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Sherlock Holmes the Published ApocryphaNa książkę składają się the Published Kindle #208 opowiadania Zaginiony pociąg Zagadka wielbiciela zegarków Kwestia kwesty i Dedukcja Watsona Choć napisał je sam Arthur Conan Doyle jako teksty au A collection of stories and plays that are as close to belonging to The Canon as can be One of those rare ‘must haves’ for your Holmes library Sherlockians like to hold the Canon in the same esteem that Christians hold the Bible So it should come as no surprise that there are some works by Doyle that are comparable to apocrypha The term refers to early Christian writings not included in the Bible Jack Tracy author of the popular Encyclopedia Sherlockiana collected some authentic and near authentic Holmes works that are not part of the Canon Few books made up of Holmes fiction can justifiably sit on your bookshelf next to Doyle’s short stories and novels about the wisest and finest man Dr Watson ever knew This book is one of that rare numbers No one who has looked at Tracy’s Encyclopedia can doubt his Sherlockian scholarship He utilizes his vast knowledge in an efficient and readable way in Sherlock Holmes The Published Apocrypha Each section begins with info about the writings that follow Interesting and “must know” details set the stage for the pieces themselves For instance chapter one contains three parodies Doyle wrote the first for the Edinburgh undergraduate magazine How Watson Learned the Trick in which Doyle actually lampoons himself was composed for ueen Anne’s dollhouse The Adventure of the Two Collaborators followed upon the disastrous Jane Annie a play co written by Doyle and Peter Pan author JM Barrie Four well written pages tell the reader why and how these three parodies came about There follows the full text of the stories The book follows this pattern and it is an accessible way to present the contents Next are two Doyle stories The Man with the Watches and The Lost Special Both were published in The Strand in 1898 after The Final Problem and before Holmes’ temporary revival in The Hound of the Baskervilles Both tales include an unnamed amateur detective who could easily have been Sherlock Holmes The great Edgar W Smith argued that these two tales should have been included in the Canon as Holmes adventures Doyle may have killed off Holmes but it appears he wasn’t uite through writing about him Well or at least writing the same types of tales Next is my favorite chapter William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes There is a fascinating mini history about Gillette’s two Holmes plays Sherlock Holmes; A Drama in Four Acts and The Painful Predicament of Sherlock Holmes Then we are treated to the full text of both plays This book is worth the price for the Gillette plays alone In a natural progression Doyle’s two Holmesian plays follow A half dozen pages tell about the creation of The Speckled Band and The Crown Diamond The first is a good play and was successful on stage The second not uite a keeper Hesketh Pearson found the outline for an unwritten Holmes story when he was researching his biography of ACD That short outline is included in this book It wouldn’t have been much of a Holmes tale The book ends with The Case of the Man Who Was Wanted Pearson also discovered an entire previously unknown Sherlock Holmes tale in 1942 The Doyle estate always uick to try and make a buck surprisingly enough resisted pressure to publish it Finally in 1948 they accepted an offer from Cosmopolitan and it was published Then the bad news Arthur Whitaker said that he had written the tale and sent it to Doyle in 1910 hoping it would become a collaboration Doyle declined and suggested Whitaker rewrite is a

Arthur Conan Doyle ó the Published Apocrypha Epub

Tej pory w żadnej z polskich książek kolekcji tekstów o Sherlocku Dodatkowo książka zawiera też Tajemnicę współautorów napisaną w prezencie dla Doyle'a przez JM Barriego twórcę Piotrusia Pan A hodgepodge of Holmes related works including two stories he makes cameos in and plays written for the theater These are all sub par at best Unless you are a die hard fan or a completest of the genre this collection is better left unread

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Sherlock Holmes Doc ã the Published Apocrypha Ó Horticulturetrader ↠ [Reading] ➶ Sherlock Holmes, the Published Apocrypha By Arthur Conan Doyle – Na książkę składają się opowiadania Zaginiony pociąg Zagadka wielbiciela zegarków Kwestia kwesty i Dedukcja WatToparodystyczne lub z jedynie gościnnymi wystepami wielkiego detektywa nie są one zaliczane do ścisłego kanonu przygód Sherlocka Holmesa W związku z Sherlock Holmes ePUB #231 tym nie ukazały się do This collection shares much of it's content with the collection entitled The Final Adventures of Sherlock Holmes actually the only items that do not appeare in the afore mentioned book are two stage plays Sherlock Holmes by William Gillette and a stage adaptation of The Speckled Band by the creator himself Arthur Conan Doyle I highly recomend the two plays as they are both very good and hardly ever seen on stage any The two stories The lost Special and The man with the watches are also very good but I have also seen them reprinted in many other collection including the final Adventures so that they are hardly rare any