Another long-missing adventure from the casebooks of the world's greatest detective rediscovered by Shamus Award-Winner Loren D. Estleman, author of Sugartown and Every Brilliant Eye. Accompanied by Dr. Watson, master slcuth Sherlock Holmes has already encountered the evil young hedonist Edward Hyde, and knew he was strangely connected with Henry Jekyll, the wealthy, respectable London doctor. It was not until the Queen herself requested it, however, that Holmes was officially on the case of the savage murder of Sir Danvers Carew, the blackest mystery of his career! Although Robert Louis Stevenson published his tale of Jekyll and Hyde as fiction, the hideous facts were true, insofar as Stevenson knew them.. Here, then, is the entire firsthand account of that devilish crime as recorded by Dr. Watson, with an explanation of why Holmes's personal involvement had to be kept secret - until now... About the Author Loren D. Estlem
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Loren D. Estleman is the author of several mystery titles set in Detroit including Motor City Blue (0671038982), Angel Eyes (0671039008), published previously by ibooks.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1980. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Penguin Books, New York, First US Penguin edition, 1980 mass market paperback. Great VINTAGE NEW BOOK, HAS NOT BEEN READ. Pristine. Holmes takes on the diabolical Dr. Jekyll as told by the memoirs of Dr. Watson. 12mo 252pp Papillon Books We ship to please so you can read Always same day shipping. Bookseller Inventory # PB-1075
Book Description Penguin Books, 1980. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140056653