The Resource Sherlock Holmes for dummies, by Steven Doyle and David A. Crowder

Sherlock Holmes for dummies, by Steven Doyle and David A. Crowder

Label
Sherlock Holmes for dummies
Title
Sherlock Holmes for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Steven Doyle and David A. Crowder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive guide to this important literary figure and his author. A classic literary character, Sherlock Holmes has fascinated readers for decades-from his repartee with Dr. Watson and his unparalleled powers of deduction to the settings, themes, and villains of the stories. Now, this friendly guide offers a clear introduction to this beloved figure and his author, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, presenting new insight into the detective stories and crime scene analysis that have has made Sherlock Holmes famous. Inside you'll find easy-to-understand yet thorough information on the characters, re
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
823.912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4621
LC item number
.C66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
For dummies
Label
Sherlock Holmes for dummies, by Steven Doyle and David A. Crowder
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sherlock Holmes For Dummies; About the Authors; Dedication; Author's Acknowledgments; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Conventions Used in This Book; What You're Not to Read; Foolish Assumptions; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Elementary Beginnings and Background; Chapter 1: A Snapshot of Sherlock Holmes and the Stories That Made Him Famous; Chapter 2: The Great Detective and His Life in Crime; Chapter 3: Arthur Conan Doyle: The Doctor Who Created the Detective
  • Chapter 4: Life in the Days of London FogPart II: What a Bunch of Characters!; Chapter 5: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson; Chapter 6: Cops, Landladies, and Others: The Supporting Characters; Chapter 7: Villains, Victims, and Damsels in Distress; Part III: Holmes and His Adventures; Chapter 8: The "Typical" Sherlock Holmes Story; Chapter 9: Delving into "The Hound of the Baskervilles"; Chapter 10: The Gaslight Goes Away: The "Modern" Stories; Chapter 11: Common T
Control code
ocn630153479
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 360 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470503423
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24537895
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)630153479
  • pebco0470503424

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