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  • 'I'll show you how we serve them in King's Pyland.'

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • On being arrested he volunteered the statement that he had come down to Dartmoor in the hope of getting some informa - tion about the King's Pyland horses, and also about Desborough, the second favourite, which was in charge of Silas Brown at the Mapleton stables.

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • If left to himself his instincts would have been either to return to King's Pyland or go over to Mapleton.

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • The double track turned sharp off and took the direction of King's Pyland.

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • He turned upon his heel, disregarding the trembling hand which the other held out to him, and we set off for King's Pyland.

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • Then I described how his first impulse had been to lead him back to King's Pyland, and how the devil had shown him how he could hide the horse until the race was over, and how he had led it back and concealed it at Mapleton.

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • On being arrested he volunteered that statement that he had come down to Dartmoor in the hope of getting some information about the King's Pyland horses, and also about Desborough, the second favorite, which was in charge of Silas Brown at the Mapleton stables.

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • On being arrested he volunteered that statement that he had come down to Dartmoor in the hope of getting some information about the King's Pyland horses, and also about

    The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

  • He is not at King's Pyland, therefore he is at Mapleton.

    The Adventure of Silver Blaze

  • Then I described how his first impulse had been to lead him back to King's Pyland, and how the devil had shown him how he could hide the horse until the race was over and how he had led it back and concealed it at Mapleton.

    The Adventure of Silver Blaze

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