The Adventure of the Felonious Fiancé — another mystery solved by Sherlock Holmes and recounted by Doctor Watson in the Strand Magazine. However, the old man who habituates the corner table in the A.B.C. teashop is not convinced.
Another traditional adventure for Holmes and Watson. However, this story also features the detective known as ‘The Old Man in the Corner’ and the journalist Polly Burton, from the mysteries written by Baroness Emmuska Orczy.
The collection including this story was funded through a very successful Kickstarter Campaign.
What if Sherlock Holmes Wasn’t Alone?
While Sherlock Holmes is the best remembered detective from the Victorian and Edwardian periods, there was a rich plethora of other sleuths solving crimes throughout the world at the same time. Sherlock Holmes and the Great Detectives imagines that these sleuths worked together to fight crime and stop master criminals.
See Sherlock Holmes partner with:
- Professor Augustus S. F. X. Van Dusen a.k.a The Thinking Machine
- Carnacki, the Ghost Finder
- The Grey Seal
- Doctor Thorndyke
- “The Old Man in the Corner”
- Lois Cayley
- Father Brown
And many, many more!