Round the Fire Stories

Round the Fire Stories

by Arthur Conan Doyle
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Round the Fire Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle

Originally published in 1908 and out of print for more than half a century, this collection of stories, complete with a Preface by the author, presents Sir Arthur Conan Doyle at his finest. These 17 tales of suspense and adventure are meant to be read "round the fire" on a cold winter's night and include murder, madness, ghosts, unsolved crimes, mysterious disappearances, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442943810
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
Publication date: 07/16/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 360 KB

About the Author

Scottish author Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859 -1930) was a physician known for creating the character Sherlock Holmes. His detective stories are generally considered milestones in crime fiction. He also created a second character, Professor Challenger, and popularised the mystery of the Mary Celeste. He was a prolific writer and he worked on the front line during the Boer War, recording his observations and interviews with soldiers to put into book form.

Date of Birth:

May 22, 1859

Date of Death:

July 7, 1930

Place of Birth:

Edinburgh, Scotland

Place of Death:

Crowborough, Sussex, England

Education:

Edinburgh University, B.M., 1881; M.D., 1885

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The short stories are entertaining
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