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Sherlock Holmes meets Father Brown and his creator

Sherlock Holmes meets Father Brown and his creator

a miscellany of scholarship, stories, and literary diversions

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Published by Battered Silicon Dispatch Box in Shelburne, Ont, Sauk City, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chesterton, G. K. 1874-1936 -- Characters -- Father Brown.,
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930 -- Characters -- Sherlock Holmes.,
  • Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930 -- Influence.,
  • Brown, Father (Fictitious character),
  • Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character),
  • Private investigators in literature.,
  • Clergy in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 278-300).

    Statementedited by Pasquale Accardo, John Peterson, and Geir Hasnes.
    ContributionsAccardo, Pasquale J., Peterson, John, 1933-, Hasnes, Geir.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4453.C4 Z763 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3532991M
    ISBN 101552461882
    LC Control Number2001431524
    OCLC/WorldCa45387391

    Novels Featuring Sherlock Holmes' Creator, Associates & Adversaries; In the Footsteps of Sherlock Holmes - Detectives, Crime and Criminals in the Victorian Era a long-lost adventure in which Sherlock Holmes meets Father Brown by Stephen Kendrick. ISBN: The third book in the Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes series. It is A Long-Lost Adventure in Which Sherlock Holmes Meets Father Brown Night Watch, by Stephen Kendrick, is an unusual mystery novel set in a church on Christmas Day, in Though Sherlock Holmes is not often found in such a setting, Kendrick’s novel provides an interesting twist.

    The treatment of Holmes is good, and Watson is treated with due respect, but it's clear, especially at the end, that this is a Father Brown story with appearances by Sherlock Holmes, and not a Holmes piece per se. The atmosphere is good and the story interesting if somewhat doom-laden. ()/5(5). A Long-Lost Adventure in Which Sherlock Holmes Meets Father Brown. by Stephen Kendrick. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert.

    Stephen Kendrick, Author Pantheon Books $21 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. NIGHT WATCH: A Long-Lost Adventure in Which Sherlock Holmes Meets Father Brown;.   Try GK Chesterton, the creator of Father Brown; of the many pastiches (which extend to physics primers, chess puzzles and cookbooks), search out David Scott or Michael Dibdin's The Last Sherlock.


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Sherlock Holmes meets Father Brown and his Creator Comparative studies on both Sherlock Holmes and Father Brown are especially apropos given the friendly relationship between their creators, Arthur Conan Doyle and Gilbert Keith Chesterton.

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This is the fascinating question posed by Rev. Stephen Kendrick's Book, Night Watch. The plot of the story is that Sherlock's Holmes' brother, Mycroft, the British's government's most indispensible man as Sherlock Holmes described him, calls his /5(15).

Click to read more about Sherlock Holmes meets Father Brown and his creator: A miscellany of scholarship, stories, and literary diversions. LibraryThing is 4/5. Holmes meets Father Brown on several occasions, such as in “The Adventure of Merlin’s Tomb” contained in “Sherlock Holmes: The Grand Horizontals” by Frank J.

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Although Father Brown seems to be the complete Sherlock Holmes meets Father Brown and his creator book of Sherlock Holmes as a detective, Chesterton in fact owed a great debt to Conan Doyle's creation. The essay studies Chesterton's various writings on the detective-story genre and.

Father Brown, the little round Roman Catholic priest, much given to clever aphorisms, was, of course the first priest-detective and the invention of G K it was Stephen Kendrick who decided to borrow him and invent a completely new story in which he meets up with Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.

In this brilliantly crafted pastiche, Stephen Kendrick brings Sherlock Holmes and Father Brown together in an unprecedented collaboration on a singularly shocking murder case. It is Christmas Day,and a priest's mutilated body has been found in a London church that is hosting a secret interfaith meeting to discuss the possibility of a.

NIGHT WATCH: A Long-Lost Adventure in Which Sherlock Holmes Meets Father Brown Stephen Kendrick, Author. Pantheon $23 (p) ISBN Buy this book. QUESTION: I am trying to find out if Father Brown was partially modeled after a real priest and, if so, who.

ANSWER: Chesterton’s idea for a detective character along the lines of Father Brown had been fermenting for a period of years before the first Father Brown story published in He was a voracious, life-long reader of detective stories himself, once saying of his boyhood reading.

Sherlock Holmes meets amateur sleuth Father Brown at a café in Chicago, and they chat over tea. They are approached by Detective Usher, who brings to their attention a society dinner thrown by famous widower socialite Hannibal Todd, a man whose daughter.

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Free shipping for many products. My first exposure to Sherlock Holmes was the painstaking reading of the story "The Adventure of the Speckled Band" by Sister Theresa Mary in fifth grade.

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Msgr. John O'Connor (–), a parish priest in Bradford. The creator of Sherlock Holmes invites readers into the darkest corners of his imagination with these spooky and suspenseful tales meant to be read “round the fire” on a winter’s night.

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Book - Add to My For Later Shelf On my shelf. His own first attempt at writing mysteries came in when he published a series of magazine stories that turned the Sherlock Holmes idea on its head. The hero of these stories is Basil Grant, a retired judge whose brother Rupert is a Holmes-struck private.

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While Holmes is the product of the Enlightenment, Father Brown is a throwback to the religiosity of the Middle Ages. William of Baskerville, whose name references the beloved Sherlock Holmes novel The Hound Of The Baskervilles, combines Father Brown’s intimate knowledge of human sin with Holmes’s eye for scientific deduction.The Innocence of Father Brown (Father Brown #1), G.K.

Chesterton Father Brown is a fictional Roman Catholic priest and amateur detective who is featured in 53 short stories published between and written by English novelist G. K. Chesterton. Father Brown solves mysteries and crimes using his intuition and keen understanding of human /5().

G.K. Chesterton's Sherlock Holmes. A Facsimile of his Original Unpublished Holmes Drawings. Edited & introduced by Steven Doyle, BSI. The BSI presents 19 unpublished illustrations of the Sherlock Holmes stories made by Gilbert Keith (G.

K.) Chesterton (–), the great English artist, poet, theologian, journalist, critic, essayist, author, and creator of "Father Brown.".