Could Sherlock Holmes Have Existed?

Croatian Journal of Philosophy 10 (3):175-181 (2010)
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In Naming and Necessity Kripke argued against the possible existence of fictional characters. I show that his argument is invalid, analyze the confusion it involves, and explain why the view that fictional characters could not have existed is implausible
Keywords Fictional Characters  Possible Worlds  Kripke
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