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by Arthur Conan Doyle
Danger!and other stories. By arthur conan doyle.
Danger!and other stories. Author of"The white company," "Sir nigel""rodney stone," etc. Londonjohn murray, albemarle street, . 918. The Title story of this volume was written about eighteen months beforethe outbreak of the war, and was intended to direct public attention tothe great danger which threatened this country. It is a matter ofhistory how fully this warning has been justified and how, even down tothe smallest details, the prediction has been fulfilled.
Danger! And Other Stories (1918) is a collection of short stories published by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The collection's title story, "Danger! Being the Log of Captain John Sirius", was written 18 months before the outbreak of World War I and first published in the Strand Magazine in July 1914. It depicts an imaginary country in Europe fighting - and defeating - Britain, and is intended to direct public attention to the great danger (submarines) which threatened the country.
Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, DL (1859-1930) was a Scottish author. He is most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the f. .eld of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, historical novels, plays and romances, poetry, and non-fiction
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Danger! And Other Stories book. Very much a period piece. interesting how Conan Doyle incorporated the Great War into his rather romantic short stories. not a patch on the Sherlock Holmes canon by any means. The book has no illustrations or index .
And Other Stories This classic volume contains Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1918 collection of short stories, Danger! And Other Stories.
The titular story describes a fictional European country that fights and defeats Britain, originally intended to highlight the new dangers of submarines. This volume will appeal to those with an interest in World War I, and is not to be missed by fans and collectors of Doyle’s work. This classic volume contains Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1918 collection of short stories, Danger! And Other Stories. The titular story describes a fictional European country that fights and defeats Britain, originally intended to highlight the new dangers of submarines.
Danger! and Other Stories is a volume of 10 collected short stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle first published by John Murray in 1918. Preface by Arthur Conan Doyle. Danger! Being the Log of Captain John Sirius. The Fall of Lord Barrymore. The Horror of the Heights. The Surgeon of Gaster Fell. The Prisoner's Defence. A Chat About Children, Snakes, and Zebus.
Danger! and Other Stories Текст. Автор:Артур Конан Дойл. Hot with anger, I flung down my book and withdrew the bolt just as my visitor had raised his stick to renew his rough application for admittance
Danger! and Other Stories Текст. Hot with anger, I flung down my book and withdrew the bolt just as my visitor had raised his stick to renew his rough application for admittance. He was a tall, powerful man, tawny-bearded and deep-chested, clad in a loose-fitting suit of tweed, cut for comfort rather than elegance. As he stood in the shimmering sunlight, I took in every feature of his face.
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