The game"s afoot: Sherlock Holmes plays by Michael Hardwick

Cover of: The game

Published by J. Murray in London .

Written in English

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  • Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) -- Drama.,
  • Detective and mystery plays, English.,
  • Private investigators -- England -- Drama.

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Book details

Statementby Michael & Mollie Hardwick from stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
ContributionsHardwick, Mollie, joint author., Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6058.A673 G3
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 102 p.
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4994732M
ISBN 10071951925X
LC Control Number76486355
OCLC/WorldCa88977

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