In the end, however, this consisted mainly of fragments from the Sherlock Holmes stories, and already existing tests I already knew multiple ones from other quizzes.
How did Sherlock Holmes win his newly-elevated status? KH rated it really liked it The moment my eyes met this bookI thought that it was the most precious gift sent from heaven to earth. How on earth do you talk about flexibility and turn around to to give limited answer??
Not recommended Mar 06, N. Right from the starting pages you understand that this book is written only for the glamour factor of Holmes. Sherlock Holmes — that uptight, cold, sexless sleuth who inhabited the grimy streets of London in the latter part of the nineteenth century and early part of the twentieth — has become cool.
If however, you are someone new to the literary Canon of Holmes, then it would make us Holmesians beam a proud smile if you were tempted to read of his exploits after reading this. As Holmes himself declared: I dealt with huge number of the quizzes, but there are few that I i have not gone through so far.
A liberal spattering of quizzes and exercises should serve to keep you on your toes as you go along. Beyond a lot of quotes gleaned from different adventures that features him and generalizations based on them this book amounts to little of anything else.
For years, the worship of Sherlock Holmes has been something undertaken by a significant but ultimately small community, often regarded with a mixture of curiosity and condescension by an unsympathetic world at large.
But Holmes himself was reluctant to share his secrets, proclaiming: Oct 25, Arun Divakar rated it did not like it The title of this book is an entirely misleading one.
It is akin to wearing Victorian costumes, donning a deerstalker hat, clasping a pipe in your mouth and saying Well what do you know, I am Sherlock Holmes.
Read this book carefully and absorb its lessons.
Hollywood in the form of Robert Downey Jnr has got hold of Sherlock and made him tough, streetwise and even funny. In the first page the author mentions that there is of late a resurgence in interest about Sherlock Holmes following his on-screen portrayals by Robert Downey Jr.
Anyone who reads through the book will understand that this is a book length effort to bask in the glory of these successes. Honestly, I intent to go through theses as soon as possible One thing that I i don like about this book which is the slight irony that I found basically because at the first couple of pages the author instructed his readers to have flexibility of thinkingyet in later quizzesthe correct answers of some the cases are literally fixed and limited.
Holmes always knew he was a special case: Reading this was entertaining, but nothing spectacular or very instructive.
You will lose a few hours and gain nothing in return. From what I read through in the book, it miserably fails in this effort. Nor need you be planning a life as a crimefighter to benefit from these pages.
Also, there were still spelling errors and stuff in it. From what I read throu The title of this book is an entirely misleading one.
For one, the answer implied information not given; for another the problem definition was wrong "two words" to be found when the solution was two two-word answers What if I Have another logical solution that correlated with all the evidences that are available??
Reading this was entertaining, but nothing The premisse of this book is a fun one: There are doubtless many reasons, but surely one of the chief attractions is that he is just so remarkably smart. There are several tips and quizzes of how to thinkobserveuse your senses and so on.
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