Inspired by the stories of Sherlock Holmes, this is the perfect book for literature lovers who enjoy the challenge of solving tantalizing puzzles and enigmas.
"My mind rebels at stagnation. Give me problems, give me work, give me the most abstruse cryptogram or the most intricate analysis, and I am in my own proper atmosphere." -Sherlock Holmes, The Sign of the Four.
Pit your wits against the greatest detective of them all with this collection of fiendish and hugely entertaining puzzles and enigmas. Whether riddles, plays on words or quandaries based on mathematical principles, each brilliant puzzles to ponder over is presented within exchanges between Holmes and Watson, thus retaining the same cosy Victorian charm that Holmes' tales are so loved for.
Also featuring the original pen and ink illustrations by Sidney Paget and George Hutchinson, this gorgeously designed puzzle book will immerse you in Holmes's mysteries and keep you entertained for hours.
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