5 edition of The Blue Carbuncle and Other Stories (Mystery Collection) found in the catalog.
The Blue Carbuncle and Other Stories (Mystery Collection)
Arthur Conan Doyle
April 1998 by Dercum Audio .
Written in English
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Blue gemstones are sapphires — which are never referred to as carbuncles. I have it here in my museum. Using the process of elimination, one can eliminate the impossible options. These are the more patent facts which are to be deduced from his hat. The most popular and precious red gemstones are rubies.
Holmes tells Ryder that the goose "laid an egg after it was dead", terrifying Ryder who believes that Holmes will turn him over to the police. Holmes has a vast knowledge of subjects such as forensics and botany, specifically poisons, that exceeds what Watson has learned during his study and practice of medicine. Watson has a more rounded education than the highly specialized Holmes, and is critical of his housemate's relative lack of knowledge in politics, literature, and philosophy. Its owner is unknown.
Since the jewel is found, Holmes allows the thief to remain free rather than commit to a criminal lifestyle as a result of being convicted and jailed. Holmes allows him to remain free, arguing that prison could make him a hardened criminal later. It is a hat of the very best quality. It is possible that our inquiry may but confirm his guilt but, in any case, we have a line of investigation which has been missed by the police, and which a singular chance has placed in our hands. On the other hand, he has endeavored to conceal some of these stains upon the felt by daubing them with ink, which is a sign that he has not entirely lost his self-respect.
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Is it a ruby? Most recently updated: January 28, What can you gather yourself as to the individuality of the man who has worn this article? He spoke in a slow staccato fashion, choosing his words with care, and gave the impression generally of a man of learning and letters who had had ill-usage at the hands of fortune.
Send him to jail now, and you make him a jail-bird for life. Give him a dash of brandy. Are you satisfied? I am at a loss to know now why you did not advertise.
He sometimes skips meals when concentrating intently, and uses tobacco, cocaine, and occasionally morphine to enhance his concentration. I have other questions or need to report an error Please email the diagnostic information above to help pglaf. Why or why not?
Students who are more widely read will be able to cite "The Adventure of the Greek Interpreter" and other stories that do not appear in this volume, proving that Sherlock's ancestors were indeed "country squires" or landed gentry.
Buy Study Guide 1 Only two characters appear in all of the stories: the narrator, Dr. You see, Watson, our little deductions have suddenly assumed a much more important and less innocent aspect. You made some small job in my lady's room -- you and your confederate Cusack -- and you managed that he should be the man sent for.
Watson peacefully. The evidence against him was so strong that the case has been referred to the Assizes. However, before becoming famous Holmes does indeed charge for his services.
Holmes traces the owner of the goose, but soon determines that he was not the thief by offering him a replacement goose.
We use this information to create a better experience for all users. The stories in this series are: Many short histories, so I am going to tell you my The Blue Carbuncle and Other Stories book 3 stories: Scandal in Bohemia Holmes is called by a masked gentleman. Well, here's your good health landlord, and prosperity to your house.
Appearances are Deceiving The nature of appearance and identity is a common theme running throughout this collection. Outside, the stars were shining coldly in a cloudless sky, and the breath of the passers-by blew out into smoke like so many pistol shots. While the story is fascinating, what on earth is a blue carbuncle?
Are you hungry, Watson?It laid an egg after it was dead - the bonniest, brightest little blue The Blue Carbuncle and Other Stories book that ever was seen. I have it here in my museum." Our visitor staggered to his feet and clutched the mantelpiece with his right hand.
Holmes unlocked his strong-box and held up the blue carbuncle, which shone out like a star, with a cold brilliant, many-pointed radiance. The Classic Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: Blue Carbuncle & Other Mysteries. By: Come and listen to fourteen of the most famous Sherlock Holmes stories presented in full cast audio.
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Elliott, these captivating cases star. Jul 25, · Some of the stories included in the box set are The Sign of the Four, The Red-Headed League, The Blue Carbuncle, The Speckled Band, The Sussex Vampire and others. I recommend this to all young budding sleuths and detectives as a way to learn about an important literary character along with some historical information.Get this from a library!
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