The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Written in 1902, The Hound of the Baskervilles was the third novel (in the series of four) by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Narrated an early case of the dead detective, the murder weapon in the story is an animal. Chapter 1 – Mr. Sherlock Holmes Chapter 2 – The Curse of Baskervilles Chapter 3 – … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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The Hound of the Baskervilles – 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. Now, however, I have arrived at a point in my narrative where I am compelled to abandon this method and to trust once more to my recollections, aided by the diary which I … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 10: Extract from the Diary of Dr. Watson

The Hound of the Baskervilles – 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 fulfillment. Partly it came no doubt from his own masterful nature, which loved to dominate and surprise those who were … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 14: The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 3: The Problem

  I confess at these words a shudder passed through me. There was a thrill in the doctor’s voice which showed that he was himself deeply moved by that which he told us. Holmes leaned forward in his excitement and his eyes had the hard, dry glitter which shot from them when he was keenly … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 3: The Problem

The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 15: A Retrospection

It was the end of November, and Holmes and I sat, upon a raw and foggy night, on either side of a blazing fire in our sitting-room in Baker Street. Since the tragic upshot of our visit to Devonshire he had been engaged in two affairs of the utmost importance, in the first of which … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 15: A Retrospection

The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 13: Fixing the Nets

“We’re at close grips at last,” said Holmes as we walked together across the moor. “What a nerve the fellow has! How he pulled himself together in the face of what must have been a paralyzing shock when he found that the wrong man had fallen a victim to his plot. I told you in … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 13: Fixing the Nets

The Hound of the Baskervilles – 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. I stood upon the hearth-rug and picked up the stick which our visitor had left behind him the night before. It was a fine, thick piece … Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – Chapter 1: Mr. Sherlock Holmes