Sherlock Holmes Series by Arthur Conan Doyle
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Arthur Conan Doyle or Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle May — July was a Scottish writer and physician, known as one of the greatest writers of crime fiction and particularly renowned for his Sherlock Holmes series. He attended a Roman Catholic Jesuit school in Hodder Place, Stonyhurst and went on to study medicine at the University of Edinburgh from to , where he started writing stories in his free time. Conan Doyle first published a story in a journal when he was
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Complete Works
Arthur Conan Doyle was very prolific before, during and after Sherlock Holmes. He wrote more than fictions including 24 novels of all genres like history, fantasy, adventure, science-fiction, crimes, drama, war This is the full bibliography of his published writings. See also his handwriting section. View source View history. Log in.
In June of , the Editor presumably opened the envelope. When this competition was first mooted I went into it in a most light-hearted way, thinking that it would be the easiest thing in the world to pick out the twelve best of the Holmes stories. In practice I found that I had engaged myself in a serious task. In the first place I had to read the stories myself with some care. On the other hand, the actual plot is among the very best of the whole series, and for that it deserves its place.
Publication Order of Sherlock Holmes Short Story Collections
Traditionally, the canon of Sherlock Holmes consists of the 56 short stories and four novels written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The traditional canon—usually capitalized by aficionados of the Sherlockian game as "the Canon"—consists of four novels and 56 short stories. The description of these 60 adventures as the Sherlock Holmes canon and the game of applying the methods of " Higher Criticism " to it was started by Ronald Knox as a playful use of the traditional definition of Canon as an authoritative list of books accepted as Holy Scripture. Published 31 October ; contains 12 stories published in The Strand between July and June with original illustrations by Sidney Paget. Contains 12 stories published in The Strand as further episodes of the Adventures between December and December with original illustrations by Sidney Paget after the magazine publication, Conan Doyle included " The Adventure of the Cardboard Box " only in the His Last Bow collection. Contains 13 stories published in The Strand between October and December with original illustrations by Sidney Paget. Contains 7 stories published —
In addition to the series of stories chronicling the activities of Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr John Watson for which he is well-known, Doyle wrote on a wide range of topics, both fictional and non-fictional. In July Doyle published the short story " A Scandal in Bohemia " in The Strand Magazine —a "story which would change his life", according to his biographer, Andrew Lycett , as it introduced Holmes and Watson to a wide audience; the duo had provided the subject of Doyle's first novel, A Study in Scarlet , which was published in Beeton's Christmas Annual in The story in The Strand was one in a series of six, published in successive months. Doyle, fearful of having his other work overshadowed by his fictional detective, killed his creation off in December in " The Adventure of the Final Problem ". In he began the adventure series featuring Professor Challenger , who first appeared in The Lost World —both in short stories and novel form. Doyle also wrote four volumes of poetry and a series of stage works—his first was Jane Annie , an unsuccessful attempt at a libretto to an operetta, which he wrote with J. During the First World War he also wrote extensively on that conflict, both short articles and a six-volume history.