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A study in terror

by Ellery Queen

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Published by G.K. Hall, Chivers Press in Waterville, Me, Bath, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Whitechapel (London, England),
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Jack, the Ripper -- Fiction.,
    • Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Private investigators -- England -- London -- Fiction.,
    • Serial murderers -- Fiction.,
    • Serial murders -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • Whitechapel (London, England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEllery Queen.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3533.U4 S78 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3943370M
      ISBN 100783894856, 0754045862, 0754045854
      LC Control Number2001024381

      Unlike popular movies, the Book of Revelation stands as a scriptural explanation of what is to come. However, its symbolism and meaning of this Bible book have left scholars baffled for : Alyssa Roat. In A Study in Terror, while trying to work on his latest novel, Ellery Queen is distracted by a friend who brings him a manuscript purporting to be a lost Sherlock Holmes story where Doctor Watson recounts how Holmes investigated the Jack the Ripper murders.. The book is mostly a Sherlock Holmes pastiche with an Ellery Queen story framing it. The pastiche is a good one that shows proficiency.

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