This unique collection of Sherlock Holmes stories features the master detective in three fascinating cryptographic mysteries.
Join the legendary detective, Sherlock Holmes, as he solves some of the most challenging code-breaking cases in this thrilling collection of three stories. From deciphering ancient rituals to cracking cryptic messages, Holmes uses his exceptional skills and razor-sharp mind to unravel the mysteries before him. In ‘The “Gloria Scott”’ (1893), Holmes sets out to solve a mystery surrounding a shipwreck and a cryptic message. ‘The Musgrave Ritual’ (1893) sees the detective investigating a centuries-old riddle and unlocking the secrets of a noble family. And in ‘The Dancing Men’ (1903), Holmes must decipher a series of mysterious symbols that hold the key to a young woman’s mysterious past.
With fast-paced action and gripping suspense, this collection provides a glimpse into the detective’s extraordinary methods and showcases his ability to tackle complex cases with ease. This new edition from Read & Co. Books features the original illustrations by Sidney Paget and a specially commissioned introduction.