- eBay Money Back Guarantee - opens in new window or tab, Australia, Americas, Europe, Asia, New Zealand, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. Many readers would claim that The Adventure of the Copper Beeches or The Man with the Twisted Lip was their favourite Sherlock Holmes story – but then that would be doing an injustice to The Adventure of the Yellow Face and The Problem of Thor Bridge. Lestrade of Scotland Yard is making one of his frequent visits to 221B Baker Street, and he tells Holmes and Watson of a strange tale, that hints of some mania to do with Napoleon Bonaparte; for someone is going around destroying the busts of the famous Frenchman, and even committing burglary to do so. The Adventure of the Six Napoleons and Other Cases (The Penguin English Library) (English Edition) eBook: Doyle, Arthur Conan: Amazon.de: Kindle-Shop I had never really read any of the stories - or not that I remember, in any case. From country mansions to opium dens, from the squalid backstreets of London Bridge to the leafy avenues of Chelsea, The Adventure of the Six Napoleons casts Sherlock Holmes in some of his most thrilling and wickedly clever adventures. Inspector Lastrade reveals to Holmes that someone has been inexplicably breaking into homes for the senseless purpose of breaking small busts of Napoleon. Buy from… Booktopia Amazon Dymocks QBD Readings Angus & Robertson Abbeys Boomerang Collins Fishpond Kinokuniya Robinsons The Nile. Sign up to our newsletter using your email. Cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket (if. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published No additional import charges at delivery! Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Following the initial email, you will be contacted by the shop to confirm that your item is available for collection. See more The Adventure of the Six Napoleons and Other C... Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab, Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab, Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. I wonder how much more I would have liked the mystery if not for that. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program, This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. An entertaining enough tale which shows how meticulous Holmes is at securing proof. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Download The Adventure of the Six Napoleons and Other Cases –, Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror (3,681), Oxford Illustrated Jane Austen Set - "The Adventure of the Six Napoleons" is one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and one of 13 stories in the cycle collected as The Return of Sherlock Holmes. The Six Napoleons is the worst Sherlock Holmes stories that I've read so far; it isn't, Quite an interesting little story. Number of pages: 368 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on 22 May 1859 in Edinburgh. Arthur Conan Doyle is/was famed for his Sherlock Holmes stories. International postage and import charges paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Any international postage and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. International postage paid to Pitney Bowes Inc. Any international postage is paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc. A book that looks new but has been read. In the former case, the bust was taken outside before being broken. This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. He rushed out into the road, but, although several passers-by declared ... case our friend, the image-breaker, has begun oper- By clicking subscribe, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Books Australia’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.