Who is Mr. Hosmer Angel in "A Case of Identity"? Give some basic information about him.  

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Hosmer Angel is actually a fictitious identity, taken on by Mr. Windibank, for the purpose of deceiving his stepdaughter, Mary Sutherland, as found in the Sherlock Holmes short story, "A Case of Identity."

Miss Sutherland claims to have met Mr. Angel at a ball. She...

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