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The Sign of Four

Arthur Conan Doyle

Date of publication: 1890

The Sign of the Four was the second novel featuring Sherlock Holmes.

Plot Summary

The story is set in 1887 or 1888. The Sign of Four has a complex plot involving service in Colonial India, a stolen treasure and a secret pact among four ex-convicts. It presents the detective's drug habit and humanizes him in a way that had not been done in the first novel, A Study in Scarlet. It also introduces Doctor Watson's future wife, Mary Morstan.

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