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The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

(Book - 2009 )
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The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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The game is afoot! Night Shade Books is proud to present the fantastic adventures of the world's greatest detective - mystery, fantasy, science fiction, horror, no genre can escape the esteemed detective's needle-sharp intellect and intuition. This reprint anthology showcases the best Holmes short fiction from the last 25 years, featuring stories by such visionaries as Stephen King, Neil Gaimen, Laura King, and many others.
Title: The improbable adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Night Shade, 2009
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 454 p. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited by John Joseph Adams ; with assistance provided by David Barr Kirtley
Notes: "Tales of mystery and the imagination detailing the adventures of the world's most famous detective, Mr.Sherlock Holmes."
At head of title: Night Shade Books presents..
Contents: A Sherlockiana primer / Christopher Roden
The doctor's case / Stephen King
The horror of the many faces / Tim Lebbon
The case of the bloodless sock / Anne Perry
The adventure of the other detective / Bradley H. Sinor
A scandal in Montreal / Edward D. Hoch
The adventure of the field theorems / Vonda N. McIntyre
The adventure of the death-fetch / Darrell Schweitzer
The shocking affair of the Dutch Steamship Friesland / Mary Robinette Kowal
The adventure of the mummy's curse / H. Paul Jeffers
The things that shall come upon them / Barbara Roden
Murder to music / Anthony Burgess
The adventure of the inertial adjustor / Stephen Baxter
Mrs. Hudson's case / Laurie R. King
The singular habits of wasps / Geoffrey A. Landis
The affair of the 46th birthday / Amy Myers
The Specter of Tullyfane Abbey / Peter Tremayne
The vale of the white horse / Sharyn McCrumb
The adventure of the Dorset Street lodger / Michael Moorcock
The adventure of the lost world / Dominic Green
The adventure of the antiquarian's niece / Barbara Hambly
Dynamics of a hanging / Tony Pi
Merridew of abominable memory / Chris Roberson
Commonplaces / Naomi Novik
The adventure of the Pirates of Devil's Cape / Rob Rogers
The adventure of the Green Skull / Mark Valentine
The human mystery / Tanith Lee
A study in emerald / Neil Gaiman
You see but you do not observe / Robert J. Sawyer
Additional Contributors: Adams, John Joseph - 1976-
Alternate Title: Sherlock Holmes
ISBN: 1597801607
9781597801607
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY IMPROBABL 2009
Subject Headings: Detective and mystery stories, English Holmes, Sherlock Fiction
Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories, American
Topical Term: Detective and mystery stories, English
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An anthology showcasing some of the best Sherlock Holmes short fiction from the last 25 years, with contributions from Anne Perry, Neil Gaimen, Tanith Lee, and many others.


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