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Is Sherlock Holmes really as rational as he seems?  He talks about the importance of reasoning and logic, but why then does he sometimes seem like a “strange Buddha”?  On the other hand, why in The Sign of the Four does Watson smash a Buddha?  What is going on in The Sign of the Four, that strange tale of Empire?  What is going on in all the original sixty stories in “the canon”? In this study of the stories, Sheldon Goldfarb explores questions like these, from the significance of the eggs in “Thor Bridge” to the reason Watson keeps leaving...

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A Baskerville Curse – Sherlock Holmes Re-Imagined Sherlock Holmes re-imagined in Lego figures – the tale of the Baskerville Curse with all the key elements of The Hound recreated James Macaluso has two passions – Sherlock Holmes and Lego – and he has brought them together to create the series of books ‘Sherlock Holmes Re-Imagined’ which have proved a hit with fans all over the world: “The illustrations by P James Macaluso Jr are eccentric, clever, beautifully presented, witty, and bang up to date, being full-colour photographs of creations in Lego, each a scene depicted by Sidney Paget in The...

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The Art of Sherlock Holmes: West Palm Beach Edition The Art of Sherlock Holmes is a totally unique experience. Imagine a dozen or more of the finest artists in the U.S. creating art for some the best new short stories written by some of the finest Holmes authors in the world. Each artist has envisioned their version of one story specifically selected for them. All stories and art in one large, hardcover, coffee table presentation volume. This first edition features artists from West Palm Beach, Florida. Future editions will be global, with participating artists contributing from all over the world. The...

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By kind introduction from the writer of 'A Scandal In Nova Alba', Orlando Pearson, we interviewed Daniel D Victor, a Sherlockian writer who also uses famous literary characters. Dan watched the performance at Undershaw from the other side of the world and tells us about his projects. The videos of from the evening are available on the MX site - Sherlock and Shakespeare.  

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We caught up with Orlando Pearson after the performance of 'A Scandal In Nova Alba' at Undershaw. We talk Shakespeare, Sherlock and how he picks his storylines. Orlando has five collections of stories published so far, several of which are being transformed into plays (Orlando's Books). The video of the performance is available on the MX site - Sherlock and Shakespeare.  

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Last night's event at Undershaw, the former home of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle made history by live-streaming a brand new Shakespeare-Sherlock crossover play to fans all over the world. An audience of around fifty fans were there in person and were joined by fans across the USA, Europe and as far away as India via an online broadcast thanks to sponsors Zoom. The evening was broken into three parts: The Scandal In Nova Alba Play - by Orlando Pearson A live performance from 'The Deductionist' Ben Cardall A live tour of the amazing fully restored Undershaw The evening was a...

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If you know a Sherlockian who smokes a pipe, then there is a rather neat gift that should give them hours of interesting reading. 'Sherlock Holmes As A Pipe Smoker' from Thomas Gwinner is proving very popular and is even being sold by some pipe smoking websites..... some Amazon reviews.... "My husband is a pipe smoker and Sherolk fan, he was thrilled to receive this book" "Anybody who has ever read the Sherlock Holmes mysteries knows that there were two constant companions of the great sleuth, Dr. Watson and his tobacco pipe. This book covers in detail the pipes and...

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It is well documented that Sherlock Holmes is the most depicted literary character on screen; he even has an entry in the Guinness Book of Records to prove it. This reference guide covers depictions of the world’s most famous detective, and his faithful companion, from the first silent film Sherlock Holmes is Baffled (1900) to the Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly comedy Holmes and Watson (2018). As well as cinema and television portrayals, this book by Nicko Vaughan (Author of The Wordy Companion: An A-Z Guide to Sherlockian Phraseology) also covers documentaries, animations and web series adaptations alongside début feature...

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The Merchant of Menace: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure Reluctantly, Sherlock Holmes agrees to assist Inspector Lestrade who is being hounded by an obnoxious nobleman whose jewel-encrusted dagger has gone missing. However, what Holmes initially believes to be a simple theft turns out instead to be his first encounter with a master criminal, who is as ruthless as he is brilliant, and whom Watson dubs “The Merchant of Menace.” Soon Holmes finds himself matching wits with a man who will steal anything – if the price is right. Moreover, this thief will go to any lengths, including blackmail and murder, to...

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Sherlock Holmes e il mistero di Kerrett’s Rood – Formato Kindle La sorella della signora Hudson fa riemergere il vecchio caso della famiglia Felton, il quale si intreccia alle misteriose apparizioni di un fantasma… Sul treno di ritorno per Londra, Sherlock Holmes e il Dottor Watson si imbattono casualmente nella loro prossima cliente, Mrs Grimshaw, che scopriremo essere la sorella di Mrs Hudson. Il suo racconto fa riemergere il vecchio caso della famiglia Felton, il quale si intreccia alle misteriose apparizioni di un fantasma. Holmes intuisce che queste apparizioni nascondono ben altro. Una visita all’avvocato di famiglia e alla vecchia proprietà...

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