Hounding Holmes: Arthur Conan Doyle, Bloodhounds …

But by the end of his life, on , Conan Doyle was a , having spent decades researching ghosts, fairies and the paranormal. His fascination with the supernatural grew after his son Kingsley and his younger brother, Innes, battle-weary from service in World War I, died amid the worldwide influenza pandemic shortly after returning home.

Arthur, Conan Doyle. Crime_of_Congo | Belgium - …
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Their friendship ended soon after Houdini attended a seance at which Conan Doyle’s second wife, the former Jean Leckie, claimed to be channeling the spirit of Houdini’s beloved mother. Leckie produced several pages of automatic writing, in . Houdini was highly skeptical: His mother, a Jew, had been a rabbi’s wife and, as an immigrant from Hungary had a limited grasp of English.


The Fiend of the Cooperage / Arthur Conan Doyle - …

This essay will investigate The Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar Wilde and a selection of Sherlock Holmes stories by Arthur Conan Doyle.
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William Shakespeare’s Othello presents and “evil” character, Iago, who can be compared to the Arthur Conan Doyle TV adaption of BBC Sherlock’s Moriarty....


Through the Magic Door: By Arthur Conan Doyle ..


"The Napoleon of crime" is an epithet applied to Professor Moriarty, arch-rival of Sherlock Holmes in Arthur Conan Doyle's series of detective stories.

any version—relative to the original stories by Arthur Conan Doyle

most enduring creation was Sherlock Holmes, the logical detective who appeared in dozens of stories and four novels by Conan Doyle and who has more recently been portrayed in movies by Benedict Cumberbatch and Robert Downey Jr. Many would suspect that Conan Doyle, a trained physician who was often beseeched by the public to , might have been as inflexibly rational as Holmes.