Conan Doyle

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a Scottish physician and writer, most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include fantasy and science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels.

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Monsieur Lecoq (novel) - Influence
... Gaboriau influenced later detective fiction writers, notably Conan Doyle, who acknowledged his debt to Gaboriau ... Conan Doyle wrote, ‘Gaboriau had rather attracted me by the neat dovetailing of his plots, and Poe’s masterful detective, M ... But could I bring an addition of my own?’ Conan Doyle also uses Gaboriau’s two-part structure for two of the four longer Sherlock Holmes stories ...
Leslie S. Klinger
... He is the editor of The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, a three book edition of all of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes fiction with extensive annotations, "h ... Sherlock Holmes in the United States, since only ten of Conan Doyle's sixty stories are still under copyright and the definitive story elements (such as Holmes's bohemian habits, deductive reasoning and ...
Canon Of Sherlock Holmes - Works By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - Essays and Retrospectives
... Arthur Conan Doyle rarely gave interviews or publicly discussed his character ... However, the following is a list of Conan Doyle essays and interviews on his character which are currently in publication, either in Green or Haining's book or in standard editions of the ... It is an interview which is given by Doyle during the great hiatus, and mentions inklings to write more Holmes adventures ...
Sherlock (TV Series)
... television crime drama that presents a contemporary update of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories ... aspired to produce a modern-day version of Conan Doyle's stories in which Sherlock uses the technologies that are available to him today in order to help him solve crimes ... Disc in the United Kingdom, alongside tie-in editions of some of Conan Doyle's original books ...
Conan Doyle - Life and Career - Death
... Conan Doyle was found clutching his chest in the hall of Windlesham Manor, his house in Crowborough, East Sussex, on 7 July 1930 ... That inscription reads, "Blade straight / Steel true / Arthur Conan Doyle / Born May 22nd 1859 / Passed On 7th July 1930." The epitaph on his gravestone in the churchyard reads, in ... Undershaw, the home near Hindhead, Haslemere, south of London, that Arthur Conan Doyle had built and lived in between October 1897 and September 1907 ...

Famous quotes by conan doyle:

    From a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    For strange effects and extraordinary combinations we must go to life itself, which is always far more daring than any effort of the imagination.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    All other men are specialists, but his specialism is omniscience.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    A man should keep his little brain attic stocked with all the furniture that he is likely to use, and the rest he can put away in the lumber room of his library, where he can get it if he wants it.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)