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I did so, and found that I was gazing into a large, empty room, with stone flags, and small, barred windows upon the farther wall. In the centre of this room, lying in the middle of a golden patch of sunlight, there was stretched a huge creature, as large as a tiger, but as black and sleek as ebony. It was simply a very enormous and very well-kept black cat, and it cuddled...more
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Published June 1st 2004 by Kessinger Publishing (first published January 1st 1898)
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Esta pequena coletânea, lançada pela Coleção 64 da L&PM, abriga quatro histórias curtas de Conan Doyle, que enveredam pelo suspense e pelo macabro.

Em O Funil de Couro, o protagonista, em visita a importante colecionador de itens de ocultismo, é chamado a dormir na companhia de um antigo funil, para que, em sonho, posso aprender a história desse objeto. A Nova Catacumba mostra a relação entre dois arqueólogos e a visita deles a uma nova catacumba encontrada nas proximidades de Roma. Por fim,...more
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Arthur Conan Doyle was born the third of ten siblings on 22 May 1859 in Edinburgh, Scotland. His father, Charles Altamont Doyle, was born in England of Irish descent, and his mother, born Mary Foley, was Irish. They were married in 1855.

Although he is now referred to as "Conan Doyle", the origin of this compound surname (if that is how he meant it to be understood) is uncertain. His baptism record...more
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