Most of this work now possesses only a sort of guttering half-life in university libraries, and Ashley makes a valiant effort to reclaim it for a wider readership.
The Adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle by Russell Miller - review - Telegraph
Well, perhaps. As WH Auden pointed out, we can imagine new adventures for characters such as Holmes because he no longer seems bound to his original stories.
That is why it is entirely possible to update his escapades, as the BBC has so successfully done, without changing anything other than a few trivial historical details. Sherlock Holmes is immortal. Compared to him almost everything else Doyle wrote is so much wastepaper. Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Topics Arthur Conan Doyle.
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March 30, - Published on Amazon. Verified Purchase. Easy to read and follow and take you right to the time period and your right there in the life of Sir Arthur C.
Bravo 5'Stars. March 4, - Published on Amazon. There aren't a whole lot of books that are good enough to be on a "can't put it down" list. The Adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle certainly deserves a place at the top of this list. So insightful and obviously well researched, it is beautifully written and so easy to read.
What more could a bibliophile ask for. It is a book that I will share with my book-loving family and, I might add, a book I will no doubt read again Bravo to Mr. November 15, - Published on Amazon. January 8, - Published on Amazon. A large volume but very readable. Arthur Conan Doyle is a fascinating person and I learned many surprising things about him. Make sure you read some Sherlock Holmes to enhance your understanding of the author.
He was remarkable for starting the genre of the detective novel. October 16, - Published on Amazon. Really a great read.
The Adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle: A Biography
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