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Sherlock Holmes : the unauthorized biography

Author: Nick Rennison
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fictional biography of Sherlock Holmes describes his influence on the political events of late-nineteenth-century England, his connections to the British criminal underworld, and his investigations into some of his era's most infamous crimes.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Arthur Conan Doyle; Arthur Conan Doyle; Arthur Conan Doyle; Sherlock Holmes; John H Watson, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Rennison
ISBN: 0871139472 9780871139474
OCLC Number: 123947483
Description: pages cm
Contents: 'My ancestors were country squires' --
'This inhospitable town' --
'You have been in Afghanistan, I perceive' --
'He is the Napoleon of crime' --
'You should publish an account of the case' --
'I've had to do with fifty murderers' --
'The many causes célèbres and sensational trails in which I have figured' --
'I should never marry ... ' --
'I travelled for two years in Tibet' --
'I then passed through Persia ... ' --
'I hear of Sherlock everywhere' --
'Occasional indiscretions of his own' --
'A small farm upon the downs' --
'There's an east wind coming' --
'The greatest mystery for last'.
Responsibility: Nick Rennison.

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A fictional biography of Sherlock Holmes describes his influence on the political events of late-nineteenth-century England, his connections to the British criminal underworld, and his investigations into some of his era's most infamous crimes.

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