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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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 ... It is an interview which is given by Doyle during the great hiatus, and mentions inklings to write more Holmes adventures ...
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 ... 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 part "Steel true/Blade straight/Arthur Conan Doyle/K ... Haslemere, south of London, that Arthur Conan Doyle had built and lived in between October 1897 and September 1907, was a hotel and restaurant from 1924 until 2004 ...
Leslie S. Klinger
... New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, a three book edition of all of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes fiction with extensive annotations, "hailed as the definitive exegesis ... In February 2013, Klinger filed a lawsuit against the Conan Doyle Estate, who demanded a hefty license fee for the use of the Sherlock Holmes characters in a collection of stories In the Company ... domain status of Sherlock Holmes in the United States, since only ten of Conan Doyle's sixty stories are still under copyright and the definitive story elements (su ...
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 ...
Sherlock (TV Series)
... crime drama that presents a contemporary update of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories ... 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 ... United Kingdom, alongside tie-in editions of some of Conan Doyle's original books ...

Famous quotes by conan doyle:

    ‘Many men have been hanged on far slighter evidence,’ I remarked.
    ‘So they have. And many men have been wrongfully hanged.’
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    ‘Excellent!’ I cried.
    ‘Elementary,’ said he.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    ‘It is of the highest importance in the art of detection to be able to recognise out of a number of facts which are incidental and which are vital.... I would call your attention to the curious incident of the dog in the night-time.’
    ‘The dog did nothing in the night-time.’
    ‘That was the curious incident.’
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    Philosophy, astronomy, and politics were marked at zero, I remember. Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud stains from any region within fifty miles of town, chemistry eccentric, anatomy unsystematic, sensational literature and crime records unique, violin player, boxer, swordsman, lawyer, and self-poisoner by cocaine and tobacco.
    —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)