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Sherlock Holmes and Conan Doyle locations; a visitor's guide.


Sherlock Holmes and Conan Doyle locations; a visitor's guide.

Foster, Allan.

McFarland & Co.


156 pages




Foster, a writer and tour operator from Edinburgh, Scotland, provides a guide to notable locations in the life of Scottish writer Arthur Conan Doyle and in the adventures of his most famous character, Sherlock Holmes. The guide lists places in Scotland and England within sections categorized by county or unitary authority. Each entry includes the address and a description of the site's history and significance to the life of Conan Doyle and/or Holmes. The writings of Conan Doyle are liberally quoted throughout and black and white illustrations are included.

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Date:Jun 1, 2011
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