The stories are clever and good mystery stories in their own right.
Lord Darcy is sort of a Alt-hist Sherlock Holmes, but in an England where Richard the Lionharted lived on and founded a great dynasty and there's magic.
The alternate universe is one where the Plantagets kept rule of England and the Empire into the 60s.
This is a collection of all the Lord Darcy stories (which have appeared over the years in various magazines and anthologies). Read morePublished 22 days ago by JGP821
The detail that was put into this work is amazing. The world that Garrett creates and slowly reveals over the course of several short stories and one novel is incredibly detailed... Read morePublished 5 months ago by laconic1
Excellent Alternative World Science Fiction. Many of the stories were published in the 1960's and it was a pleasure to read the stories again.Published 8 months ago by Auburn Reader
Very entertaining. Characters I'd like to have over for dinner. Plots that are consistent with the assumptions. Very highly Recommended.Published 12 months ago by Lynwood Wilson
Lord Darcy is sort of a Alt-hist Sherlock Holmes, but in an England where Richard the Lionharted lived on and founded a great dynasty and there's magic. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Wulfstan
I fell in love with Lord Darcy and Co. decades ago. My original paperbacks are falling apart so I'm buying the omnibus. One thing I felt was missing were maps. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Gerald Aurand
The Lord Darcy mysteries are comprised of 10 short stories (some longer than others) and one full-length novel. Most of them were written over the 1960s and 1970s. Read morePublished on February 19, 2012 by LadyLibrary
I am an ardent fan of the Sherlock Holmes stories as well as a frequent reader of fantasy, so when I found this book in a library I was hoping it would be a decent read. Read morePublished on February 3, 2010 by Dragon's Silver
For those who enjoy Christopher Stasheff you will also enjoy the Lord Darcy stories and novels. An alternate dimension in which Great Britian continues to be ruled by the... Read morePublished on September 6, 2009 by E. A. Speed