Shadows over Baker Street
Shadows over Baker Street

Edition:
Year of publication: 2003

Shadows over Baker Street


Author:
Elizabeth Bear
ín R Kiernan
Tim Lebbon
Barbara Hambly
Neil Gaiman
Steve Perry
David Niall Wilson
Brian Stableford
James Lowder
Poppy Z Brite
Richard A Lupoff
Simon Clark
F Gwynplaine MacIntyre
Paul Finch
Michael Reaves
Steven-Elliot Altman
David Ferguson
John Pelan
John P Vourlis
Patricia Lee Macomber

Genre:
Detective science fiction, Horror, Classic detective


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Annotation:
Shadows over Baker Street Edited by Michael Reaves and John Pelan As always, for Kathy . . . For Art Cover and Lydia Marano. —M. R. And for Jennifer, thanks for making this happen. —J. P. “When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.”  —Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, “A Study in Scarlet” “The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents.” —H. P. Lovecraft, “The Call of Cthulhu” INTRODUCTION The deerstalker hat, the pipe, the tobacco-filled slipper on the mantel . . . the image conjured, whether of Basil Rathbone, Jeremy Irons, or the reader’s own conception, is unmistakable. The most recognizable figure in English-language fiction is, without a doubt, that of Sherlock Holmes. For more than a hundred years the stories of the Great...