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A examine in Scarlet is a detective secret novel written through Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, introducing his new characters, "consulting detective" Sherlock Holmes and his buddy and chronicler, Dr. John Watson, who later turned of the main recognized characters in literature. Conan Doyle wrote the tale in 1886, and it was once released the subsequent yr. The book's name derives from a speech given through Holmes to healthcare professional Watson at the nature of his paintings, within which he describes the story's homicide research as his "study in scarlet": "There's the scarlet thread of homicide working in the course of the colourless skein of lifestyles, and our responsibility is to resolve it, and isolate it, and divulge each inch of it."

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