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A Study in Scarlet
- By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
- Narrated by: Derek Partridge
- Length: 4 hrs and 9 mins
A tired and battle scarred surgeon returns to London after being wounded in the third Afghan war. After his money starts to run low, a chance encounter leads him to take a flat with an eccentric man at 221B Baker Street. Thus begins the famous crime-solving partnership of the Holmes and Watson duo.
- By Christina on 02-03-09
Published over 180 years ago and still GREAT
First time I've ever read one of the Sherlock Homes stories. I was amazed it is still so relevant. Happy.