The Best of Sherlock Holmes Hardback
Edited by David Stuart Davies
Illustrated by Sidney Paget
These fifteen short stories, chosen by David Stuart Davies, former Editor of Sherlock magazine, show the master detective Sherlock Holmes at his most ingenious.
Faithfully supported by his chronicler, Dr Watson, Holmes pits his wits against 'the Napoleon of Crime', Professor Moriarty, assists European royalty threatened by disgrace, helps to solve the mysterious death of a young woman due to be married, and becomes involved with other intrigues that defeat the detectives of Scotland Yard.
The original illustrations from The Strand magazine by Sidney Paget accompany each story.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 544 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 01/09/2009
- Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781905716555