Canada and Sherlock Holmes

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Canada and Sherlock Holmes. Edited by Peter Calamai, BSI and Mark Alberstat, BSI. Canada and Sherlock Holmes contains a selection of the best Holmesian writing from Canada, many produced by members of The Bootmakers of Toronto, Canada's national Sherlockian society. Although two other book-length compilations of the Bootmakers' writings have appeared in the past, the … Continue reading Canada and Sherlock Holmes

The Mind and Art of Sherlock Holmes

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The Mind and Art of Sherlock Holmes. Chautauqua, New York September 9-12, 2016. Conference Programme. A limited quantity of the printed program of the Baker Street Irregulars' recent Conference is available for purchase. In addition to half a dozen brief articles on the Chautauqua Institution, William Gillette, and the 19th century spiritualism movement, the program … Continue reading The Mind and Art of Sherlock Holmes

Art in the Blood

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Art in the Blood: Cartoonist & Illustrator Scott Bond Meets Sherlock Holmes. Edited, with an introduction, by Mark Gagen. "Art in the blood is liable to take the strangest forms," said Sherlock Holmes in "The Greek Interpreter," and Scott Bond's canonical cartoons and other illustrations bear this out. His cartoons have appeared in every issue … Continue reading Art in the Blood

Sherlock Holmes: Behind the Canonical Screen

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Sherlock Holmes: Behind the Canonical Screen. Edited & introduced by Lyndsay Faye and Ashley Polasek. Sherlock Holmes: Behind the Canonical Screen was the third Baker Street Irregulars' officially sponsored Conference, and the first held on the West Coast. This 2012 event was a unique collaboration between the BSI and the UCLA School of Theatre, Film … Continue reading Sherlock Holmes: Behind the Canonical Screen

Nerve and Knowledge

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Nerve and Knowledge: Doctors, Medicine and the Sherlockian Canon. Edited & introduced by Robert S. Katz, MD, BSI, and Andrew L. Solberg, MHS, BSI. "When a doctor does go wrong he is the first of criminals. He has nerve and he has knowledge." —Sherlock Holmes in "The Speckled Band" Medical issues and motifs heavily influence … Continue reading Nerve and Knowledge

Spain and Sherlock Holmes

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Spain and Sherlock Holmes. Edited by Maria C. Veiga-Hayzen, BSI, and Donald J. Hobbs, BSI. Spain and Sherlock Holmes makes available for the first time a selection of the best Canonical scholarship from Spain. In the spirit of international cooperation, the anthology was co-edited by Spanish Sherlockian Maria Veiga-Hayzen and Series editor Don Hobbs, and … Continue reading Spain and Sherlock Holmes

Catalogue of the Exhibition 2014-2015

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Catalogue of the Exhibition. Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die The Museum of London Exhibition. Compiled by Nicholas Utechin and Catherine Cooke. Now, for the first time, a catalogue is available for the Museum of London's 2014-15 groundbreaking exhibition. Not since the famous 1951 Festival of Britain has an event … Continue reading Catalogue of the Exhibition 2014-2015

Out of the Abyss (“The Empty House”)

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Out of the Abyss. A Facsimile of the Original Manuscript of "The Empty House" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle with Annotations and Commentary on the Story. Edited & introduced by Andrew Solberg, BSI, Steven Rothman, BSI, and Robert Katz, MD, BSI. "The Adventure of the Empty House" holds a special place in the hearts of … Continue reading Out of the Abyss (“The Empty House”)

Prince of the Realm

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Prince of the Realm: The Most Irregular James Bliss Austin. by Sonia Fetherston, BSI. Bliss Austin, “The Engineer’s Thumb,” was a member of the very first class of “Investitured” Irregulars in 1944. He assembled what was then the finest collection of rare Sherlockiana, then gave it all away. And he is acknowledged as an early … Continue reading Prince of the Realm