The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902)

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle By ArthurConanDoyle Completed

Mr. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent occasions when he was up all night, was seated at the breakfast table. I stood upon the hearth-rug and picked up the stick which our visitor had left behind him the night before. It was a fine, thick piece of wood, bulbous-headed, of the sort which is known as a "Penang lawyer." Just under the head was a broad silver band nearly an inch across. "To James Mortimer, M.R.C.S., from his friends of the C.C.H.," was engraved upon it, with the date "1884." It was just such a stick as the old-fashioned family practitioner used to carry-dignified, solid, and reassuring.

"Well, Watson, what do you make of it?"

Holmes was sitting with his back to me, and I had given him no sign of my occupation.

"How did you know what I was doing? I believe you have eyes in the back of your head."

"I have, at least, a well-polished, silver-plated coffee-pot in front of me," said he. "But, tell me, Watson, what do yo...

clararicks1 clararicks1 Apr 25
One of the stories I fell in absolute love with when I was a child. And became a fan of Sir Arthur K.D. since then.
aimar_ aimar_ Sep 07
I just finished reading this book few days ago and now i find it again in wattpad... 😂😂😂🔫
londonxl13 londonxl13 Feb 17
I have never read this book it looks a bit creepy but never judge a book by its cover
                              and yes it is a full book
clararicks1 clararicks1 Apr 25
I hope Arthur's The Lost World is available on wattpad. Would love to read all the adventures on that Jurassic mountain here again!
Aviatrix427 Aviatrix427 Jan 10
Am I the only one hearing Robert Downey's voice as I read this? 😝
kuroneko713 kuroneko713 Jan 04
sherlock is always amazing!
                              and its interesting... that guy loves his skull lol