The Hound of the Baskervilles

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THE SHADOW OF SHERLOCK HOLMES.


THE HOUND OF THE

BASKERVILLES


ANOTHER ADVENTURE OF


BY

A. CONAN DOYLE


LONDON

GEORGE NEWNES, LIMITED

SOUTHAMPTON STREET, STRAND

1902


My dear Robinson,

It was to your account of a West-Country legend that this tale owes its inception. For this and for your help in the details all thanks.

Yours most truly,
A. CONAN DOYLE.


Hindhead,
Haslemere.



LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
The Shadow of Sherlock Holmes Frontispiece
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There in the Centre lay the Unhappy Maid where she had fallen 24
Sir Henry Baskerville 58
“There's our Man, Watson! come along” 76
He held an Old, Dusty Boot in one of his Hands 84
“Welcome, Sir Henry!” 118
He took us to show us the Spot 160
The Yew Alley 164
Over the Rocks was thrust out an Evil Yellow Face 204
I saw the Figure of a Man upon the Tor 208
Frankland clapped his Eye to it, and gave a Cry of Satisfaction 250
There he sat upon a Stone 260
The Hound of the Baskervilles 310
He looked round him in Surprise 318
Holmes emptied Five Barrels of his Revolver into the Creature's Side 322
Mrs. Stapleton sank upon the Floor 328


This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1923.


The author died in 1930, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.