The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1914
Language: English
Wordcount: 11,348 / 38 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 83.3
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 12,936
mnybks.net#: 2284

Included in the collection His Last Bow.

Show Excerpt

ient looked down with a rueful face at his own unconventional appearance.

"I'm sure it must look very bad, Mr. Holmes, and I am not aware that in my whole life such a thing has ever happened before. But will tell you the whole queer business, and when I have done so you will admit, I am sure, that there has been enough to excuse me."

But his narrative was nipped in the bud. There was a bustle outside, and Mrs. Hudson opened the door to usher in two robust and official-looking individuals, one of whom was well known to us as Inspector Gregson of Scotland Yard, an energetic, gallant, and, within his limitations, a capable officer. He shook hands with Holmes and introduced his comrade as Inspector Baynes, of the Surrey Constabulary.

"We are hunting together, Mr. Holmes, and our trail lay in this direction." He turned his bulldog eyes upon our visitor. "Are you Mr. John Scott Eccles, of Popham House, Lee?"

"I am."

"We have been following you about all the morning."

"You t

Reviews

Average Rating of 4 from 1 reviews: ****
2011.03.21
ANTONIO
****.

excellent


SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

The Titan Drowns: Time Travel Romance

New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Book 6
Nhys Glover

2013 SFR GALAXY AWARD WINNER

"Heroism and... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

Valkyrie's Vengeance

Loki's Wolves Book 0
Melissa Snark

Fans of paranormal and urban fantasy will enjoy... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

Helga: Out of Hedgelands

Wood Cow Chronicles Book 1
Rick Johnson

VOLUME ONE in the WOOD COW CHRONICLES series. <... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

Chausiku

Nightmare of the Clans Book One
Pamela E. Cash

There are six secret clans across the world–Afr... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

Mademoiselle At Arms

A Georgian Romance
Elizabeth Bailey

Set in the late Georgian era, Elizabeth Bailey’... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

The Tales of Tim Hurtletuta - New Beginnings

Tales of Tim Hurtletuta Series, Book 1
Matthew James Wilkins

"Tim Hurtletuta has forgotten something. He can... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

After the Cure

Deirdre Gould

Eight years ago the December Plague swept throu... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

The Unveiling

Book One (Age of Faith 1)
Tamara Leigh

12th century England: Two men vie for the thron... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

Healing Her Heart

Crystal Lake Series Book 1
Laura Scott

Dr. Gabe Allen has a rule about dating colleagues... Read more

Cover image for The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge by Arthur Conan Doyle - Free eBook

Never A Choice

The Choices Trilogy #1
Dee Palmer

Bethany Thorne has secrets and she’s told a few... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Secret Adversary
by Agatha Christie
Crime and Punishment
by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Accused
by Harold R. Daniels
'Laramie'
by Charles King
A Study In Scarlet
by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Lone Wolf
by Louis Joseph Vance
The Thirty-Nine Steps
by John Buchan

See more popular titles from this genre.