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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Encyclopedia Sherlockiana: The Complete A-To-Z Guide to the World of the Great Detective
Preview — Encyclopedia Sherlockiana by Matthew E. More than years after his first appearance, Sherlock Holmes is a literary phenomenon without comparison. This first comprehensive compendium to all the stories, films, characters, and clues from the Canon provides synopses of every case in the stories and novels, profiles of notable figures, descriptions of the real cases that inspired Conan Doyle, and more.
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Jan 26, Roberta rated it really liked it Shelves: 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. I should think that anyone who is a serious fan of the Sherlock Holmes books would want to have this book.
Besides for being a “complete A-To-Z Guide” there are illustrations and photographs scattered through the book. There are also some lists: 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 sherlcokiana but great to keep by your chair and dip into.
There is also a long list of Sherlock Holmes societies in the back. This book was originally published under both Encyclopedia Sherlockiana: There is a different book with the title Encyclopaedia Sherlockiana written by Jack Tracy which I have not seen. There is also another book with a similar title that was written by Orlando Park.
Sherlockiana – The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Jan 12, Kristina Brown rated it really liked it Shelves: A valuable reference book for Sherlockians and Holmesians, particularly those also interested in films, radio, pastiches etc. Sep 18, Leew49 rated it really liked it Shelves: The A ssherlockiana Z zherlockiana 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.
Photographs, maps, diagrams and artistic illustrations add to the clarity of the discussion. There is also an excellent chronology of the Holmes stories, a complete list of entries in the Canon enhanced by a list of standard abbreviations for each of the stories: Jerry rated it really liked it Sep 11, Renee G rated it really liked it Jun 17, Anthony Nesbitt rated it really liked it Jun 28, Terry rated it really liked it Aug 10, Gerald Nugent rated it it was amazing Feb 25, DL rated it it was amazing Aug 27, Christopher Roden rated it it was ok Feb 15, Noreen rated it liked it Dec 16, Marian rated sherlpckiana really liked it Mar 28, Jeff rated it really liked it Dec 23, Lindsay Kusnarowis rated it really liked it Aug 07, Lissy rated it it was amazing Aug 23, Alistair Duncan rated it liked it Aug 22, David Robbins rated it really liked it Feb 21, Court rated it liked it Jun 15, Sherlock rated it really liked it Apr 15, Thomas Taylor rated it it was amazing Dec 09, Roman Stadtler rated it really liked it Nov 22, Eli Wright rated it really liked it Nov 07, Kirsty rated it liked it Mar 01, Michael Hoskin rated it really liked it Feb 25, Olivia rated it it was amazing Nov 25, John Timmons rated it it was amazing Sep 19, Steven rated it liked it Nov 20, Burt rated it really liked it Mar 08, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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