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The Resource The man who created Sherlock Holmes : the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Andrew Lycett

The man who created Sherlock Holmes : the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Andrew Lycett

Label
The man who created Sherlock Holmes : the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Title
The man who created Sherlock Holmes
Title remainder
the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Lycett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive biography of Scottish author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle that explores his childhood, family life, medical practice, authorship of nonfiction works, inspiration for Sherlock Holmes, social acquaintances, marriages, interest in spiritualism, and much more
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
216597
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lycett, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 823/.8
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4623
LC item number
.L93 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
PR 4623 L981m 2007
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Authors, Scottish
  • Authors, Scottish
  • Authors, Scottish
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Label
The man who created Sherlock Holmes : the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Andrew Lycett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Conan Doyle : the man who created Sherlock Holmes. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-509) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two Irish Families -- Early years in Edinburgh 1859-1868 -- Stonyhurst and Feldkirch 1868-1876 -- Edinburgh university 1876-1881 -- On the road-Ireland, West Africa and Plymouth 1881-1882 -- Bush Villas, Portsmouth 1882-1883 -- Marriage and A study in scarlet 1884-1886 -- Discovery of spiritualism 1887-1888 -- Birth of a daughter 1889-1890 -- Vienna and London 1891-1892 -- Tennison Road, South Norwood 1892 -- Swiss interlude 1893-1894 -- America, Egypt and Undershaw 1894-1897 -- Jean Leckie 1897 -- Boer War and aftermath 1899-1901 -- The hound of Baskervilles to Louise's death 1901-1906 -- Edalji, second marriage and Windlesham 1907-1908 -- Pre-war: from Cornwall to Canada 1909-1914 -- First World War 1914-1918 -- Spiritualist mission 1919-1924 -- Bignell Wood and death 1925-1930
Control code
ocn148843231
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 559 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743275231
Lccn
2007034816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)148843231
Label
The man who created Sherlock Holmes : the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Andrew Lycett
Publication
Note
Originally published: Conan Doyle : the man who created Sherlock Holmes. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-509) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two Irish Families -- Early years in Edinburgh 1859-1868 -- Stonyhurst and Feldkirch 1868-1876 -- Edinburgh university 1876-1881 -- On the road-Ireland, West Africa and Plymouth 1881-1882 -- Bush Villas, Portsmouth 1882-1883 -- Marriage and A study in scarlet 1884-1886 -- Discovery of spiritualism 1887-1888 -- Birth of a daughter 1889-1890 -- Vienna and London 1891-1892 -- Tennison Road, South Norwood 1892 -- Swiss interlude 1893-1894 -- America, Egypt and Undershaw 1894-1897 -- Jean Leckie 1897 -- Boer War and aftermath 1899-1901 -- The hound of Baskervilles to Louise's death 1901-1906 -- Edalji, second marriage and Windlesham 1907-1908 -- Pre-war: from Cornwall to Canada 1909-1914 -- First World War 1914-1918 -- Spiritualist mission 1919-1924 -- Bignell Wood and death 1925-1930
Control code
ocn148843231
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 559 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743275231
Lccn
2007034816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)148843231

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