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The best science fiction of Arthur Conan Doyle

by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Charles G. Waugh and Martin H. Greenberg ; with an introduction by George E. Slusser.
    SeriesAlternatives
    ContributionsWaugh, Charles., Greenberg, Martin Harry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4621 .W38 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 190 p. ;
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4263086M
    ISBN 100809310465
    LC Control Number81008884

    Free download of The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle. Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. Read, write reviews and more. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was both a doctor and a believer in spirits, which may partly explain why his Sherlock Holmes is one of literature's most beloved detectives: Holmes always approaches his cases with the gentility and logic of a scientist, but the stories are suffused with an aura of the supernatural.

    Arthur Conan Doyle is the creator of the most famous detective character, Sharlock Holmes. He wrote lots of crime fiction, fantasy, and science fiction books; his Sherlock Holmes series generally considered as the milestones of the field of crime fiction writings. This famous author now referred to as Conan Doyle to the readers. The most famous fictional detective in the world is Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes. However, Doyle was, at best, ambivalent about his immensely successful literary creation and, at worst, resentful that his more "serious" fiction was relatively ignored. Born in Edinburgh, Doyle studied medicine from to and received his M.D. in

      Arthur Conan Doyle, in full Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, (born , Edinburgh, Scotland—died July 7, , Crowborough, Sussex, England), Scottish writer best known for his creation of the detective Sherlock Holmes—one of the most vivid and enduring characters in English fiction. Arthur Conan Doyle wrote 56 short stories and four novels starring his fictional sleuth. Michael Dirda – Pulitzer Prize-winning critic, writer and lifelong Sherlockian – gives us his personal choice of the best Sherlock Holmes books and tells us more about their creator.


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