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Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Line breaks: Sir Ar¦thur Conan Doyle
Pronunciation: /dɔɪl
  • (1859–1930), Scottish novelist and short-story writer, chiefly remembered for his creation of the private detective Sherlock Holmes. Holmes first appeared (with his friend Dr Watson, the narrator of the stories) in A Study in Scarlet (1887), and featured in more than fifty stories and in novels such as The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902).

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody