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A study in crimson : Sherlock Holmes 1942 / Robert J. Harris.

By: Harris, Robert J, 1955-.
Publisher: Edinburgh : Polygon, 2020Description: ix, 308 pages ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781846975271; 1846975271.Other title: Sherlock Holmes 1942.Subject(s): Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930 Sherlock Holmes | Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930 -- Criticism and interpretation | Holmes, Sherlock -- Fiction | Watson, John H. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Serial murder investigation -- England -- London -- Fiction | Women -- Crimes against -- Fiction | Nineteen forties -- Fiction | London (England) -- History -- 20th century -- FictionDDC classification: 823 Summary: "LONDON, 1942. A killer going by the name of 'Crimson Jack' is stalking the wartime streets of London, murdering women on the exact dates of the infamous Jack the Ripper killings of 1888. Has the Ripper somehow returned from the grave? Is the self-styled Crimson Jack a descendant of the original Jack or merely a madman obsessed with those notorious killings? In desperation Scotland Yard turn to Sherlock Holmes, the world's greatest detective. Surely he is the one man who can sift fact from legend and track down Crimson Jack before he completes his tally of death. As Holmes and the faithful Watson tread the blacked out streets of London, death waits just around the corner."--Provided by publisher.
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"LONDON, 1942. A killer going by the name of 'Crimson Jack' is stalking the wartime streets of London, murdering women on the exact dates of the infamous Jack the Ripper killings of 1888. Has the Ripper somehow returned from the grave? Is the self-styled Crimson Jack a descendant of the original Jack or merely a madman obsessed with those notorious killings? In desperation Scotland Yard turn to Sherlock Holmes, the world's greatest detective. Surely he is the one man who can sift fact from legend and track down Crimson Jack before he completes his tally of death. As Holmes and the faithful Watson tread the blacked out streets of London, death waits just around the corner."--Provided by publisher.

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