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The best horror stories of Arthur Conan Doyle

by Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published by Academy Chicago Publishers in Chicago, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror tales, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. vi.

    Statementedited by Frank D. McSherry, Martin H. Greenberg, and Charles G. Waugh.
    ContributionsMcSherry, Frank D., Greenberg, Martin Harry., Waugh, Charles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4621 .M35 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 294 p. ;
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2528118M
    ISBN 100897332652
    LC Control Number88003436

    Although best known as the creator of Sherlock Holmes, Arthur Conan Doyle's work includes science fiction, historical romance and books on warfare and spiritualism. Born in Edinburgh, he qualified as a doctor and practised in Southsea before turning to writing as a means of supplementing his income. These horror stories -- never before compiled in one volume -- are carefully crafted, compelling and believable. Written in about the same decade as the Sherlock Holmes series, they will convince you that Arthur Conan Doyle was a master of more than just the detective : Chicago Review Press.

      The Horror of the Heights by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Audio Books. "The Horror of the Heights" by Arthur Conan The Horror of the Heights by Arthur Conan Doyle - The Best Audio Books - Horror.   It was subsequently printed in book form as part of the short story collection 'His Last Bow', published in In Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ranked it 9th in an article listing his dozen.

    Over years after his creation, Sherlock Holmes remains the most popular fictional detective in history. Arthur Conan Doyle is best known for the 60 stories he wrote about Sherlock Holmes. His body of work includes nearly novels, short stories, poems, historical books and pamphlets. About Conan Doyle . Doyle, Arthur Conan, Best horror stories of Arthur Conan Doyle (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle; Frank D McSherry; Martin Harry Greenberg; Charles Waugh.


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