The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge

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"The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge" is one of the fifty-six Sherlock Holmes short stories written by the famous British writer Arthur Conan Doyle. It is a lengthy, two-part story consisting of "The Singular Experience of Mr. John Scott Eccles" and "The Tiger of San Pedro." The plot tells about a mysterious murder in Wisteria Lodge and a client needing to be cleared of accusations.

About the Author

Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859-1930) was a revered British writer, renowned for his innovative contributions to the detective fiction genre, thanks to his iconic creation, Sherlock Holmes. Conan Doyle was born on May 22, 1859, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh, where his exposure to remarkable teachers evidently influenced his later writings, seen in the lucid medical references throughout his work. Post his studies, he practiced medicine, but gradually shifted his focus towards writing, achieving fame with the publication of 'A Study in Scarlet' in 1887, which introduced Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson to the world.

His profound contribution to literature encompasses numerous short stories, among which 'The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge' stands out as a part of the compilation published as 'His Last Bow'. Doyle's literary style is characterized by meticulous plotting, intellectual puzzles, the use of rationalism, and deep insight into the Victorian era's societal norms. Beyond the realm of detective tales, Conan Doyle also authored historical novels, science fiction, plays, romances, poetry, and non-fiction. Today, he is best remembered for the enduring legacy of Sherlock Holmes, a character whose influence has transcended literature, inspiring adaptations in film, television, and the modern detective genre itself.

Product Details

Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 28 Pages

Filesize: 257.1 KB

ISBN: 8596547062240