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  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    The Darker Side Of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Volume 3. Most famous for his tales of crimes and deduction, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle also had a passion for suspense, the supernatural and the macabre as demonstrated in this collection of gothic short stories. The stories featured in this volume include: The Captain Of The Polestar, B.24 and The Lost Special. So get ready for Doyle's vivid spine-tingling imagination to unnerve and thrill you in equal measure! Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) - Inspired by Sir Walter Scott, Robert Louis Stevenson, Edgar Allan Poe, Guy De Maupassant, and Emile Gaboriau, Arthur Conan Doyle's now iconic mastermind sleuth and his companion Dr. John H. Watson redefined...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    The Darker Side Of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Volume 4. Most famous for his tales of crimes and deduction, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle also had a passion for suspense, the supernatural and the macabre as demonstrated in this collection of gothic short stories. The stories featured in this volume include: The Leather Funnel, The Beetle Hunter, The Black Doctor and The Jew's Breastplate. So get ready for Doyle's vivid spine-tingling imagination to unnerve and thrill you in equal measure! Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) - Inspired by Sir Walter Scott, Robert Louis Stevenson, Edgar Allan Poe, Guy De Maupassant, and Emile Gaboriau, Arthur Conan Doyle's now iconic mastermind sleuth and his companion...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    The Darker Side Of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Volume 5. Most famous for his tales of crimes and deduction, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle also had a passion for suspense, the supernatural and the macabre as demonstrated in this collection of gothic short stories. The stories featured in this volume include: Lot 249, The Man with the Watches, The Japanned Box and The Club Footed Grocer. So get ready for Doyle's vivid spine-tingling imagination to unnerve and thrill you in equal measure! Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) - Inspired by Sir Walter Scott, Robert Louis Stevenson, Edgar Allan Poe, Guy De Maupassant, and Emile Gaboriau, Arthur Conan Doyle's now iconic mastermind sleuth and his companion Dr....read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (May 22, 1859 - July 7, 1930) was a Scottish physician and author, best-known for his stories about Sherlock Holmes, considered milestones in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works included science fiction stories and fantasy novels, most notably, "The Lost World," as well as, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels. The following 1930 recording is from a talk on creating Sherlock Holmes, and...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Arthur Conan Doyle - The Poetry. If ever a writer needed an introduction Arthur Conan Doyle would not be considered that man. After all, Sherlock Holmes is perhaps the foremost literary detective of any age. Add to this canon his stories of science fiction and horror, his historical novels, his political campaigning, his efforts in establishing a Court Of Appeal and there is little room for anything else. Except he was also a poet. Not perhaps the finest but his distinctive voice is certainly evident amongst his lines and verses. And it's a voice worth listening too; something very different from what you might expect. So without further ado our readers, including Richard Mitchley and...read more

  • Hesketh Pearson

    The rich life Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is featured here: his work as a doctor, his novels and journalistic writings, his support of Spiritualism and his defence of fairies. This is a unique set for the 150th anniversary of his birth. After his early years in medicine, the writing talents of Arthur Conan Doyle took over. Sherlock Holmes and Professor Challenger were among his successes. David Timson, an actor and director who has read the complete Sherlock Holmes collection for Naxos AudioBooks, has compiled this commemorative collection showing the range of Conan Doyle's life and work. It includes the 2CD biography by Hesketh Pearson, The Speckled Band, an excerpt from The Lost...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was a British author most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, historical novels, plays and romances, poetry, and non-fiction. Here are two of his best stories, The New Catacomb and The...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    A superb collection of stories that will enthral both young and old. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is one of the world's great storytellers, exhibiting astounding versatility in his narration, as he ranges between science fiction (in ""When the World Screamed""), mystery and adventure (in ""The Lost Special""), horror (in ""The Leather Funnel""), action and heroism (in ""The Croxley Master"") and the ghostly occult (in ""The Brown Hand""). This outstanding collection will keep listeners on the edge of their armchairs for 10 hours of breathless excitement and suspense. * 'The Brazilian Cat' * 'The Case of Lady Sannox' * 'The Japanned Box' * 'The New Catacomb' * 'The Croxley...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss present their all-time favorite Sherlock Holmes adventures, with introductions read by Mark Gatiss. The hit BBC series Sherlock has introduced a whole new generation of fans to Arthur Conan Doyle’s legendary detective. In this unique collection, Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss have selected their all-time favorite Sherlock Holmes adventures, providing readers a curated masterclass in crime fiction.Each of these nineteen tales, from Sherlock’s first appearance in A Study in Scarlet to the late classic The Dying Detective, is a potent mix of murder, suspense, cryptic clues, red herrings, and revenge--a...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Most famous for his tales of crime and deduction, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle also had a passion for suspense, the supernatural and the macabre as demonstrated in this collection of gothic short stories. This set contains the stories: The Horror of the Heights, The Lord of Chateau Noir, The Nightmare Room, The Ring of Thoth & The Brazilian Cat. So get ready for Doyle's vivid spine tingling imagination to unnerve and thrill you in equal...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Most famous for his tales of crime and deduction, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle also had a passion for suspense, the supernatural and the macabre as demonstrated in this collection of gothic short stories. This set contains the stories: The New Catacomb, Playing with Fire, The Terror of Blue John Gap, The Case of Lady Sannox, The Brown Hand, The Los Amigos Fiasco. So get ready for Doyle's vivid spine tingling imagination to unnerve and thrill you in equal...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    A Classic short story by Sir Arthur Conan...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    A Classic short story by Sir Arthur Conan...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    A Classic short story by Sir Arthur Conan...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    A Classic short story by Sir Arthur Conan...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    A Classic short story by Sir Arthur Conan...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Seven short story masterpieces by the acknowledged master of the short story, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 'The Parasite' 'The Mystery of Sasassa Valley' 'The Man with the Watches' 'A Pastoral Horror' 'The Slapping Sal' 'Lot No. 249' 'The Ring of...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Clive Merrison stars as Holmes with Michael Williams as Watson in these twelve adventures from the unique, fully dramatised BBC canon of Conan Doyle's short stories and novels. The twelve dramatisations are The Illustrious Client; The Blanched Soldier; The Mazarin Stone; The Three Gables; The Sussex Vampire; The Three Garridebs; The Problem of Thor Bridge; The Creeping Man; The Lion's Mane; The Veiled Lodger; Shoscombe Old Place; The Retired Colourman. These short stories are the very last ones written by Arthur Conan Doyle about his much-loved fictional detective. Holmes and Watson are faced with cases that range from the suspicious to the seemingly supernatural, and encounter...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Dig deep into this mystery classic! The thought provoking themes in the book will leave you with...read more

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Dig deep into this mystery classic! The thought provoking themes in the book will leave you with...read more