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DOYLE, A.C.: Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes (His Last Bow) (Unabridged)

    
      

 

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DOYLE, A.C.: Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes (His Last Bow) (Unabridged)

Further adventures by the master of observation and deduction as faithfully recounted by his companion and his greatest admirer, Dr Watson. ‘The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans’, ‘The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax’ and ‘The Adventure of the Dying Detective’ are among the stories.



Disc 1

  Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes – The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge
1.   Play with flash player Reminiscences of Sherlock Holmes – The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge 00:03:14
2.   Play with flash player A measured step was heard on the stairs... 00:04:04
3.   Play with flash player Our client had sat up with staring eyes... 00:04:16
4.   Play with flash player ‘One thing comes back to my memory... ’ 00:03:52
5.   Play with flash player ‘I am sure of it, Mr. Scott Eccles... ’ 00:03:08
6.   Play with flash player ‘As to Garcia,’ said Gregson... . 00:03:31
7.   Play with flash player We sat for some time in silence... 00:04:24
8.   Play with flash player ‘But how about the disappearance of the others’ 00:03:49
9.   Play with flash player Part 2: The Tiger of San Pedro 00:04:17
10.   Play with flash player The various bedrooms and sitting rooms... 00:05:27
11.   Play with flash player I waited, therefore – but to my ever deepening disappointment... 00:05:36
12.   Play with flash player ‘Just sit down in that chair, Watson,’ said Sherlock Holmes... 00:04:37
13.   Play with flash player ‘These two men, close and confidential friends... ’ 00:02:47
14.   Play with flash player ‘Well now, Watson, let us judge the situation... ’ 00:03:40
15.   Play with flash player But it was not destined that our investigation... 00:04:32
16.   Play with flash player ‘Yes sir, Don Murillo, the Tiger of San Pedro... ’ 00:05:07
17.   Play with flash player ‘But everything went wrong with us’ 00:02:57
18.   Play with flash player We had all listened intently to this remarkable statement. 00:05:27


Disc 2

  The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans
1.   Play with flash player The Adventure of the Bruce - Partington Plans 00:04:09
2.   Play with flash player Holmes handed me his brother’s telegram 00:04:03
3.   Play with flash player ‘The man’s name was Arthur Cadogan West.’ 00:03:08
4.   Play with flash player A moment later the tall and portly form of Mycroft Holmes... 00:04:33
5.   Play with flash player ‘I have jotted down the more essential ones... ’ 00:03:10
6.   Play with flash player ‘We will suppose that he was travelling back... ’ 00:03:40
7.   Play with flash player An hour later, Holmes, Lestrade and I stood... 00:04:03
8.   Play with flash player His eager face still wore that expression... 00:05:02
9.   Play with flash player A small but well - kept house in the outskirts... 00:04:45
10.   Play with flash player Mr Sidney Johnson, the senior clerk, met us... 00:03:54
11.   Play with flash player He examined the lock of the safe, the door of the room... 00:04:04
12.   Play with flash player Surely enough a note awaited us at Baker Street 00:03:02
13.   Play with flash player ‘Now it must be evident to you Watson... ’ 00:04:41
14.   Play with flash player Caulfield Gardens was one of those lines... 00:03:44
15.   Play with flash player At the end of an hour he was no further... 00:03:50
16.   Play with flash player One of the most remarkable characteristics of Sherlock Holmes... 00:03:24
17.   Play with flash player We had carried the prostrate body to the sofa 00:04:27
18.   Play with flash player There was silence in the room 00:03:34


Disc 3

  The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot
1.   Play with flash player The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot 00:04:17
2.   Play with flash player On the land side our surroundings were as sombre... 00:03:52
3.   Play with flash player I glared at the intrusive vicar with no very friendly eyes 00:04:30
4.   Play with flash player ‘Tell me about last night.’ 00:04:49
5.   Play with flash player Our proceedings of that first morning did little... 00:04:48
6.   Play with flash player It was not until long after we were back in Poldhu Cottage... 00:04:32
7.   Play with flash player I may have commented upon my friend’s power... 00:05:25
8.   Play with flash player Little did I think how soon the words of Holmes... 00:04:56
9.   Play with flash player It may be that the police resented the intrusion... 00:04:27
10.   Play with flash player ‘Now, Watson, we will light our lamp... ’ 00:03:18
11.   Play with flash player ‘Upon my word, Watson!’ said Holmes at last... 00:03:33
12.   Play with flash player I had heard the click of the garden gate... 00:03:09
13.   Play with flash player Sterndale mopped his forehead with his handkerchief 00:02:53
14.   Play with flash player Our visitor's face had turned ashen grey as he listened... 00:03:16
15.   Play with flash player ‘I am about to tell you, Mr Holmes... ’ 00:04:56
16.   Play with flash player Holmes sat for some little time in silence 00:02:54


Disc 4

  The Adventure of the Red Circle
1.   Play with flash player The Adventure of the Red Circle – Part 1 00:03:04
2.   Play with flash player ‘If I take it up I must understand every detail,’ said he 00:02:35
3.   Play with flash player ‘Dear me, Watson,’ said Holmes... 00:04:02
4.   Play with flash player ‘There are certainly some points of interest in this case... .’ 00:03:53
5.   Play with flash player So it proved; for in the morning I found my friend... 00:03:36
6.   Play with flash player At half - past twelve we found ourselves upon the steps... 00:05:07
7.   Play with flash player When we returned to Mrs. Warren’s rooms... 00:04:45
8.   Play with flash player Part 2: As we walked rapidly down... 00:04:10
9.   Play with flash player Our official detectives may blunder in the matter of intelligence... 00:03:53
10.   Play with flash player Then I heard a sudden sharp intake of her breath... 00:03:13
11.   Play with flash player Half an hour later we were seated... 00:04:15
12.   Play with flash player ‘He told me, and my own heart grew cold as ice... ’ 00:03:11
13.   Play with flash player ‘At the meeting it was arranged that he and his house... ’ 00:04:39
  The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax
14.   Play with flash player The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax 00:04:13
15.   Play with flash player I was relieved at this sudden descent from the general... 00:03:22
16.   Play with flash player Two days later found me at the Hotel National at Lausanne... 00:03:18
17.   Play with flash player At Baden the track was not difficult to follow 00:04:46
18.   Play with flash player So far she had got in her narrative, when suddenly... 00:03:03
19.   Play with flash player A card had come up on a salver... 00:03:38


Disc 5

  The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax
1.   Play with flash player A telegram was awaiting... 00:03:50
2.   Play with flash player Three times had our bearded friend from the Langham... 00:05:08
3.   Play with flash player ‘Let us try to reconstruct the situation,’ said he... 00:03:20
4.   Play with flash player He had rung loudly at the door of a great dark house... 00:04:01
5.   Play with flash player With a quick movement Holmes pushed the fellow to one side... 00:03:08
6.   Play with flash player A minute later we were in the street once more 00:03:10
7.   Play with flash player Five minutes had not passed... 00:03:29
8.   Play with flash player ‘Should you care to add the case to your annals..’ 00:03:21
  The Adventure of the Dying Detective
9.   Play with flash player The Adventure of the Dying Detective 00:03:34
10.   Play with flash player He was indeed a deplorable spectacle 00:03:55
11.   Play with flash player I was bitterly hurt 00:03:46
12.   Play with flash player But it was destined to be resumed long before that hour... 00:03:50
13.   Play with flash player To tell the truth, my desire to fetch a doctor... 00:05:27
14.   Play with flash player Lower Burke Street proved to be a line of fine houses... 00:03:05
15.   Play with flash player The man motioned me to a chair... 00:03:04


Disc 6

  The Adventure of the Dying Detective
1.   Play with flash player It was with a sinking heart... 00:02:53
2.   Play with flash player ‘Holmes!’ he cried 00:04:06
3.   Play with flash player ‘Yes, I will help you.’ 00:03:50
4.   Play with flash player There were footfalls outside, the door opened... 00:05:08
  His Last Bow – The War Years of Sherlock Holmes
5.   Play with flash player His Last Bow – The War Years of Sherlock Holmes 00:04:07
6.   Play with flash player ‘As an example I may quote one of my own worst blunders... ’ 00:05:47
7.   Play with flash player He sat in the armchair with the light shining... 00:04:59
8.   Play with flash player They had strolled out on to the terrace again... 00:03:03
9.   Play with flash player He was just in time to see the lights of a small car... 00:04:21
10.   Play with flash player ‘What do you mean’ Von Bork asked sharply 00:02:44
11.   Play with flash player Von Bork had mastered his anger 00:03:13
12.   Play with flash player ‘Another glass Watson’ said Mr. Sherlock Holmes... 00:04:15
13.   Play with flash player ‘But you have retired Holmes.’ 00:03:07
14.   Play with flash player The prisoner had raised himself with some difficulty... 00:03:36
15.   Play with flash player It was no easy task to move Von Bork... 00:04:51

Total Playing Time: 06:40:24






Author(s):
Doyle, Arthur Conan

Reader(s):
Timson, David

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: NA640712

Barcode: 9789626344071

Boxset: NAX97812

Release Date: 06/2006

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