Wednesday, March 02, 2005

Sherlock Holmes' "Father" Was a Doctor

Did you know . . .

. . . Arthur Conan Doyle, creator/author of the Sherlock Holmes canon, was practicing medicine in Southsea, England, at the time the first Holmes work (A Study in Scarlet) was published in 1887? Doyle later served during the Boer War as a British Army doctor.


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