Doyle, Arthur Ignatius Conan

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930); writer.

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930; Oxford DNB); writer. First published story, 'The Mystery of Sasassa Valley', published in Chambers's Edinburgh Journal in 1879. Published many short stories and novels; most famous for the Sherlock Holmes stories, beginning with A Study in Scarlet (1886). Also published non-fiction in the British Medical Journal. Joined the Society of Authors in 1890.

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Barraud, Herbert Rose. Portrait of Arthur Conan Doyle. Carbon Print. Eglington & Co., 1893. NPG Ax27656 © National Portrait Gallery, London. https://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw121530/Arthur-Conan-Doyle.

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“Doyle, Arthur Ignatius Conan,” The History of the Society of Authors, 1884–1914, accessed February 28, 2024, https://historysoa.com/people/Doyle-Arthur-Conan.

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