Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1859-1930. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was an author most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, historical novels, plays and romances, poetry, and non-fiction.
Sherlock Holmes is a fictional consulting detective in London ~1880-1914 created by Scottish author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Holmes, master of disguise, reasoned logically to deduce clients' background from their first appearance. He used fingerprints, chemical analysis, and forensic science. The majority of the stories were first pub. ore. Book 1. A Study in Scarlet. by Arthur Conan Doyle.
Conan Doyle, Arthur, Sherlock Holmes - 03 of 15 - The Hound of the Baskervilles 16:34. Conan Doyle, Arthur, Sherlock Holmes - 15 of 15 - The Hound of the Baskervilles 21:36. Conan Doyle, Arthur, Sherlock Holmes - 05 of 15 - The Hound of the Baskervilles 18:46. Conan Doyle, Arthur, Sherlock Holmes - 02 of 15 - The Hound of the Baskervilles 21:40. Conan Doyle, Arthur, Sherlock Holmes - 07 of 15 - The Hound of the Baskervilles 28:31. Conan Doyle, Arthur, Sherlock Holmes - 10 of 15 - The Hound of the Baskervilles 20:57.
Sherlock Holmes is a fictional character created by Arthur Conan Doyle between 1887 and 1927 in 62 cases (4 novels and 58 short stories). He is an amateur detective with powerful observation and deduction abilities. With 62 stories of the detective, it is the most numerous of Conan Doyle recurring characters. But it was not his first stories, see Complete Works
Sherlock Holmes's Prophecy Was Soon Fulfilled'. 5. "That Was My Singular Interview With Professor Moriarty".
Traditionally, the canon of Sherlock Holmes consists of the 56 short stories and four novels written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. In this context, the term "canon" is an attempt to distinguish between Doyle's original works and subsequent works by other authors using the same characters.
16 hrs ·. mxpublishing.
Arthur Conan Doyle created one of the world's most famous characters, Sherlock Holmes. But in some ways the Scottish-born author felt trapped by the runaway popularity of the fictional detective. Over the course of a long writing career Conan Doyle wrote other stories and books he believed to be superior to the tales and novels about Holmes. But the great detective turned into a sensation on both sides of the Atlantic, with the reading public clamoring for more plots involving Holmes, his sidekick Watson, and the deductive method.