The Early Punch Parodies of Sherlock Holmes
Added on August 28, 2015
Author Bill Peschel
Published November 19, 2014
File Size 2.61 MB
The Early Punch Parodies of Sherlock Holmes 2.61 MB - Sherlock Holmes has been portrayed as all that and more. “The Early Punch Parodies of Sherlock Holmes” brings together the stories, reviews, briefs and illustrations that appeared in the legendary humor magazine during Sir Arthur Conan Doyles lifetime. Annotated and printed in chronological order, this scrapbook charts the rise of Conan Doyle and the worlds greatest consulting detective.
“The Early Punch Parodies of Sherlock Holmes” contains:
• All of the 17 stories in R.C. Lehmanns “The Adventures of Picklock Holes.”
• P.G. Wodehouses Sherlockian parodies “Dudley Jones, Bore-Hunter” and “The Prodigal.”
• Briefs and article excerpts that praise and poke fun at Conan Doyles work and beliefs.
• Five complete Holmes parodies including two that havent been seen for a century.
• Cartoons by Punch artists E.T. Reed, Bernard Partridge and others. ...
• Notes on the historical background of the articles and writers, essays on Lehmann, Wodehouse and Punch. Do you want to download or read a ebook? It is available in PDF or epub format in the source
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