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  1. The best #SherlockSelfiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Radio Times

    ... by none other than Sherlock Holmes himself. Temple Newsam near Leeds played host to 443 fans dressed as Arthur Conan Doyle's super detective in aid of a new Yorkshire Brain Research Centre. But why restrict Sherlock fancy dress to just one event, ...

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  2. BOOKS: Tiny Sherlock Holmes book printedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    ... for Queen Mary's dolls' house is to be published for the first time in its original format. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle penned the story by hand in a tiny tome measuring 1.5in (3.8cm) by just over 1in (3cm). It is a little-known tale written in 1922 in ...

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  3. Interview: Monte Beauchamp on His Collection 'Masterful Marks: Cartoonists Who Changed the World'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... literature equivalents from generations before. Mary Shelley 's Frankenstein came to mind, as did Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's Sherlock Holmes , and then Edgar Rice Burroughs ' Tarzan. The ape-man's successful spin-off as a newspaper comic strip set me ...

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  4. Troupe spoofs classic Sherlock Holmes taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | This Week Community News

    ... German Village-based troupe will perform an adaptation of The Hound of the Baskervilles , written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1902.The novel features detective Sherlock Holmes, who's trying to solve an attempted murder traced to an evil dog ...

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  5. Tiny Sherlock Holmes book written for Queen Mary's dolls' house to be publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... for Queen Mary's dolls' house is to be published for the first time in its original format. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle penned the story by hand in a tiny tome measuring 1.5in (3.8cm) by just over 1in (3cm). It is a little-known tale written in 1922 in ...

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  6. Ar OpinionS&P Makes Me MadRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the main characters and the worlds their talented authors have created for them. So I open another book. Arthur Conan Doyle is to blame for my addiction. Back then I was a shy and observant middle-school child for whom the world of family, school ...

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  7. Sherlock fans are officially record-breakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Radio Times

    ... and descends upon Temple Newsam near Leeds. That's exactly what happened yesterday when 443 fans of Arthur Conan Doyle's super sleuth donned their deerstalkers and set a record for the most people dressed like the world-famous detective, as played ...

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  8. Lots of magic a " but little illumination a " in 'Houdini'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... leads him to wage a public (and slightly ironic) campaign against fake mediums, including the wife of Arthur Conan Doyle. But the psychology explored in "Houdini" is so obvious and garden variety that it squanders Brody's talents. Houdini was ...

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  9. Sherlock Selfie - world record smashed as 443 people dress like the world's greatest detectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... the world's most famous fictional detective, Holmes has captivated fans since his creation by author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1887.

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  10. Dinosaurs in Fantastic Fiction by Allen A. DebusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2007 | SF Site

    ... dinosaurs tales that Debus identifies and discusses include the lost world saga (as defined and named by Arthur Conan Doyle), the dinosaur as cautionary figure (such as the Gojira series), and dinosaurs in space. In some of these cases, especially ...

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  11. Lost Books Resurrected: Notable Books by Famous Authors (2006)...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2006 | SF Site

    ... is nothing more or less than a noir potboiler. Perhaps inspired by a combination of Edgar Allen Poe and Arthur Conan Doyle, the plot concerns the camphor cigarette-smoking detective M. Swann -- clearly an early version of the character found in ...

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  12. The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan DoyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2005 | SF Site

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in 1859 and sent to the Jesuit preparatory school Stonyhurst at the age of nine.

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  13. 'Houdini' role is magic for Kristen ConnollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Fresno Bee

    ... mother changed his focus to being more of a debunker of psychics. One of his targets was the wife of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the man behind the "Sherlock Holmes" stories. "Houdini" is a rare opportunity for Connolly to play a role based on a real ...

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  14. Actors' Summit announces sixteenth season that features five regional premieresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Examiner.com

    Actors' Summit gather for the holidays at their parent's home. Hound of the Baskervilles Mystery/Comedy By Steven Canny and John Nicholson Adapted from Arthur Conan Doyle's novel November 26 through December 21, 2014 It is safe to say that "Sir Arthur" probably did not intend for this story to be a comedy what with an ancient curse, a homicidal ... (more)

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  15. Sherlock Holmes shares his high-powered detective skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Business News

    The video below details the interrogation system used in the game, in which Holmes can call upon his razor-sharp perception to build a picture of a person's background, a similar trait to that displayed by Holmes in the novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  16. Incredible cases of mistaken identity: From Hello Kitty and Jaffa Cakes to lions and lasagneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... the Piltdown forger remains a mystery, but suspects include Dawson himself and Sherlock Holmes novelist Arthur Conan Doyle. Sold in packs and perfect for enjoying with a cup of tea, Jaffa Cakes were widely accepted as biscuits despite the name. That ...

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  17. Kristen Connolly tries a bit of magic in the new History mini-series 'Houdini'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    ... espionage, battles spiritualists, and encounters the greatest names of the era, from U.S. presidents to Arthur Conan Doyle and Rasputin. Joining Brody is Kristen Connolly as his wife Bess, the love of Harry's life and his right hand when it came to ...

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  18. Is Tony Soprano alive or dead? Why (still) trying to answer that is besides the pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Globe and Mail

    ... financial temptations to start imagining more life for popular characters they thought were finished. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was forced to resurrect Sherlock Holmes, who had to explain to an astonished Dr. Watson that he had only faked his own ...

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  19. BWW Exclusive: Elementary! Sherlock Holmes on His Way Back to the Broadway Stage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... stages. The production is set to be a brand new version of the beloved stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle that will be presented in the format of a play while a live orchestra underscores the drama and action. Sherlock Holmes is currently ...

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  20. The Participant ObserverRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... a personal stake in a situation is the central lesson that Sherlock Holmes tried to teach Dr. Watson in Arthur Conan Doyle's classic detective stories. SherlockA s amazing ability to see details that no one else saw, thus drawing his astounding ...

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