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Arthur Conan Doyle

The Sign of the Four

Sherlock Holmes is sitting in a cocaine-induced haze until the arrival of a distressed and beautiful young lady forces the great detective into action. Each year following the strange disappearance of her father, Miss Morstan has received a present of a rare and lustrous pearl. Now, on the day she is summoned to meet her anonymous benefactor, she consults Holmes and Watson.
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    Cynthiashared an impression3 months ago
    👍Worth reading
    💡Learnt A Lot
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    🚀Unputdownable

    I have read all Sherlock Holmes books and this is just as perfect! Learnt so many new words! At first it seems like a very perplexing story but then it just gets perfectly clear!!

    perleprieusshared an impression6 years ago
    👍Worth reading

    Conan Doyle was brilliant. Each page of the book is consistent.

    Flying Catshared an impressionlast month
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    It was epic

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    He smiled gently. “It is of the first importance,” he said, “not to allow your judgment to be biased by personal qualities.
    Flying Cathas quotedlast month
    while the individual man is an insoluble puzzle, in the aggregate he becomes a mathematical certainty. You can, for example, never foretell what any one man will do, but you can say with precision what an average number will be up to. Individuals vary, but percentages remain constant
    Flying Cathas quotedlast month
    while the individual man is an insoluble puzzle, in the aggregate he becomes a mathematical certainty.

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