The World of Sherlock Holmes

  • Discover more than you ever thought you could know about the myths and reality of Sherlock Holmes, his remarkably decent creator—Sir Arthur Conan Doyle—and the era in which the mysteries were published. Meticulous historical research, brilliant writing and a wealth of historical photographs and illustrations open your eyes to the fascinating circumstances and real-life men and women behind the creation of fiction’s most famous detective. You’ll gain new insights into many of his adventures, as well as his legacy in crime fiction, film, television and radio. A treasure for fans.