The further exploits of Sherlock Holmes


For detective/mystery lovers here is a free ebook you’ll love! It is further exploits of Sherlock Holmes written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s son Adrian together with John Dickson Carr! The 12 stories feel a bit more updated, and yet they still ring true of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s voice. Click the link below to download in various ebook formats.


https://archive.org/details/TheExploitsOfSherlockHolmes


The stories contained in the collection are:

  • The Adventure of the Seven Clocks” – post-scripted as “The Case of the Trepoff Murder” mentioned in “A Scandal in Bohemia”
  • The Adventure of the Gold Hunter” – post-scripted as “The Camberwell Poisoning Case” mentioned in “The Five Orange Pips”
  • The Adventure of the Wax Gamblers” – post-scripted from “The Case of the Darlington Substitution Scandal” mentioned in “A Scandal in Bohemia” (however, this exploit is not the one mentioned in the Doyle story, but is instead a second one. It does refer to the previous one, though.)
  • The Adventure of the Highgate Miracle” – post-scripted as “The Tale of Mr. James Phillimore” mentioned in “The Problem of Thor Bridge”
  • The Adventure of the Black Baronet” – post-scripted as the affair of “The Unfortunate Madame Montpensier” mentioned in “The Hound of the Baskervilles”
  • The Adventure of the Sealed Room” – post-scripted as the case of “Colonel Warburton’s Madness” mentioned in “The Adventure of the Engineer’s Thumb”
  • The Adventure of Foulkes Rath” – post-scripted as the account of “The Addleton Tragedy” mentioned in “The Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez”
  • The Adventure of the Abbas Ruby” – post-scripted as the affair of “The Famous Card Scandal of the Nonpareil Club” mentioned in “The Hound of the Baskervilles”
  • The Adventure of the Dark Angels” – post-scripted as “The Case of the Ferrers” mentioned in “The Adventure of the Priory School”
  • The Adventure of the Two Women” – post-scripted as “The Scandal of the Blackmailer” mentioned in “The Hound of the Baskervilles”
  • The Adventure of the Deptford Horror” – post-scripted as two cases “The Sudden Death of Cardinal Tosca” and “Wilson the Notorious Canary-trainer” mentioned in “The Adventure of Black Peter”
  • The Adventure of the Red Widow” – post-scripted as “The Arnsworth Castle Business” mentioned in “A Scandal in Bohemia”

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