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... McCarthy was at the helm for a story written by Stephen Thomspon, which may or may not be based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle novel The Sign of Four ... "Lovely day for a wedding," added executive producer Sue Vertue a few hours later, tweeting a photo ... Comment?
... is filming a series of five 'webisodes' over the summer featuring the legendary detective. While Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's creation has appeared on screen more than 250 times -- worthy of a Guiness World Record as the most portrayed literary human ... Comment?
... in the blood (the opposite of anaemic), suggesting "unhealthy repletion", but here a "heavy" sleeper. -- Arthur Conan Doyle, The Return of Sherlock Holmes, 1903 And I did these things, not that I was an egotist, not that I was impervious to the ... Comment?
... hands to get up after urinating, her extra weight requiring a push. Shades of Sherlock Holmes. Maybe Sir Arthur Conan Doyle had serendipitously read about the Princes of Serendip. The Persian tale may be somewhat far-fetched, but the story does make ... Comment?
... 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 ... Comment?
... According to "The Devil and Sherlock Holmes," British men wore black armbands in mourning when Sir Arthur Conan Doyle killed him off, and people in the U.S. started "Let's Keep Holmes Alive" clubs. The backlash was so intense that Conan Doyle was ... Comment?
When Stephanie Osborn wrote her first Sherlock Holmes story in high school, a teacher thought she'd plagiarized the work - from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself. Comment?
... prefer to think like Sherlock Holmes or his faithful chronicler, John Watson? Holmes is portrayed in the Arthur Conan Doyle stories as a detective genius, a man whose mind can pierce through murk and uncertainty to the truth, while Dr. Watson, smart ... Comment?
The direction a bicycle has traveled can be determined by examining its tracks and thinking about tangent lines, geometric constraints and the bike's steering mechanism The question goes back to the early days of the bicycle age and a 1903 Sherlock Holmes story by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle called "The Adventure of the Priory School." Surprisingly, ... (more) Comment?
... stories and includes the original manuscript of the Sherlock Holmes story 'The Retired Colourman' by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. As part of Britten 100, the London-based festival celebrating the centenary of the great composer, The British Library ... Comment?
... ratings, but its imported crime drama series Elementary is proving a hit. The contemporary spin on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes, starring Jonny Lee Miller, has started to cement itself in the top ten most watched shows. On ... Comment?
... in a former horse-riding arena. Its name is taken from the description coined by Sherlock Holmes author Arthur Conan Doyle, for the cordite ammunition which was manufactured at the works, which he dubbed 'the greatest munitions factory on Earth' ... Comment?
... forget that a longer interval separates us from Napoleon than separated Scott from Prince Charlie." -- Arthur Conan Doyle in a letter to fellow writer James Payn, April 11, 1895 How exactly should one define the term historical novel? At the time ... Comment?
... Sherlock Holmes stories as a youngster. "You know, it's funny, I remember as a kid reading one or two of Arthur Conan Doyle's books and watching some of the old Sherlock Holmes shows on television," he says. "I just got off another job, but I am ... Comment?
... department at 718-687-0097. "Elementary," which premiered last year on CBS, is a contemporary take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "Sherlock Holmes" series. Set in New York, the show stars Miller as Holmes and Liu as Dr. Joan Watson. Comment?
... are suggesting, be Moriarty's right-hand man Sebastian Moran who comes after Holmes seeking revenge in Arthur Conan Doyle adventure The Empty House, on which this episode is at least partly based? Brown has swapped his usually dapper look for ... Comment?
... 12th 2013) in Central London. The contemporary detective drama based on the 19th century stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is set to continue in the Winter of 2013 as filming kicked off last week in London where the last series left off. Benedict ... Comment?
... being filmed on Sunday, which means that Brown's character could well be based on Sebastian Moran, who in Arthur Conan Doyle's original stories was hailed as 'the second most dangerous man in London'. Derren Brown, 42, cut a lead and mean figure, ... Comment?
... Solar Pons detective series in hand. Derleth had begun writing about Pons in the late 20s, after Sir Arthur Conan Doyle said there would be no further tales of Sherlock Holmes. Derleth's Pons, a consulting detective, was closely modelled on Holmes - ... Comment?
... blossomed into a book outline with the added information from a neighbor that Sherlock Holmes author, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, visited my home in the early 1920's. From that point, Crown Hill was born. It's been a seven year process, fitting my ... Comment?