By Ted Riccardi
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson traverse the British Isles and the Italian Peninsula in a rousing sequence of latest adventures
After an exciting jaunt within the a ways East, Holmes and Watson go back to England to deal with an inheritance left by means of one among Watson's relations in Cornwall, 1/2 which he gave to his expensive buddy, Sherlock Holmes. Financially safe, the 2 at the moment are unfastened to spend as a lot time on Baker road and the Continent as they please, and the duo locate themselves as cozy in Rome at the banks of the Tiber because the Thames. As Holmes rationalizes and ratiocinates his approach via case after case, from The Case of 2 Bohemes to a novel occasion in Tranquebar, it's all in a day's paintings, until eventually clues floor that his nice nemesis, Professor James Moriarty, may possibly nonetheless be alive . . .
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