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How far does` the adventure of speckle band` by sir Arthur Conan Doyle reflect its genre and the time in which it was written?

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How far does` the adventure of speckle band` by sir Arthur Conan Doyle reflect its genre and the time in which it was written? The story `The adventure of speckle band` written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is about two twin sisters named Helen and Julia. Helen is mysteriously murdered. The detective in the story is Sherlock homes the detective of crime and he also wants to know how his sister is mysteriously murdered. Now as in the 19th century novels which detective genre is that it attracts audiences in direct ways this essay is based on time, question and how the story reflects its genre to the time it was written. " The adventure of the speckle band" is about the 19th century times were women and children were ruled by adult males. The story reflects this to the time it was written because as women and children were ruled and then Julia stoner was mysteriously murdered that showed the reader that Helen Julia's twin could not do much about her sister's death. ...read more.


the rest of the clues of what the speckled band could be so Doyle is building up suspense and spectaculation to prevent the audience from being bored. Helen was a twin this makes the reader wonder why there are twins but this all leads to the mystery of the story and how maybe the murder is linked to there relationship because they were both twins maybe Helen is feared because she may die in the same way as her sister and so she leads us to the main mystery whilst defying the rules adds more to the story and gives us a better sense of what is going on and also confuses the reader. The audience's conventional ideas of a detective fit neatly into the description of Holmes because before homes is introduced the reader would think because he is such a good detective he may be different but he is still the same as any other detective just better Holmes is described just the way a detective would be "Sherlock Holmes standing fully dressed he was a late ...read more.


The overall conclusion of the adventures of the speckled band I think is that Doyle has created a lot of tension and suspense in the story to make the story more interesting and more mysterious while still telling us what the time was like when it was written. The reader get a better sense of what happens in the story but whilst they are reading the story they get confused but in the end the reader knows what has happened in the story. Doyle shows the reader what times were like in the 19th century and the way he reflects his genre in the time it was written is that in the start of the novel he starts to tell the reader what the 19th century was like and as the reader knows that it was horrifying they have more of a mystery when it comes down to Julia's death, the reader thinks of allsorts the reader thinks that anyone could of done anything because that was how bad it was. Done by Haleema Bibi 110n ...read more.

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