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Welcome to America, Mr. Sherlock Holmes : Victorian America meets Arthur Conan Doyle

Author: Christopher Redmond
Publisher: Toronto : Simon & Pierre, 1987.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Christopher Redmond's fascinating account of Doyle's first trip to America has been reconstructed from newspaper accounts describing the places Doyle visited, from the Adirondacks to New York, Chicago, and Toronto. Despite the gruelling tour schedule, Doyle met dozens of the most important literary and social lights of America. Everywhere he went he was mobbed by public hungry for news of the man he had "killed off"  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Redmond, Christopher.
Welcome to America, Mr. Sherlock Holmes.
Toronto : Simon & Pierre, 1987
(OCoLC)16982550
Named Person: Arthur Conan Doyle; Arthur Conan Doyle; Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir; Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir; Arthur Conan Doyle
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Redmond
ISBN: 9781554883745 1554883741 9781554886531 1554886538 9781459714663 1459714660
OCLC Number: 281549427
Description: 1 online resource (235 pages) : map, portrait
Responsibility: Christopher Redmond.

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Christopher Redmond's fascinating account of Doyle's first trip to America has been reconstructed from newspaper accounts describing the places Doyle visited, from the Adirondacks to New York, Chicago, and Toronto. Despite the gruelling tour schedule, Doyle met dozens of the most important literary and social lights of America. Everywhere he went he was mobbed by public hungry for news of the man he had "killed off" a year earlier -- Sherlock Holmes, who was front page news. In Redmond's lively narrative, which is based on letters, newspaper reports, and other newly unearthed sources, you will.

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