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The West End Horror: A Posthumous Memoir of John H. Watson, M.D.
By Unique Journal (corporate author) and Nicholas Meyer
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher E P Dutton
Publication date May 1, 1976
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780525231028
ISBN-10 0525231021
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $7.95
§As reported by publisher
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"As authentically, irresistibly gripping as anything Conan Doyle ever wrote. . . . Don't miss it."—Cosmopolitan

March 1895. London. A month of strange happenings in the West End. First there is the bizarre murder of theater critic Jonathan McCarthy. Then the lawsuit against the Marquess of Queensberry for libel; the public is scandalized. Next, the ingenue at the Savoy is discovered with her throat slashed. And a police surgeon disappears, taking two corpses with him.

Some of the theater district's most fashionable and creative luminaries have been involved: a penniless stage critic and writer named Bernard Shaw; Ellen Terry, the gifted and beautiful actress; a suspicious box office clerk named Bram Stoker; an aging matinee idol, Henry Irving; an unscrupulous publisher calling himself Frank Harris; and a controversial wit by the name of Oscar Wilde.

Scotland Yard is mystified by what appear to be unrelated cases, but to Sherlock Holmes the matter is elementary: a maniac is on the loose. His name is Jack.


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Hardcover
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With Unique Journal (other contributor) | from E P Dutton (May 1, 1976)
9780525231028 | details & prices | List price $7.95
This edition also contains Bird Nest 100 Page Lined Journal: Blank 100 Page Lined Journal for Your Thoughts, Ideas, and Inspiration
About: "As authentically, irresistibly gripping as anything Conan Doyle ever wrote.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780345305923 Book cover for 9780393311532
 
Reprint edition from W W Norton & Co Inc (June 1, 1994)
9780393311532 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $18.95
About: "As authentically, irresistibly gripping as anything Conan Doyle ever wrote.
from Ballantine Books (June 1, 1977)
9780345305923 | details & prices | List price $2.50
About: "As authentically, irresistibly gripping as anything Conan Doyle ever wrote.
Hardcover
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With Nicholas Meyer | from E P Dutton (May 1, 1976); titled "The West End Horror: A Posthumous Memoir of John H. Watson, M.D."
9780525231028 | details & prices | List price $7.95
This edition also contains The West End Horror: A Posthumous Memoir of John H. Watson, M.D.
About: "As authentically, irresistibly gripping as anything Conan Doyle ever wrote.
Paperback
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Jou edition from Createspace Independent Pub (April 2, 2015)
9781511571920 | details & prices | 104 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.24 in. | List price $9.99
About: Blank 100 page lined journal for your thoughts, ideas, and inspiration.

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