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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • I laughed incredulously as Sherlock Holmes leaned back in his settee and blew little wavering rings of smoke up to the ceiling.
  • What does Dr. James Mortimer, the man of science, ask of Sherlock Holmes, the specialist in crime?
  • I presume that it is Mr. Sherlock Holmes whom I am addressing and not ——
  • Sherlock Holmes waved our strange visitor into a chair.
  • Sherlock Holmes struck his hand against his knee with an impatient gesture.
  • "It seems a singularly useless thing to steal," said Sherlock Holmes.
  • Chapter 5 Three Broken Threads Sherlock Holmes had, in a very remarkable degree, the power of detaching his mind at will.
  • "May all our difficulties vanish as easily!" said Sherlock Holmes.
  • Sherlock Holmes made a note of it.
  • "His name," said the cabman, "was Mr. Sherlock Holmes."
  • So his name was Sherlock Holmes, was it?
  • Only just as he was leaving he turned round and he said: ’It might interest you to know that you have been driving Mr. Sherlock Holmes.’
  • And how would you describe Mr. Sherlock Holmes?
  • Mr. Sherlock Holmes drove with me to the station and gave me his last parting injunctions and advice.
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Chapter 1 Mr. Sherlock Holmes Mr. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent occasions when he was up all night, was seated at the breakfast table.
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Chapter 1 Mr. Sherlock Holmes Mr. Sherlock Holmes, who was usually very late in the mornings, save upon those not infrequent occasions when he was up all night, was seated at the breakfast table.
  • Be the answer what it might, I should at least have something to report to Sherlock Holmes.
  • I have not lived for years with Sherlock Holmes for nothing.
  • Has Mr. Sherlock Holmes?
  • If you are here, then it follows that Mr. Sherlock Holmes is interesting himself in the matter, and I am naturally curious to know what view he may take.
  • Chapter 10 Extract from the Diary of Dr. Watson So far I have been able to quote from the reports which I have forwarded during these early days to Sherlock Holmes.
  • Chapter 8 First Report of Dr. Watson >From this point onward I will follow the course of events by transcribing my own letters to Mr. Sherlock Holmes which lie before me on the table.
  • What do you think about it, Mr. Sherlock Holmes?
  • Mrs. Laura Lyons was in her office, and Sherlock Holmes opened his interview with a frankness and directness which considerably amazed her.
  • Sherlock Holmes shrugged his shoulders.
  • "I entirely believe you, madam," said Sherlock Holmes.
  • "I think that on the whole you have had a fortunate escape," said Sherlock Holmes.
  • Sir Henry was more pleased than surprised to see Sherlock Holmes, for he had for some days been expecting that recent events would bring him down from London.
  • Chapter 14 The Hound of the Baskervilles One of Sherlock Holmes’s defects—if, indeed, one may call it a defect—was that he was exceedingly loath to communicate his full plans to any other person until the instant of their fulfilment.
  • "I must thank you," said Sherlock Holmes, "for calling my attention to a case which certainly presents some features of interest.
  • I promise you that," said Sherlock Holmes.
  • ]" When Dr. Mortimer had finished reading this singular narrative he pushed his spectacles up on his forehead and stared across at Mr. Sherlock Holmes.
  • "Why, yes," said he, "and the strange thing is, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, that if my friend here had not proposed coming round to you this morning I should have come on my own account.

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