This is a study guide for the book The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle. The Hound of the Baskervilles is the third of four crime novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle featuring the detective Sherlock Holmes. Originally serialised in The Strand Magazine from August 1901 to April 1902, it is set largely on Dartmoor in Devon in England's West Country and tells the story of an attempted murder inspired by the legend of a fearsome, diabolical hound. The term is also a reference to the titular Hound of the Baskervilles. Please click on the literary analysis category you wish to be displayed.
Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
Pages: 359 pages