Arthur Conan Doyle
#2172 Overall Influence

Arthur Conan Doyle

Scottish physician and author

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Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was a British writer and physician. He created the character Sherlock Holmes in 1887 for A Study in Scarlet, the first of four novels and fifty-six short stories about Holmes and Dr. Watson. The Sherlock Holmes stories are considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.

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Bright Notes Study Guide to Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Study Guide: Sherlock Holmes

    As an author of the late- nineteenth and early- twentieth-century, Doyle’s novels impacted English fiction with vivid characters and thought provoking plot lines. Moreover, his compilation of Holmes books continue to fascinate readers today with it’s integration of humor and mystery.

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#542 World Rank
Literature

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