The Conan Doyle Estate is formed from the family of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Alongside the family, our global network of experts and institutions provide specialist knowledge of Arthur Conan Doyle’s life, adventures and his many fictional characters.
Collectively, we give unique access to personal knowledge, archive material and family connections. Together we reveal the legacy and potential of Arthur Conan Doyle’s endeavours, achievements and fictional characters. We work globally to provide both credible insight and expertise. Our team will work with you from concept, completion and beyond - throughout the licensing process to achieve inspiring results on an international scale.
One of the latest collaborations from The Conan Doyle Estate is with the fantastic SP Books - Publisher of Manuscripts. It has been a real privilege to work with SP Books on The Lost World, Arthur Conan Doyle's manuscript - and we are so proud of this magnificent book that is a must for any Conan Doyle fan.Read
We're delighted to see that Michael Dirda - Pulitzer Prize-winning critic, writer and lifelong Sherlockian - has shared his top five best books on Sherlock Holmes books on fivebooks.com.Read
Arthur Conan Doyle was known to be a man on a mission, taking on miscarriages of justice, beginning with solicitor George Edalji's unjust conviction for horse and cattle-maiming. He also took on the case of Oscar Slater. In 1912 he released The Case of Oscar Slater, a passionate plea for a full pardon which resonated among Sherlockians, but failed to sway the authorities.Read