The New York Times > Books > The Curious Incident of the Boxes: An auction of a lost cache of Conan Doyle memorabilia may have led to the grisly grottong* garotting death of Lancelyn Green, a collector of Holmesiana.

The Grey Lady takes a look. I recall this being mentioned by none other than the eagle-eyed oldtimey at the time of the unfortunate incident with the kitchen implement.

*Thanks, Anita!

2 thoughts on “Everything but the Wooden Spoon

  1. I just ordered his book Raffles: The Amateur Cracksman (written Hornung/edited Green) and it arrived today. It’s the TPB Penguin Classics edition — very attractive, and eminently readable. It’ll be good. And I know you’re not supposed to miss people you don’t know, but I do.

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