, Inspector Lestrade, John Barrymore (butler), Eliza Barrymore (housekeeper), Beryl Stapleton, Stapleton, Selden,
Book awards: BBC's Big Read (Best loved novel, 2003, No 128), The List 100 Best Scottish Books, 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (2006/2008 Edition), Barzun and Taylor's Classics of Crime (1902), IMBA's 100 Favorite Mysteries of the 20th Century, Guardian 1000 (Crime), H.R.F. Keating's 100 Bes
Dedication: This story owes its inception to my friend, Mr Fletcher Robinson, who has helped me both in the general plot and in the local details
First words: Mr Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save on those not infrequent occasions when he stayed up all night, was seated at the breakfast table.
Last words: 'Might I trouble you then to be ready in half an hour, and we can stop at Marcini's for a little dinner on the way?'
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Size: 318 kb
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