A novelization of the hit film script by I.A.L. Diamond and Billy Wilder. After an encounter with the Russian ballet when Holmes acquires his Stradivarius and Watson is deeply embarrassed, the story follows the consulting detective's adventures that begin with a missing Belgian engineer and his nearly-drowned wife and continue via twenty-four canaries, seven Trappist monks and six midget acrobats to a confrontation, foreseen by Mycroft Holmes, with no less a phenomenon than the Loch Ness Monster! Dr. Watson is constantly humiliated in his unusual role as valet to Mr. and Mrs. Ashdown, otherwise known as...
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Book Description Mayflower Books, London, 1971. Pictorial Wraps. Book Condition: Good. Reprint. A novelization by Michael & Mollie Hardwick. From the original story & screenplay by Billy Wilder & I.A.L. Diamond. Based on the characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Mass market paperback. Printed in Great Britain. A reading copy only. Shelfwear, cocked, remainder mark to top edge of book block, faint marginal staining, otherwise a tight solid softcover copy. 175pp. SB-232. Size: 18 x 11cm. Bookseller Inventory # 022403
Book Description HarperCollins Distribution Services, 1970. Book Condition: Fair. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP97084276
Book Description HarperCollins Distribution Services. Paperback. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp(s). Bookseller Inventory # 2696352979
Book Description HarperCollins Distribution Services, 1970. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0583118135
Book Description Mayflower. Book Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear but in good overall condition. Bookseller Inventory # Z1-C-055-01048