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  1. Sherlock goes sidesplittingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... Sullivan, three masters of comedy. It helps when the script is a clever adaptation of the famous story by Arthur Conan Doyle, "The Hound of the Baskervilles." The term "adaptation" is used loosely here to describe a rather free-wheeling romp through ...

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  2. UnicodeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Eric.Weblog()

    ... wasted space for storing a simple English string is getting out of hand. Switching the complete works of Arthur Conan Doyle from ASCII (which is also an encoding) to UCS-4 would take four times as much space. Gradually, the world seems to be ...

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  3. Dr. DoyleRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    When Arthur Conan Doyle wasn't writing Sherlock Holmes , he was a practicing doctor.

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  4. High fives for our favorite writersRead the original story

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    ... in the Rue Morgue" was first published in 1841 , long before Sherlock Holmes was even a twinkle in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's eye. C. Auguste Dupin, Poe's French detective protagonist, solved the locked-room mystery despite a number of red herrings ...

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  5. Bocas Lit Fest tackles crime writingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    ... history, going back to the 19th century and was dominated by British writers such as the Scottish Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of the unbeatable detective Sherlock Holmes, and Agatha Christie, who according to the Guinness Book of Records, is the ...

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  6. A web of race and class: Arctic Summer by Damon GalgutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Statesman

    ... of Colm TA3ibA n's The Master (Henry James) or the experimentation of Julian Barnes's Arthur and George (Arthur Conan Doyle); but Galgut is too wedded to the latter genre to produce a completely successful example of the former. His best work - The ...

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  7. Book Review: 'The Remedy'Read the original story

    Thursday | Washington Times

    THE REMEDY: ROBERT KOCH, ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE, AND THE QUEST TO CURE TUBERCULOSIS By Thomas Goetz Gotham Books, $27, 289 pages, illustrated If almost everyone knows Arthur Conan Doyle as the creator of Sherlock Holmes, few remember today that he was actually a medical practitioner, even though his training and experience permeate the stories.

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  8. A Chekhov From ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Atlantic

    ... Solitude , which revolves around a young woman's poisoning. Li has said that she steeped herself in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (another in the pantheon of doctor-writers) when she first began thinking of a novel about a murder. But the crime at the ...

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  9. Mark Gatiss: "Tom Hiddleston would be wonderful in Sherlock"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... "Well it's an internet rumour so it must be true. We might as well just wait and see what happens." Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's original Sherlock Holmes stories make no reference to a third Holmes brother but Gatiss's character told Sherlock at the end ...

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  10. Connecting TB and Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... could do little to treat it, and almost nothing was known of its spread. Two physicians-Robert Koch and Arthur Conan Doyle-changed that. In his new book, The Remedy , Thomas Goetz explores the history of tuberculosis-once a death sentence that ...

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  11. 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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  12. Behind closed doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Standard

    ... Holmes is not and never was a real person. His "house" is nothing more than a recreation of what author Arthur Conan Doyle imagined in his many mysteries. Still, lines form down Baker Street for this popular attraction. It's a bit ironic that this ...

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  13. Dallas Theater Center to Present Sherlock Holmes: the Final...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, which is based on the original 1899 play by William Gill ette and Arthur Conan Doyle and opens in previews on April 25 with a Pay-What-You-Can performance and runs through May 25 at the Dee and Charles Wyly ...

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  14. Bay City Players closes its season with 'Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure'Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | MLive.com

    ... Rathbone. This adaption by Steven Dietz, based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is the first time forensics is used to solve a crime, says Ross. Described as a mystery comedy, Ross says the play is suitable ...

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  15. Review: 'Hound of the Baskervilles' spoofs Sherlock Holmes classicRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... moors is home to an unexpected mashup of high jinks and dread in the "The Hound of the Baskervilles." Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic mystery is spoofed within an inch of its life in TheatreWorks' wacky new adaptation of the Sherlock Holmes ...

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  16. Court Theatre Presents the Hound of the Baskervilles, Now thru May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Court Theatre is proud to announce their production of The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle , adapted by Steven Canny and John Nichols on.

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  17. Sherlock Holmes: the Final Adventure Comes to Coronado Playhouse, Now thru 5/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... singer, putting them on a collision course with Holmes' greatest enemy. Inspired by the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the 1899 play written by William Gill ette and Mr. Doyle, playwright Steven Dietz has written a spirited, fast-moving, and ...

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  18. 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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  19. Upcoming A&E eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Mountain View Voice

    In the spirit of their 2011 production of "The 39 Steps" -- an on-stage send up of Alfred Hitchcock's 1935 thriller -- TheatreWorks Silicon Valley is currently staging a satirical take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's third Sherlock Holmes novel, "The Hound of The Baskervilles," a tale of "an ancient family curse, a spectral hound, a deranged killer and ... (more)

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  20. Sherlock Holmes creator's former Hindhead home 'saved'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Surrey Advertiser

    Sherlock Holmes fans are celebrating after it was announced that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's former Hindhead home has been "saved".

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