A Study in Scarlet Summary
Arthur Conan Doyle

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A Study in Scarlet Overview

In A Study in Scarlet, by Arthur Conan Doyle, professional detectives rely on amateur Sherlock Holmes to solve the case of Enoch Drebber's mysterious death. Holmes quickly solves this case and arrests Jefferson Hope, the man who killed Drebber. In Part 2, the narrative delves into Hope's backstory: his heroism and his love for Lucy Ferrier, whom Drebber had forced into a loveless marriage. This story explores themes of justice, love, learning and reasoning, the paying of a price, and amateurism.

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