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Watson, John H. (Fictitious character)

Overview
Works: 3,064 works in 5,687 publications in 20 languages and 125,491 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  History  Horror fiction  Apologetic writings  Calendars  Parodies, imitations, etc  Trivia and miscellanea  Puzzles and games 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.E88, 813.54
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Sherlock Holmes vs. Dracula : or, The adventure of the sanguinary count by John H Watson( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the comic-book title, this is an example of the more cautious and studied sort of pseudo-Sherlock, with lots of references to the Canon and Watson in familiar "Good Lord!" form. Not that the purist approach makes Estleman's academic, short-story-sized notion any more prepossessing. The premise: a Russian ship arrives in England with all aboard de-blooded and dead, then disoriented children start turning up on Hampstead Heath with wounds on their throats, so an intrigued Holmes follows the clues to a vaulted chamber where Brain Stoker's Van Helsing is driving a stake through a vampirette's heart. Holmes thus learns of Dracula and seeks out his London hiding places, and the Count responds by kidnapping Mrs. Watson ("the fiend has my wife"). As usual, Holmes seems to die but is quickly resurrected, and no doubt he'll be surfacing again soon in still other jiggers of literary milk-of-magnesia for the Baker Street Irregulars
The West End horror by John H Watson( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, the author has brought to light a previously unpublished episode in the career of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes as recorded by his close associate and friend Dr. John H. Watson
Sherlock Holmes' fiendish puzzles : riddles, enigmas and challenges inspired by the world's greatest crime-solver by John H Watson( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the world's greatest fictional detective and use your own powers of deduction to solve these ingenious enigmas. This fiendisly difficult collection features all kinds of puzzles and will test the most skilled of puzzle detective. You know my methods, apply them Sherlock Holmes
Sedemodstotna raztopina : natis spominov dr. Johna Watsona, kakor jih je uredil Nicholas Meyer by Nicholas Meyer( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Sherlock Holmes' elementary puzzles : riddles, enigmas and challenges inspired by the world's greatest crime-solver by John H Watson( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes' cunning puzzles : riddles, engimas and challenges inspired by the world's greatest crime-solver by Tim Dedopulos( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and the red demon by John H Watson( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes : further adventures for the twelve days of Christmas by Roger Riccard( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A PARTRIDGE IN A PEARL TREE: A crown containing the famous Partridge Ruby of Burma goes missing before Christmas, and so does the nun who was wearing it. -- THE TWO TURTLEDOVES: Will the famous photograph and its subjects have a negative effect on Holmes's success as a detective? -- THE THREE FRENCH HENCHMEN: Watson works with Mycroft Holmes and his agents to foil Professor Moriarty's gang, after Holmes's 'death' at the Reichenbach Falls -- THE FOUR CALLING BIRDS: An American Men's Quartet, on a visit to London, seek the detective's help to prove their innocence of a murder -- THE FIVE GOLD RINGS: Holmes and Watson seek the stolen gift of Olympic Rings from King Edward to the King of Belgium -- THE SIX GEESE AT A GANDER: Holmes must stop an assassination attempt at a Christmas Eve dinner where British nobility are the primary guests, but the target is unknown
The English martyrologe : conteyning a summary of the most renowned and illustrious saints of the three kingdomes England, Ireland, & Scotland by John Wilson( Book )

2 editions published in 1640 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sherlock Holmes puzzle collection by Tim Dedopulos( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in Spanish and Czech and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lets you join the world's greatest fictional detective and use your own powers of deduction to solve these ingenious enigmas. This collection features all kinds of puzzles to suit all tastes and levels of logical skill - from 'elementary' to 'impenetrable'
The great detective at the crucible of life ; or, The adventure of the rose of fire by Thos. Kent Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across Ethiopia and beyond, Sherlock Holmes encounters both the hideous and the divine, ripping asunder the fragile veil separating us from worlds unknown -- all while in the company of the renowned Allan Quatermain. The last of Allan Quatermain's true African adventures to appear, "The Treasure of the Lake", was published nearly a century ago in 1926. Those who lusted to vicariously accompany Quatermain on new perilous treks into the vast reaches of the "Dark Continent" (as they had in "King Solomon's Mines") had no choice but to remain disappointed. UNTIL NOW! Recently found amongst some obscure papers at Brown University, this new manuscript chronicles a complex and mysterious quest headed by Quatermain deep into the earthquake-and volcano-ripped Danakil Desert of Ethiopia in 1872, accompanied by his devoted aide-de-camp Hans and a host of nineteenth century's most prodigious luminaries, including astronomer Maria Mitchell, volcanologist Axel Lindenbrock, and gunnery sergeants Daniel Dravot and Peacy Carnehan. Along the way, this ragtag troop is brutally attacked in the desert by its trophy-hunting denizens, and then they discover a 2,000-year-old lost city. Yet Holmes' and Quatermain's quest is not merely one of surviving in Ethiopia's beautiful yet torturous landscapes; they must confront horror and overcome it
The singular adventure of Charles Goodfoote : a thrilling tale of a perilous escapade set in the Old West (not recommended for the clergy or ladies of a retiring nature) by Tom Hanratty( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes en de gesel uit West End : herinneringen van John H. Watson, arts by Nicholas Meyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in Dutch and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes and the musical murders by John A Little( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is 1925. Watson, alone since the death of his second wife, learns of another death. Mycroft Holmes was found dead at his club. Watson was surprised not to see Sherlock Holmes at the funeral, but, in fact, the officiating clergyman was the surviving brother, in disguise. Meeting at 221B after the service, Watson discovers new paint, new furniture, and a new Hudson. Then Holmes reveals that Mycroft had not, in fact, died of natural causes. Mycroft had been brutally murdered by someone determined to erase the men, then called "musical" -- gay men. A note, left with Mycroft's body, says the murderer has a list of targets, and Sherlock's name is high on the list
The final tales of Sherlock Holmes : featuring The case of the Kew Gardens gnomes by John A Little( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this series of five short stories, Holmes and Watson continue their late investigations into dark crimes in 1920/30s London, joined by their excitable housekeeper at 221B Baker Street, the brilliant, buxom Miss Lily Hudson, and by Jasper Lestrade of Scotland Yard, the ambitious, respectful son of the late George Lestrade. Thanks to Royal Jelly, Holmes is a fit 74-year-old who has lost his interest in bees and returned to detecting, joining forces again with his colleague and friend, Dr. John Hamish Watson, a 75-year-old unfit twice-widower .... Together they explore the case of the Kew Gardens gnomes and their fiery vengeance; the Portobello pornographer and the reappearance of an old enemy; the Camden counterfeiter and the theft of Doctor Watson's identity; the Kensington kidnapper and the hefty price on Mrs Hudson's head; and the undiscovered country, in which a successful writer is haunted by his most famous character. -- Cover, page [4]
The case of the shepherds bushman by John A Little( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thanks to Royal Jelly, Holmes is a fit 71-year-old, who has lost his interest in bees and returned to detecting, joining forces again with his colleague and friend, Dr. John Hamish Watson, a 73-year-old unfit twice-widower, who hankers after the good old days of derring-do. Together they explore the case of the shepherds bushman, when a dying aborigine finds his way to 221B Baker Street; the Acton body-snatchers and the disappearing boy sopranos; The Notting Hill rapist and the stripping of pregnant women; The Clapham witch, who casts her voodoo spells on sad old men; and the Battersea fetishists, a secret brotherhood with some truly murderous rituals
Elementary Basic, as chronicled by John H. Watson by Henry F Ledgard( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sherlock Holmes and the red demon
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Sherlock Holmes and the red demonThe complete Sherlock HolmesThe seven-per-cent solution : being a reprint from the reminiscences of John H. Watson, M.D.The Italian secretary : a further adventure of Sherlock HolmesThe memoirs of Sherlock HolmesThe adventures of Sherlock HolmesThe West End horror
Alternative Names
Docteur John Watson

Doctor Watson (Fictitious character)

Doctor Watson (fiktivní postava)

Doktor Watson (fiktivní postava)

Dr John Watson

Dr. Watson (Fictitious character)

Dr. Watson (fiktivní postava)

Watson, Doctor (Fictitious character)

Watson, Dr. (Fictitious character)

Watson, Dr. (fiktivní postava)

Watson, John H.

Watson, John H., M.D.

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