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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on May 22, 1859, in Edinburgh. He studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh and began to write stories while he was a student. Over his life he produced more than 30 books, 150 short stories, poems, plays, and essays across a wide range of genres. His most famous creation is the detective Sherlock Holmes, who he introduced in his first novel, A Study in Scarlet (1887). This was followed in 1889 by an historical novel, Micah Clarke. In 1893 Conan Doyle published The Final Problem in which he killed off his famous detective so that he could turn... Read More

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The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by John Berendt
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | April 2002
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-76002-0 (0-375-76002-4)

From “A Scandal in Bohemia,” in which Sherlock Holmes is famously outwitted by a woman, the captivating Irene Adler, to “The Five Orange Pips,” in which the master detective is pitted against the Ku Klux Klan, to “The Final Problem,” in which Holmes and his archenemy, Professor Moriarty, face each other... Read more






The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Illustrated by Coralie Bickford-Smith, Introduction by Iain Pears, Noted by Ed Glinert
Penguin Classics | Hardcover | November 2018
$23.00/30.00(Canada) | 978-0-241-34778-2 (0-241-34778-5)

A collection of the most famous cases faced by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's peerless creation, now in a beautiful hardcover edition designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith

This collection of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes includes many of the famous cases - and great strokes of brilliance -... Read more






The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Iain Pears, Noted by Ed Glinert
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | December 2001
$14.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-043771-3 (0-14-043771-1)

A collection of the most famous cases faced by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's peerless creation

This collection of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes includes many of the famous cases - and great strokes of brilliance - that made the legendary detective one of fiction's most popular... Read more






The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Berkley | Paperback | August 1986
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-09838-7 (0-425-09838-9)

The most recognized detective in all of literature, Sherlock Holmes emerged on the crime scene in A Study in Scarlet in 1887. His deductive reasoning, keen insight, skillful observations, and investigative tactics became the tools necessary to solve riveting and intriguing crimes that continue to delight generations of readers. Discover or... Read more






The Extraordinary Cases of Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Jonathan Stroud
Puffin Books | Trade Paperback | April 2010
$6.99/9.50(Canada) | 978-0-14-133004-4 (0-14-133004-X)

Through the foggy streets of Victorian London to the deepest countryside, Sherlock Holmes uses his unique powers of deduction in eight thrilling investigations, including the mysteries of 'The Speckled Band' and 'The Reigate Puzzle'. With a captivating introduction by award-winning Jonathan Stroud. Read more






The Great Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Joseph Delaney
Puffin Books | Trade Paperback | June 2011
$6.99/9.50(Canada) | 978-0-14-133249-9 (0-14-133249-2)

From the strange case of 'The Red-Headed League' to the extraordinary tale of 'The Engineer's Thumb', Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr Watson grapple with treachery, murder, and ingenious crimes of all kinds. But no case is too challening for the immortal detective's unique power of deduction. Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Fawcett | Paperback | May 1987
$6.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-35052-7 (0-345-35052-9)

The curse of the Baskervilles began in the 17th Century, when Sir Hugo swore he would give his soul to possess the beautiful daughter of a yeoman. He captured her, but she escaped. He saddled his horse and chased the girl over the moors until she dropped dead from exhaustion ... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Edited by Christopher Frayling, Illustrated by Coralie Bickford-Smith, Introduction by Christopher Frayling, Noted by Christopher Frayling
Penguin Classics | Hardcover | September 2010
$21.00/28.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-119243-7 (0-14-119243-7)

Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, tactile cloth with foil stamped into the design. The terrible spectacle of the beast, the fog of the moor, the discovery of a body, this classic horror... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Laurie R. King
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | October 2002
$11.00/15.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6606-0 (0-8129-6606-6)

Introduction by Laurie R. King
 
The most famous of the Sherlock Holmes stories, The Hound of the Baskervilles features the phantom dog of Dartmoor, which, according to an ancient legend, has haunted the Baskervilles for generations. When Sir Charles Baskerville dies suddenly of a heart attack on the grounds of... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Edited by Christopher Frayling
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | October 2001
$11.00/15.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-043786-7 (0-14-043786-X)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Hound of the Baskervilles gripped readers when it was first serialised and has continued to hold its place in the popular imagination to this day. Could the sudden death of Sir Charles Baskerville have been caused by the gigantic ghostly hound that is said to have... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Afterword by Anne Perry
Signet | Paperback | July 2001
$4.95/5.99(Canada) | 978-0-451-52801-8 (0-451-52801-8)

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson face a mystery on the moors in this classic caper from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

The country doctor had come to 221B Baker Street, the famous lodgings of Sherlock Holmes, with an eerie tale—the legend of the Hound of the Baskervilles, the devil-beast that haunted the lonely... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles, A Study in Scarlet, The Sign of Four
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Andrew Lycett
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | December 2014
$25.95/30.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-71267-8 (0-375-71267-4)

Three of the enthralling novels that brought us the world’s greatest fictional detective are gathered here in one volume.

In 1887, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s mystery novel A Study in Scarlet unleashed for the first time the unflappable Sherlock Holmes and his partner, Dr. John Watson. Watson and Holmes would go on... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Contribution by Judith Kerr
Puffin Books | Trade Paperback | January 2012
$6.99/9.50(Canada) | 978-0-14-132939-0 (0-14-132939-4)

When Sir Charles Baskerville is found mysteriously dead in the grounds of Baskerville Hall, everyone remembers the legend of the monstrous creature that haunts the moor. The great detective Sherlock Holmes knows that there must be a more rational explanation, but the difficulty is to find it before the hellhound finds... Read more






The Hound of the Baskervilles
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Berkley | Paperback | March 1987
$4.99/5.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-10405-7 (0-425-10405-2)

Holmes and Watson are faced with their most terrifying case yet. The legend of the devil-beast that haunts the moors around the Baskerville family's home warns the descendants of that ancient clan never to venture out "in those dark hours when the power of evil is exalted." Now, the most recent... Read more






The Lost World
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Penguin Books | Trade Paperback | May 2008
$13.00/17.50(Canada) | 978-0-14-103377-8 (0-14-103377-0)

Boys are mysterious creatures, with rich imaginations and inner lives at which most can only guess. Luckily, a few writers have the talent to capture their fantasies of extraordinary adventure and epic bravery. Inspired by the success of The Dangerous Book For Boys, the six titles of the Penguin Great Books... Read more






The Lost World
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Michael Crichton
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | January 2003
$12.00/16.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6725-8 (0-8129-6725-9)

In The Lost World, the first in a series of books to feature the bold Professor Challenger—a character many critics consider one of the most finely drawn in science fiction—Challenger and his party embark on an expedition to a remote Amazonian plateau where, as the good professor puts it, “the ordinary... Read more






Sherlock Holmes
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Illustrated by Sydney Paget
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | November 1996
$18.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-45104-4 (0-679-45104-8)

A collection of the stories in which Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created the most famous amateur detective of all time. Includes such favorites as “The Red-Headed League,” “The Speckled Band,” and “The Adventure of the Dancing Men.” Read more






The Sherlock Holmes Mysteries
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Afterword by Regina Barreca, Introduction by Anne Perry
Signet | Paperback | April 2014
$6.95/7.95(Canada) | 978-0-451-46765-2 (0-451-46765-5)

Includes an Introduction by Anne Perry and a New Afterword by Regina Barreca.

Indisputably the greatest fictional detective of all time, Sherlock Holmes lives on—in films, on television, and of course through Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s inimitable craft. These twenty-two stories show Holmes at his brilliant best.

THE ADVENTURE OF THE SPECKLED... Read more






Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories Volume I
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Bantam Classics | Paperback | November 1986
$6.95/9.95(Canada) | 978-0-553-21241-9 (0-553-21241-9)

Sherlock Holmes
The Complete Novels and Stories

Volume I

Since his first appearance in Beeton’s Christmas Annual in 1887, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes has been one of the most beloved fictional characters ever created. Now, in two paperback volumes, Bantam presents all fifty-six short stories and four novels featuring Conan Doyle’s classic... Read more






Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories Volume II
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Bantam Classics | Paperback | November 1986
$6.95/9.95(Canada) | 978-0-553-21242-6 (0-553-21242-7)

Sherlock HolmesThe Complete Novels and StoriesVolume IISince his first appearance in Beeton’s Christmas Annual in 1887, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes has been one of the most beloved fictional characters ever created. Now, in two paperback volumes, Bantam presents all fifty-six short stories and four novels featuring Conan Doyle’s classic... Read more






Sherlock Holmes: The Novels
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Michael Dirda
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | November 2015
$25.00/33.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-310713-2 (0-14-310713-5)

All four legendary Sherlock Holmes novels, collected in a unique Graphic Deluxe Edition with an introduction by Michael Dirda
 
Though endlessly reinterpreted, reinvented, and imitated, the Sherlock Holmes stories have never been surpassed. Sporting his signature billowing coat and pipe in hand, the genius investigator Holmes captivates readers with his alluring melancholy... Read more






The Sign of Four
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Edited by Ed Glinert, Introduction by Peter Ackroyd
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | October 2001
$11.00/14.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-043907-6 (0-14-043907-2)

As a dense yellow fog swirls through the streets of London, a deep melancholy has descended on Sherlock Holmes, who sits in a cocaine-induced haze at 221B Baker Street. His mood is only lifted by a visit from a beautiful but distressed young woman - Mary Morstan, whose father vanished ten... Read more






A Study in Scarlet
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | October 2001
$9.00/12.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-043908-3 (0-14-043908-0)

The first case of the celebrated Sherlock Holmes

In the debut of literature's most famous sleuth, a dead man is discovered in a bloodstained room in Brixton. The only clues are a wedding ring, a gold watch, a pocket edition of Boccaccio's Decameron, and a word scrawled in blood on the wall... Read more






A Study in Scarlet
Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Introduction by Anne Perry
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | June 2003
$9.00/11.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6854-5 (0-8129-6854-9)

Introduction by Anne Perry
Includes newly commissioned endnotes
 
In 1887, a young Arthur Conan Doyle published A Study in Scarlet, creating an international icon in the quick-witted sleuth Sherlock Holmes. In this very first Holmes mystery, the detective introduces himself to Dr. John H. Watson with the puzzling line “You... Read more





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