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The Adventure of the Red-Headed League


"The Red-Headed League" is one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It first appeared in The Strand Magazine in August 1891, with illustrations by Sidney Paget. Conan Doyle ranked "The Red-Headed League" second in his list of his twelve favourite Holmes stories. It is also the second of the twelve stories in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, which was published in 1892.
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part of the series: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, canon of Sherlock Holmes
original title: The Red-Headed League
language: English
date of publication: 1891
genre: crime fiction short story, detective literature, detective fiction
narrative location: London
characters: Sherlock Holmes
published in: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
follows: A Scandal in Bohemia
followed by: A Case of Identity

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