Statue of Sherlock Holmes in Meiringen, England

Statue of Sherlock Holmes in Meiringen, England

Detective Sherlock holmes appeared in a total of 56 short stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. These works of Doyle are often referred to as ‘Canons’ of Sherlock Holmes to distinguish from other author’s works.

These 56 short stories are were published in different times and under different categories which are:

The Adventure of Sherlock holmes (published betweein 1891-1892)

The Memoirs of Sherlock holmes (published between 1892-1893)

The Return of Sherlock holmes (published between 1903-1904)

His Last Bow ( published between 1908-1913 and 1917)

The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (published between 1921-1927)