THEY SAT SIDE BY SIDE UPON OUR PAPER-LITTERED SETTEE.

The Adventure of the Second Stain

I had intended “The Adventure of the Abbey Grange” to be the last of those exploits of my friend, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, which I should ever communicate to the public. … Continue Reading →


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The Adventure of the Abbey Grange

It was on a bitterly cold and frosty morning, towards the end of the winter of ’97, that I was awakened by a tugging at my shoulder. It was Holmes. … Continue Reading →


“WHY, MR. HOLMES, I THOUGHT YOU KNEW THINGS,” SAID HE.

The Adventure of the Missing Three-Quarter

We were fairly accustomed to receive weird telegrams at Baker Street, but I have a particular recollection of one which reached us on a gloomy February morning, some seven or … Continue Reading →


IT WAS YOUNG STANLEY HOPKINS, A PROMISING DETECTIVE.

The Adventure of the Golden Pince-nez

When I look at the three massive manuscript volumes which contain our work for the year 1894, I confess that it is very difficult for me, out of such a … Continue Reading →


“HOW COULD YOU POSSIBLY KNOW THAT?”

The Adventure of the Three Students

It was in the year ’95 that a combination of events, into which I need not enter, caused Mr. Sherlock Holmes and myself to spend some weeks in one of … Continue Reading →


LESTRADE TOOK OUT HIS OFFICIAL NOTEBOOK.

The Adventure of the Six Napoleans

It was no very unusual thing for Mr. Lestrade, of Scotland Yard, to look in upon us of an evening, and his visits were welcome to Sherlock Holmes, for they … Continue Reading →


CHARLES AUGUSTUS MILVERTON

The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton

It is years since the incidents of which I speak took place, and yet it is with diffidence that I allude to them. For a long time, even with the … Continue Reading →


HOLMES EXAMINED IT IN HIS MINUTE WAY.

The Adventure of Black Peter

I have never known my friend to be in better form, both mental and physical, than in the year ’95. His increasing fame had brought with it an immense practice, … Continue Reading →


We ran round, and there lay the unfortunate rider

The Adventures of the Priory School

We have had some dramatic entrances and exits upon our small stage at Baker Street, but I cannot recollect anything more sudden and startling than the first appearance of Thorneycroft … Continue Reading →


I slowed down my machine

The Adventure of the Solitary Cyclist

From the years 1894 to 1901 inclusive, Mr. Sherlock Holmes was a very busy man. It is safe to say that there was no public case of any difficulty in … Continue Reading →


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