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The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
10 April, 2019

The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes

A New Look for The Casebook

We love this cover design by Sophy Hollington, a Brighton-based artist who specialises in lino-cuts, and cut this design out of lino by hand. We're sure that Arthur would approve! 

The Casebook

"When you have eliminated all which is impossible, then whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth."

In this, the final collection of Sherlock Holmes adventures, the intrepid detective and his faithful companion Dr Watson examine and solve twelve cases that puzzle clients, baffle the police and provide readers with the thrill of the chase.

These mysteries - involving an illustrious client and a Sussex vampire; the problems of Thor Bridge and of the Lions Mane; a creeping man and the three-gabled house - all test the bravery of Dr Watson and the brilliant mind of Mr Sherlock Holmes, the greatest detective we have ever known.

The Penguin Essentials

The series was launched in 1998 as a collection of modern classics with thought-provoking, striking and unconventional cover design. The launch was led by Art Director, John Hamilton, who purposefully commissioned a diverse and eclectic selection of creatives from around the world – from graffiti artists to tattooists to illustrators to fashion designers – to rethink and reinvigorate the covers of modern classics.

This Penguin Essential edition will be published on 6th June this year in paperback. 
Pre-order your copy HERE
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3 July, 2019

Faeries and Fantasy

The San Marino Tribune reports that The Huntington features "the forgotten father" of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Huntington Library is one of America's leading independent humanities research libraries, located in the San Marino suburb of Los Angeles, and also has one of the existing Sherlock Holmes story manuscripts, of "The Adventure of the Six Napoleons."

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5 June, 2019

The New Casebook Has Arrived!

It's arrived! We've been anticipating the arrival of the lovely new Penguin Essentials edition of The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle - and we're sure that Arthur would approve! The new design also sports the Conan Doyle Estate trademark and brand as a mark of authenticity.

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24 May, 2019

The fascinating letter by Sherlock author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle which remains in Edinburgh to this day

The National Library of Scotland still holds a note which was sent by the famous writer to a well-known publication

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