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A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle

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A Study in Scarlet
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Publisher: Project Gutenberg
ISBN/ASIN: 1450596185

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The first published story involving the legendary Sherlock Holmes, arguably the world's best-known detective, and the first narrative by Holmes's Boswell, the unassuming Dr. Watson, a military surgeon lately returned from the Afghan War. Watson needs a flat-mate and a diversion. Holmes needs a foil. And thus a great literary collaboration begins.

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