“The notebooks of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – the Creator of Sherlock Holmes
Christie’s auctioneers’ manuscript specialist Thomas Venning looks at manuscripts by the late Sir Arthur Conan Doyle which were auctioned to benefit British charities, in London last May, 2004. The six unique
manuscripts, by the creator of Sherlock Holmes, are the largest collection to appear on the market for several decades.”
The collection of manuscripts and notebooks raised over UD$1.7 million for charity.
Image © Reuters 2004