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The elementary appeal of Sherlock Holmes

7 mins | Oct 8, 2020

‘Be interested in the minutiae’ is not a sexy mantra. But Sherlock makes it cool. As early as 1910, Arthur Conan Doyle's hero had already appeared on screens. And, in September 2020, we saw another new dramas on the subject, Netflix's 'Enola Holmes'. What is it that makes the world's most famous detective so appealing? Jo Ellison ponders in the Financial Times.

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From Financial Times