A thorough and authoritative exploration of the life, career, and philosophy of the world’s most renowned detective includes notations of all the stories, films. More than years after his first appearance, Sherlock Holmes is a literary phenomenon without comparison. This first comprehensive compendium to all the. : Encyclopedia Sherlockiana () by Matthew E Bunson and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available.

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Republished in his collection Essays in Satire inthis text enjoyed a great diffusion and became the model for thousands of works for decades to follow. The study is limited to the Sherlock Holmes saga in the work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyleincluding all the characters appearing in the stories their lives, their activities, the places where they live, etc.

Sherlockiana – The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

Thanks for telling us about the problem. The A to Z entries include informative discussions of the stories, characters, and locations not only of the Canon but also parodies, pastiches, stage plays, movies, TV and radio; as well as biographies of the principal actors in each artistic realm.

Besides for being a “complete A-To-Z Guide” there are illustrations and photographs scattered through the book.

Sherlock rated it really liked it Apr 15, Knox and his lecture Studies in the Literature of Sherlock Holmes. This page was last edited on 21 Novemberat For example, Dogs that appear in the stories, Sherlock Holmes in science fiction, Sherlock Holmes films, TV, and rad This is a reference book; not the kind of thing that you sit down and read straight through but great to keep by your chair and dip into.


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List of cases List of investigators. Views Read Edit View history. Noreen rated it liked it Dec 16, Renee G rated it really liked it Jun 17, There is also a long list of Sherlock Holmes societies in the back.

This seed had germinated during his literary lunches gathering the literary and intellectual elite of New York, the Three-hour lunches sherlocoiana the literary.

Lists with This Book. History The first known example of humorous sherlockiana was a parody of Sherlock Holmes. This text is very important to ejcyclopedia the starting principle of sherlockiana, also known as The Great Game or The Grand Game.

Later, while in university, Knox continued studying the whole writings of Dr. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Encjclopedia rated it it was amazing Aug 27, Also, that among the published stories of Sherlock Holmes also known as sacred textsmost1 were written by his friend and colleague, Dr. Their purpose is to keep green the memory of the detective. Michael Hoskin rated it really liked it Feb 25, The Conan Doyle Encyclopedia.

But in the beginning of the Sherlockiana there was Ronald A. When he was a child, with his brothers, he wrote a critic about The Sign of Four like a parody of the critical studies of literary and religious works.


People interested in Sherlock Holmes and who enjoy sharing their interest with others are baptized sherlockians or holmesians. Christopher Roden rated it it was ok Feb 15, The Ultimate Sherlock Holmes Encyclopedia.

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Eli Wright rated it really liked it Nov 07, More than years after his first appearance, Sherlock Holmes is a literary phenomenon without comparison. Arthur Conan Doyle ‘s Sherlock Holmes. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Burt rated it really liked it Mar 08, To ask other readers questions about Encyclopedia Sherlockianaplease sign up.

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The more scholar sherlockiana has its origin in an article published in the Cambridge Review on 23 januarywhen Frank Sidgwick wrote An Open Letter to Dr. Jeff rated it really liked it Dec 23, Refresh and try again. Court rated it liked it Jun 15, The Sherlockian encyclopedja is a pastime of attempting to resolve anomalies and clarify implied details about Holmes and Watson. There are also some lists: Be the first to ask a question about Encyclopedia Sherlockiana.

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