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The Doyle diary

Charles Altamont Doyle

The Doyle diary

the last great Conan Doyle mystery : with a Holmesian investigation into the strange and curious case of Charles Altamont Doyle

by Charles Altamont Doyle

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Published by Paddington Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Doyle, Charles Altamont -- Diaries.,
    • Artists -- England -- Diaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Facsim. of the author"s diary-sketchbook, with an additional introd., and a page transcription of the words of Charles Doyle as they appear in the diary.

      Statementby Michael Baker.
      ContributionsBaker, Michael, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6797.D68 A2 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 91 p. :
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4719451M
      ISBN 100448220687
      LC Control Number78006356

      The Doyle Diary.. [C A Doyle] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Advanced Search Find a Library. John Doyle Lee by Jeffrey S. Hardy. See Diary. John Doyle Lee was born on 12 September in Kaskaskia, Randolph County, Illinois, to Ralph Lee and Eliza Doyle. Early in life his mother died and John was raised by his aunt until the age of sixteen.

      Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. item 3 Doyle Diary: Last Great Conan Doyle Mystery by Baker, Michael Hardback Book The - Doyle Diary: Last Great Conan Doyle Mystery by Baker, Michael Hardback Book The. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Antiquarian & Collectible.

      Charles Altamont Doyle (25 March – 10 October ) was an illustrator, watercolourist and civil servant. Member of an artistic family, he is remembered today primarily for being the father of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes. 1 Family background. 2 Life and career. 5 General reference. 6 External links. Family background.   Dangerous Work: Diary of an Arctic Adventure makes this account available for the first time in a beautiful facsimile edition that reproduces Conan Doyle’s notebook pages in his own elegant hand, accompanied by his copious illustrations. With humor and grace, Conan Doyle provides a vivid account of a long-vanished way of life at : University of Chicago Press.


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Thirty years ago a sketch book of jottings, notes and drawings by Charles A. Doyle was found. It is a journal of his day to day life in an insane asylum to The Doyle diary book he was not insane. The sketches are wonderful and stand alone as they depict the life of a man who is bewildered by his time in an asylum/5(9).

An art diary by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's father Charles Altamont Doyle drawn during his time in an asylum. Images are dominated by fairies, botanical pictures and mixed with word play. The foreword reveals research that finally establishes the exact dates and reasons for his incarceration: predominantly alcoholism but also epilepsy.4/5.

Thirty years ago a sketch book of jottings, notes and drawings by Charles A. Doyle was found. It is a journal of his day to day life in an insane asylum to prove he was not insane. The sketches are wonderful and stand alone as they depict the life of a man who is bewildered by his time in an asylum.4/5(6).

The Doyle Diary: The Last Great Conan Doyle Mystery (with a Holmesian investigation into the strange and curious case of Charles Altamont Doyle) Michael Baker,Charles Altamont Doyle Published by Ballantine Books ().

The Doyle Diary: The Last Great Conan Doyle Mystery with a Holmesian Investigation into the Strange and Curious Case of Charles Altamont Doyle Baker, Michael; Doyle, Charles Altamont Published by Paddington Press, New York, NY ().

Charles Altamont Doyle was an illustrator, watercolourist and civil servant. Member of an artistic family, he is remembered today primarily for being the father of Sir The Doyle diary book Conan Doyle 4/5. “This reissue of Conan Doyle’s original diary from his voyage on the whaling vessel Hope is fascinating both as a historical document and for its insight into the mind of a literary giant [Y]ou don't need to be a Conan Doyle scholar to enjoy the hell out of Dangerous Work.

This is a title to read as literary and whaling history and, at its most basic, one young man's journey into a dangerous place /5(23).

This is fascinating reading -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's diary of his 5-month trek as ship's doctor on an Arctic whaler in He turned 21 on the voyage.

The frank depiction of seal and whale hunting opens the modern reader's eye to a foreign era, as Doyle enthusiastically clubs baby seals along with the rest of the crew.4/5.

Buy a cheap copy of The Doyle Diary: The Last Great Conan book by Charles Altamont Doyle. Authors: Michael Baker Publisher: Paddington Press Keywords: doyle, holmesian, investigat, mystery, conan, diary, last Pages: 91 Published: 5/5(1).

Steven Doyle, editor of The Baker Street Journal, wrote, "Conan was Arthur's middle name. Shortly after he graduated from high school he began using Conan as a sort of surname. But technically his last name is simply 'Doyle'.".

When knighted, he was gazetted as Doyle, not under the compound Conan en: 5. THE DOYLE DIARY. Nonfiction. An appendix at the end of the book helpfully deciphers Doyle’s scrawl, which is often plain incoherent. Little is known about the creator of this mysterious volume outside brief snatches from biographies of his more famous son Arthur.

The Complete Sherlock Holmes (Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classics) out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 48 reviews. More than 1 year ago. I bought my copy of this publication 35 years ago.

In that time I have enjoyed reading through the many adventures numerous times. This publication is the most complete, and most authentic compilation of the /5(48).

The Doyle diary: The last great Conan Doyle mystery: With a Holmesian investigation into the strange and curious case of Charles Altamont Doyle by Michael Baker and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Reproduced here in its entirety, Doyle's diary is a wondrous blending of words and watercolor, a collage of fact and fancy featuring exquisitely detailed fairies and birds.

At its core, however, is a desperately lonely man, feebly clinging to the last threads of life and struggling to maintain his hold on reality by confronting his fantasies and his fears directly through the medium of his art.4/5(61).

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's lost diary reveals the origins of Sherlock Holmes Think of Sherlock Holmes and most people conjure up images of foggy London streets or Author: Valerie Elliott.

`Rapture' is a horror novel in the so-called epistolary format. The story is told through a series of diary entries supposedly written by one of the nuns at the St.

Martin of Merrick Hills Boarding School in the /5(6). Book review. Glennon Doyle’s “Untamed” opens with a story about a Doyle is at the zoo with her wife and kids, the family watches a “Cheetah Run” in which a. The Doyle Diary: The Last Great Conan Doyle Mystery by Michael Baker; Charles Altamont Doyle A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle Summary Part I. The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle opens in Liverpool during the summer of where Charlotte, accompanied by Mr.

Grummage, is about to board a ship called the other two families who were set to join her on the voyage don't show up, for whatever reason.

Fr Doyle wrote many letters, many of which can be found in O'Rahilly's biography. O'Rahilly also produced a book with excerpts from Fr Doyle's letters and diaries for each day of the year. This book is entitled A Year's Thoughts. As far as I am aware, it is out of print, but it may be.

Doyle is one of the world's foremost auctioneers and appraisers of fine art, jewelry, furniture, decorations, coins, Asian works of art and a variety of specialty categories.“This reissue of Conan Doyle’s original diary from his voyage on the whaling vessel Hope is fascinating both as a historical document and for its insight into the mind of a literary giant [Y]ou don’t need to be a Conan Doyle scholar to enjoy the hell out of Dangerous Work.

This is a title to read as literary and whaling history and, at its most basic, one young man’s journey into a dangerous place. The alternating chapters tell a story of Arthur Conan Doyle investigating a murder inand a modern-day Holmes fan searching for Doyle's missing diary.

The story elements of the mystery are, I suppose, OK/5.