The great detective, by Zach Dundas; Gender and the modern Sherlock Holmes, edited by Nadine Farghaly; and Sherlock Holmes, edited by Alex Werner

Julia Knaus

Abstract


Review of:

Zach Dundas. The Great Detective: The amazing rise and immortal life of Sherlock Holmes. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015, hardcover, $26 (336p), ISBN 978-0-544-21404-0, e-book $15.95 (2378 KB), ISBN 978-0-544-22020-1, ASIN B00LZ7GP6U.

Nadine Farghaly, ed. Gender and the modern Sherlock Holmes: Essays on film and television adaptations since 2009. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2015, paperback, $35 (260p), ISBN 978-0-786-49459-0, e-book $9.99 (3353 KB), ISBN 978-1-4766-2281-1, ASIN B019WQQEY8.

Alex Werner, ed. Sherlock Holmes: The man who never lived and will never die. London: Ebury Press, 2014, hardcover, £25 (256p), ISBN 978-0-09-195872-5, e-book £12.99, ISBN 978-1-47-350264-2.

Keywords


Arthur Conan Doyle; Fandom; Sexuality; Victorian England; Victoriana

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3983/twc.2017.0968

License URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/

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