Sherlock Holmes On The Air

Sherlock Holmes On The Air A collection of Sherlock Holmes radio scripts with detailed notes on Canonical references rewrites influences and the challenges of adapting Conan Doyles original tales for a st Century audience

  • Title: Sherlock Holmes On The Air
  • Author: Matthew J. Elliott
  • ISBN: 9781780921037
  • Page: 248
  • Format: Paperback
  • A collection of Sherlock Holmes radio scripts with detailed notes on Canonical references, rewrites, influences and the challenges of adapting Conan Doyles original tales for a 21st Century audience.

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    1. Sherlock Holmes has been gracing the airwaves for a long time. Among those authors who have been involved in these productions (either canonical or pastiches), Matthew J Elliott deserves to be reckoned highly, if the scripts included in this book is taken as a sampler. Since I didn’t have the pleasure of listening to the plays when they had been “on air”, my review of this book is solely based on the appreciation of the narratives. The contents of this curiously sized book (MX Publishing h [...]

    2. I don't know whether I'm capable of giving an unbiased account of my own book, so I'll just repeat the review from the Sherlock Holmes Society of London Journal:Sherlock Holmes first appeared on radio eighty-one years ago, and audio dramas far outnumber television plays or films. "The Further Adventures" on BBC Radio 4 appears to have finished, but a series of the same name continues in America. Jim French's production "The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" began syndication in 1998. M J El [...]

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