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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

Label
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
Subject
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
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Daniel
Dewey number
  • 823.8
  • 823.8
  • 823.8
  • 823.8
  • 823.8
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Bell, Joseph
  • Littlejohn, Henry
  • Murder
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Large type books
  • Literature
Label
The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes, Daniel Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Standard print edition originally published: London: Michael O'Mara Books Limited
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781528821490
Extent
336 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781528821490
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The Ardlamont mystery : the real-life story behind the creation of Sherlock Holmes, Daniel Smith
Publication
Note
Standard print edition originally published: London: Michael O'Mara Books Limited
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
9781528821490
Extent
336 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781528821490
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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