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The data of Sherlock Holmes

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Illustrators Adam Frost and Jim Kynvin prepared a series of charts examining the data in the Sherlock Holmes canon.

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Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Collection as a $0.99 Kindle ebook

You can get all these Sherlock Holmes stories and novels for free, because they are in the public domain, but I was happy to pay ninety-nine cents for the convenience of this X-Ray enabled Kindle edition, which has 56 short stories and four novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Sherlock Holmes: the Complete Collection

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Sherlock Holmes and the infamous brain attic

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Maria Konnikova is the author of Mastermind: How to think Like Sherlock Holmes, out January 2013 from Viking, and a blogger at Scientific American.

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