eBook The Memoirs of Solar Pons (The Solar Pons Series, No 3) download
by August Derleth
Author: August Derleth
Publisher: Pinnacle; First Ed edition (1975)
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Solar Pons is a fictional detective created by August Derleth as a pastiche of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.
Solar Pons is a fictional detective created by August Derleth as a pastiche of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes. On hearing that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle had no plans to write more Holmes stories, the young Derleth wrote to Conan Doyle, asking permission to take over the series. Conan Doyle graciously declined the offer, but Derleth, despite having never been to London, set about finding a name that was syllabically similar to Sherlock Holmes, and wrote his first set of pastiches.
in the series of Solar Pons books. Solar Pons is hardly the only Holmes knock-off wandering the pages of literature, but his existence - taken in tandem with the aforementioned ef August Derleth apparently never met a literary icon he didn't want to pastiche.
Manufacturer: Pinnacle Books, New York Release date: 5 December 1975 ISBN-10 : 0523005431 ISBN-13: 9780523005430. add. Separate tags with commas, spaces are allowed. Use tags to describe a product . for a movie Themes heist, drugs, kidnapping, coming of age Genre drama, parody, sci-fi, comedy Locations paris, submarine, new york.
The Memoirs of Solar Pons is a collection of detective fiction short stories by American writer August Derleth. It was the second collection of Derleth's Solar Pons stories which are pastiches of the Sherlock Holmes tales of Arthur Conan Doyle. The Memoirs of Solar Pons contains the following tales: "Introduction", by Ellery Queen. The Adventure of the Circular Room". The Adventure of the Perfect Husband".
the memoirs of solar pons. My friend Solar Pons and I were strolling down Regent Street, and the sunlight sparkling on the glittering displays in the elegant windows of the shops had prompted my companion's apposite remark. the casebook of solar pons. the reminiscences of solar pons. The Solar Pons Series Continued By Basil Copper: the dossier of solar pons. the further adventures of solar pons. It was indeed a perfect day in early June, and as it was my locum's turn to take my rounds and evening surgery, I had readily agreed to a morning stroll from our lodgings at 7B Praed Street. Solar Pons put the tips of his thin fingers together, leaned back in his armchair and blew a cloud of fragrant blue smoke at the ceiling. The windows of our sitting-room at 7B Praed Street were wide open to the fragrant summer air but so hot had been the day that I could see little beads of perspiration standing out on Colonel Mortimer’s forehead as he sipped appreciatively at the ice-cold beer I had plied him with.
The Solar Pons omnibus. A Mycroft & Moran book"-Half . 1. Detective and mystery stories, American.
Other authors: See the other authors section. Series: Solar Pons (3). Members. This long-awaited second collection of pastiches of the immortal Sherlock Holmes offers eleven new adventures of Solar Pons, who has been called by Vincent Starrett "a clever impersonator, with a twinkle in his eye, which tells us that he knows he is not Sherlock Holmes, and knows that we know it, but that he hopes we will like him anyway for what.
The Memoirs of Solar Pons (The Adventures of Solar Pons) (Volume 2. Although this is the second Pinnacle Books collection of Solar Pons stories, most of these are among the very last that Derleth authored before his death.
The Memoirs of Solar Pons (The Adventures of Solar Pons) (Volume 2). August Derleth. Simply put, this is one of the strongest collection of Derleth's short stories. If you love classic Sherlock Holmes, you owe it to yourself to try this volume out. Solar Pons is the name of the Sherlock Holmesian hero Derleth created, and you're right in assuming that he created Pons as a vehicle for writing pastiches in the style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.