Sherlock Holmes: Selected Stories
This volume includes Silver Blaze, The Speckled Band, The Sign of Four, A Scandal of Bohemia, The Naval Treaty, The Blue Carbuncle, The Greek Interpreter, The Red-Headed League, The Empty House, The Missing Three-Quarter, and His Last Bow.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mrtall - LibraryThing
This volume comprises a very good selection of Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories -- from heavily-anthologized classics such as 'The Red-Headed League' to stories I'd not encountered before, such ... Read full review
This was my first copy of Sherlock Holmes, and the moment it passed from my dad's hands into mine, i was hooked. The selection is exquisite, perfect for reeling in a fresh reader. But what is special about it is the introductory passage by S. C. Roberts. The introduction is a beautiful and soulful glance into Holmes' and Watson's lives, detailed yet brief. It's the best summary of Holmes' 'life' I've ever read. Long story short, even though I have complete sets of Sherlock Holmes with me, this copy is my favourite :)