Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


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Noun1.Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - British author who created Sherlock Holmes (1859-1930)Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - British author who created Sherlock Holmes (1859-1930)
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1900: Writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, playing for MCC, bowled out the great WG Grace who was batting for London County.
A SINISTER real-life murder inspired Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to write the Sherlock Holmes stories, an author has claimed.
Undoubtedly, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a genius who successfully planted the suspicious coils, bringing together the mystery and richly varying characters.
In which story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle did Sherlock Holmes first appear?
1859: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, was born of Irish parents in Edinburgh.
And here comes the Sherlock connection - he also became the brother-in-law of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who penned the worldrenowned tales about the fictional private detective.
Critique: Impressively well researched, written, organized and presented, "Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes" is a 'must' for the legions of devoted Sherlock Holmes fans and will prove to be an enduringly popular addition to both community and academic library Literary Studies collections in general, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle supplemental studies reading lists in particular.
Scottish writer and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle lived in Aston for several months from 1879 to 1882 as a dispensing assistant in a pharmacy, while away from his studies at Edinburgh University.
Almost 100 years ago Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - the Scots author of Sherlock Holmes - met and became friends with Harry Houdini, the illusionist and stunt performer who was the world's most paid entertainer.
Doyle: A Journey into Madness & Mayhem" by Daniel Friedman and his father Eugene Friedman is a 352 page guided historical excursion through Whitechapel, one of London's most notorious districts led by celebrated author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself.
YOU don't have to be Sherlock Holmes to deduce that the first ever convention celebrating the life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle would be held in Birmingham.
The family of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are suing the makers of Mr Holmes, a new film about the great detective's last years.