• WordNet 3.6
    • n Holmes a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle
    • n Holmes English geologist and supporter of the theory of continental drift (1890-1965)
    • n Holmes United States writer of humorous essays (1809-1894)
    • n Holmes United States jurist noted for his liberal opinions (1841-1935)
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In literature:

Not that Mrs. Amanda Holmes had the paternal blessing chiefly in view in her trip.
"Duffels" by Edward Eggleston
Holmes, Prof. Morrison A.; Holmes, Mrs. M. A., Lee.
"The American Missionary - Volume 52, No. 1, March, 1898" by Various
I dine to-day with Longfellow, Emerson, Holmes, and Agassiz.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.
"Masters of the Wheat-Lands" by Harold Bindloss
During their visit in 1899, "Sherlock Holmes" had become the literary rage.
"Charles Frohman: Manager and Man" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
Tales of Sherlock Holmes.
"The Bill-Toppers" by Andre Castaigne
Among those who used to come to the shop evenings to talk with Josiah and Uncle Ben, the poet, was one Captain Holmes.
"True to His Home" by Hezekiah Butterworth
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
"The Making of Bobby Burnit" by George Randolph Chester
Poor old Holmes is in his well-earned grave.
"At the Sign of the Jack O'Lantern" by Myrtle Reed
"A Village of Vagabonds" by F. Berkeley Smith

In poetry:

quizzing ours, would Sherlock Holmes infer? Plainly,
ours is a sitting culture
in a generation which prefers comfort
(or is forced to prefer it)
"The Common Life" by W H Auden
They faun' him next day in the minister's holm,
Where the water had flung him oot;
An' they brocht him up to the far toon-en',
But they happit his bridal suit.
"Daft Ailie" by Alexander Anderson
Oh! many a lone and lovely scene,
By Enoch's Hall and holms so green,
Within thy winding course is seen,
Where, rippling 'neath thy woodland screen,
Thy murmuring voice I greet.
"Calder--A Memory" by Janet Hamilton
O'er the Severn-surge, in long array, So, the proud galleys went,
Till soon, as dissolved in ether gray,
The woods, and the shores, and the Holms steal away,
And the long blue hills of Gwent.
"The Harp Of Hoel" by William Lisle Bowles
Under the famous names upon the pediment:
Thales, Aristotle,
Cicero, Augustine, Scotus, Galileo,
Joseph, Odysseus, Hamlet, Columbus and Spinoza,
Anna Karenina, Alyosha Karamazov, Sherlock Holmes.
"The Greatest Thing In North America" by Delmore Schwartz
Haste, all ye fairy elves, hither to me,
Over the holme so green, over the lea,
Over the corrie, and down by the lake,
Cross ye the mountain-burn, thread ye the brake,
Stop not at muirland, wide river, nor sea:
Hasten, ye fairy elves, hither to me!
"Queen Of Fairie's Song" by Robert Hogg

In news:

Audiences first fell in love with Katie Holmes as girl-next-door Joey Potter on Dawson's Creek, a role she relished for six seasons.
Sherlock Holmes sequel is hardly in the shadow of it predecessor.
Mail intended for Aurora theater-shooting suspect James Holmes has been forwarded to a Pennsylvania man known for filing lawsuits against celebrities, and postal inspectors have launched an investigation.
Just who is James Eagan Holmes.
He revisited the role in 1957 in L.A. With actress Celeste Holm serving as the East Coast host.
Katie Holmes and daughter Suri Cruise are OK Tuesday, RadarOnline.com has learned, after the Mercedes they were passengers in was sideswiped by a garbage truck in New York City Monday night.
For reluctant independent contractors who still might prefer a steady " gig ," temporary work can lead to full-time employment, says Holmes.
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' wacky romance.
Holmes, notorious serial killer and the subject of 'Devil In the White City'.
In researching his ancestry, he noticed some striking parallels between Holmes' murders and the Jack the Ripper murders.
The Old Holmes Boys includes, back row from left, Richard Greene, Gary Holmes and Brad Martin.
Spirit of Vengeance"), a franchise favorite ("Sherlock Holmes.
It appears that Katie Holmes isn't the only one relieved that her Tom Cruise divorce drama is over.
Sponsors of topical news coverage "are looking for the shortest path between our audience and their interests," said Holm.
Holmes shines as Gamecocks top Jaspers .

In science:

Holmes, Cartan invariants for the restricted toral rank two contact Lie algebra, Indag.
Ext^1-quivers for the Witt algebra W(1,1)
Holmes, Dimensions of the simple restricted modules for the restricted contact Lie algebra, J.
Ext^1-quivers for the Witt algebra W(1,1)
Holmes, Nonlinear Oscil lations, Dynamical Systems, and Bifurcations of Vector Fields.
Ergodic Theory and Visualization II: Visualization of Resonances and Periodic Sets
Wang Z, Holm C (2003) Structure and magnetic properties of polydisperse ferrofluids: A molecular dynamics study.
Magnetism, FeS colloids, and Origins of Life
This way, we will generalize Proposition 2.6 and also give a rather complete answer to [15, Question 4.2] asked by Holm and Jørgensen.
Locally well generated homotopy categories of complexes