The Lost World


Novel by Arthur Conan Doyle, 1912

The epigraph to The Lost World has often been applied to ACD's writings about Sherlock Holmes as well:

I have wrought my simple plan
If I give one hour of joy
To the boy who's half a man
Or the man who's half a boy.

1925 film starring Wallace Beery

1960 film starring Claude Rains



Steven Spielberg film, 1997

Television series, premiere 1999

BBC television, 2001