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The Resource The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes, Daniel Smith

The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes, Daniel Smith

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The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes
Title
The Ardlamont mystery
Title remainder
the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The real-life mystery featuring the two men - Joseph Bell and Henry Littlejohn - who inspired the creation of Sherlock Holmes. December 1893, Arthur Conan Doyle shocks his legions of fans by killing off the world's favourite fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes. Meanwhile, in Scotland, a sensational real-life murder trial is playing out. Alfred Monson, a scion of the aristocracy, is charged with killing a young army lieutenant, Cecil Hambrough, on the sprawling Ardlamont estate. The worlds of crime fiction and crime fact are about to collide spectacularly
Biography type
contains biographical information
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1976-
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Smith, Daniel
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Littlejohn, Henry
  • Bell, Joseph
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Murder
  • Trials (Murder)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes, Daniel Smith
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • WF Howes: LP4520
  • "Clipper"--Cover
  • Standard print edition originally published: London: Michael O'Mara Books Limited
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251326922
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
324 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781528821490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes, Daniel Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • WF Howes: LP4520
  • "Clipper"--Cover
  • Standard print edition originally published: London: Michael O'Mara Books Limited
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251326922
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
324 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781528821490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print

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