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Sherlock Holmes and the giant rat of Sumatra

Paul D. Gilbert

Sherlock Holmes and the giant rat of Sumatra

by Paul D. Gilbert

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Published by Robert Hale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sherlock Holmes (Fictitious character),
  • Fiction,
  • John H. Watson (Fictitious character)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul D. Gilbert
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6107.I4 S54 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. ;
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25048621M
    ISBN 10070908904X
    ISBN 109780709089049
    LC Control Number2011381734
    OCLC/WorldCa615860942

    Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra. This book features Sherlock Holmes, a detective who leaves no stone unturned when it comes to digging up for the truth. It is the autumn of , and the Matilda Briggs has just drifted in a vacant dock. The clipper ship is long overdue, and many people are stunned when the ship is sighted. Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra. By Alan Vanneman - SIGNED. Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra By Alan Vanneman. Carroll and Graff, copyright , first edition thus, 8” by 5 ½”, pages, softcover. SIGNED on the title page by Alan Vanneman. (flat-signed). Like new condition. Read once and then Rating: % positive.

      11 Jul by Rekha 3 Comments on Lestrade and the Giant rat of Sumatra by Crime/Mystery Synopsis Sven Olufsen has spent two years in the C division of the police department while Arnold Bang (yes, you read it right!) has spent three years in lost property – both are now rookies in the crime department.   In deference to Sherlock Holmes’s wishes, Dr Watson kept the tale of The Giant Rat of Sumatra a secret. However before he died he arranged that the bizarre story of the giant rat should be held in the vaults of a London bank until all Brand: Titan.

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Sherlock Holmes and the giant rat of Sumatra book SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE GIANT RAT OF SUMATRA (New York, ) by Alan Vanneman is a weak science-fiction imagining of one of the Holmes-Watson adventures that Conan Doyle had Watson allude to but never tell about.

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Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Watson narrates a new Holmes adventure /5. Paul Gilbert is the author of two other Sherlock Holmes outings: The Lost Files of Sherlock Holmes and The Chronicles of Sherlock Holmes, which are collections of short pastiches from some of Dr.

Watson’s “unpublished” accounts. Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra is his first novel-length rendering, and he is currently at work on a fourth volume, Author: Goddessinsepia. Buy SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE GIANT RAT OF SUMATRA by Gilbert, Paul D. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Get this from a library. Sherlock Holmes and the giant rat of Sumatra. [Alan Vanneman] -- A seemingly impossible murder in a London rooming house sends Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson on a perilous search for a killer that leads them from England to Egypt, India, and Singapore.

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Young Sherlock Holmes is a series of young adult thriller novels by British author Andrew Lane featuring Arthur Conan Doyle's detective Sherlock Holmes as a teenager in the s and 70s that is faced with numerous with the eighth book released in September The Giant Rat of Sumatra (mentioned in "The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire")Author: Andrew Lane.

Gilbert, the author of two collections of short Holmes pastiches (The Lost Files of Sherlock Holmes and The Chronicles of Sherlock Holmes), delivers an.

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Watson's dispatch box, Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra begins familiarly enough/5(3). In these words Dr. John Watson, in The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes, describes the legend of Harat, the gigantic rat who ruled over the nation of Bada and its "people who were not human." Their story, hidden for more than a century in Dr.

Watson's dispatch box, is now told at last—in a tale as compelling and colorful as any in the Holmes canon/5(3). Buy Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra by Alan Vanneman online at Alibris.

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I think Paul D. Gilbert's work is the 4/5(1). Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra. Written by Paul D. Gilbert Review by Mary F. Burns. This is Gilbert’s third Sherlock Holmes mystery, though the first I’ve read. The premise of this story is a throwaway line from Conan Doyle’s “The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire,” where Holmes mentions to Watson the name of a ship, the Matilda Briggs, “which is associated with Author: Paul D.

Gilbert. This first novel fails to live up to its initial promise. A cousin of Dr. Watson's late wife travels to Baker Street from Singapore to consult Sherlock Holmes regarding her husband's myster.

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Boyer's novel The Giant Rat of Sumatra (); a monstrous mega-rat called Harat who rules a nation of sub-humans in Alan Vanneman's novel Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra () (not to be confused with an entirely different but identically-titled novel by Paul D.

Gilbert, published in ); and. by multiple authors includes books The Italian Secretary, Sherlock Holmes vs. Dracula, The Whitechapel Horrors, and several more.

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