Books to Give Vol. 2: Sherlock Holmes

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Books about Sherlock Holmes were discussed in this special episode of “Read This Book! — Books to Give,” featuring Tim Johnson, curator of Rare Books and the Sherlock Holmes Collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries. 

Johnson recommends three books about Holmes in Books to Give 2016, Volume 2, hosted by Lisa Von Drasek. The three books are: “Nerve and Knowledge,” “The Missing Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes,” and “Sherlock Holmes Victorian Parodies and Pastiches: 1888-1899.” Read This Book! is a production of the University of Minnesota Libraries.

Recommended books

Nerve and Knowledge, edited and introduced by Robert S. Katz and Andrew L. Solberg

The Missing Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes edited by McKuras, Johnson, Riethmeier, and Bergem

Sherlock Holmes Victorian Parodies and Pastiches: 1888-1899 By Bill Peschel

View all four episodes on YouTube

About Lisa Von Drasek and Tim Johnson

Lisa Von Drasek is the Curator of the Children’s Literature Research Collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries. Tim Johnson is Curator of Special Collections and Rare Books and the E. W. McDiarmid Curator of the Sherlock Holmes Collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries. 

About Read This Book!

Read This Book! is a video podcast produced by the University of Minnesota Libraries. It is available on YouTube and iTunes.

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