Arthur Conan Doyle
There are a number of websites dedicated to Arthur Conan Doyle including:
Arthur Conan Doyle Society
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Literary Estate
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: his life, all his works and more
The Chronicles of Arthur Conan Doyle
These websites have bibliographies of Conan Doyle's works.
Websites on Sherlock Holmes include:
The Sherlock Holmes Society of London
Sherlockian.net (also has links to websites relating to The Lost World).
Books about Conan Doyle include:
Arthur Conan Doyle: a life in letters (ed) by Jon Lellenberg HarperPress 2007
Higham, Charles The Adventures of Arthur Conan Doyle Hamish Hamilton 1976
Lamond, John Arthur Conan Doyle John Murray 1931
Lycett, Andrew Conan Doyle: the man who created Sherlock Holmes Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2007
Mackail, Alan and Dawn Kemp Conan Doyle & Joseph Bell – The Real Sherlock Holmes Royal College of Surgeons, 2007 (particularly good on Doyle in Edinburgh).
Miller, Russell The Adventures of Conan Doyle Harvill Secker 2008
Norman, Andrew Arthur Conan Doyle: beyond Sherlock Holmes Tempus 2007
Nordon, Pierre Conan Doyle Murray 1966
Pearson, Hesketh Conan Doyle: his life and art Macdonald & Janes 1977
Pugh, Brian On the Trail of Arthur Conan Doyle: an illustrated Devon Tour Book Guild 2008
Cover of first edition of The Hound of the Baskervilles (City of Westminster Libraries).
Other lost world type stories include:
Plato Atlantis (360BC), the first account of this mythical location.