A generous work, scholarly yet utterly accessible, a remarkable showcase of the detective's continuing allure. -- David L. Ulin, Los Angeles Times
A must-have for any serious mystery fan, this edition will stand as the benchmark for generations to come. -- Publishers Weekly
A vast work of entertaining ingenuity and erudition. -- Boston Globe
Even the sleuth of Baker Street would be awed by the ingenious deductions and dazzling speculations of modern Sherlockian scholarship. -- Michael Dirda
Hailed as the definitive exegesis of Holmes and his times. -- Mark Weingarten, New York Times
About the Author
Leslie S. Klinger is the best-selling author of The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, The New Annotated Dracula, and The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft. Klinger is a practicing lawyer and a member of the Baker Street Irregulars. He lives in Malibu, California.
John le Carré is a noted English author of espionage novels. His many acclaimed books include The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Tailor of Panama; The Russia House, and The Constant Gardener.