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Christopher Redmond’s interesting account of Doyle’s first journey to the United States has been reconstructed from newspaper bills describing the locations Doyle visited, from the Adirondacks to ny, Chicago, and Toronto. regardless of the gruelling journey agenda, Doyle met dozens of crucial literary and social lighting of the US. in every single place he went he was once mobbed through public hungry for information of the fellow he had "killed off" a yr previous — Sherlock Holmes, who used to be entrance web page information. In Redmond’s vigorous narrative, that's according to letters, newspaper reviews, and different newly unearthed assets, you will find, as Doyle himself placed it, "the romance of America."

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