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The Resource Teller of tales : the life of Arthur Conan Doyle, Daniel Stashower

Teller of tales : the life of Arthur Conan Doyle, Daniel Stashower

Label
Teller of tales : the life of Arthur Conan Doyle
Title
Teller of tales
Title remainder
the life of Arthur Conan Doyle
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Stashower
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Arthur Conan Doyle, the 19th century physician, portraying him as more than the creator of Sherlock Holmes. He wrote historical novels, he ran for parliament, he served as a medical officer in the Boer War and he crusaded for spiritualism
Summary
A biography of the creator of Sherlock Holmes shows how Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, beginning as a small-town doctor, became a friend to the famous, a celebrated writer, and a psychic investigator
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction, 1999.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Critical/Biographical, 2000.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155876
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 823/.8
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4623
LC item number
.S73 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Arthur Conan Doyle
Label
Teller of tales : the life of Arthur Conan Doyle, Daniel Stashower
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20951478
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 472 pages
Isbn
9780805050745
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98035059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39505652
  • (Sirsi) AAQ-4407
Label
Teller of tales : the life of Arthur Conan Doyle, Daniel Stashower
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20951478
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 472 pages
Isbn
9780805050745
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98035059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39505652
  • (Sirsi) AAQ-4407

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