A Sherlock Holmes Handbook - Dundurn

A Sherlock Holmes Handbook

Published July 1993

Hardcover
$ 29.99

Description

Here in one convenient book by a noted Sherlockian scholar is everything needed for the study and enjoyment of the Holmes canon: information on the stories and their publishing history; an assessment of a century of illustrators; a biography of Arthur Conan Doyle and a bibliography of his other writings; commentary on the films and plays about Sherlock Holmes; synopses of the stories and information about their characters; a survey of Victorian life and on the geography and social scene of 1895 London; and information on current Sherlockian organizations. A final section comments on the lasting appeal of Sherlock Holmes and what he means to generations of readers.

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Contributors

Christopher Redmond

Christopher Redmond has been studying and writing about Sherlock Holmes for twenty-five years and was for many years co-editor of Canadian Holmes. He is the author of In Bed with Sherlock Holmes and Welcome to America, Mr. Sherlock Holmes. Redmond lives in Waterloo, Ontario.

Book Details

Hardcover
July 1993
6.25x9.25 in
256 pp
9780889242463
ePub
July 1993
-
256 pp
9781554880577
ePub
July 1993
-
256 pp
9781770700390