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25th Anniversary
MHS Press
Meeting Notices

Selected Sherlock Holmes Web Sites:
Selected Biographies:
  • Sherlock Holmes of Baker Street by William S Baring-Gould, The life of the worlds first Consulting Detective. A classic work.
  • The Life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by John Dickson Carr, an enjoyable biography of 'the litterary agent'.
  • Arthur Conan Doyle: Beyond Baker Street by , a good choice for young readers.
  • Teller of Tales, The Life of Arthur Connan Doyle by Daniel Stashower, award winning biography of Doyle.
Reference Material:
  • The Encyclopedia Sherlockiana by Jack Tracy, an index of people places and things in the Sherlock Holmes stories with descriptions and definitions.
  • The Encyclopedia Sherlockiana by Matthew E. Bunson, a reference oriented to the stage and movie versions of the Holmes stories.
  • The Sherlock Holmes Encycelopedia by Orlando Park. similar to Tracy’s book.
  • The Firearms of Sherlock Holmes by E. W. McGinley. A technical description of the firearms with life size illustrations.
  • The Sherlock Holmes Cookbook by Fanny Cradock, Victorian receipies.
  • Dinning With Sherlock Holmes by Julia Carlson Rosenblatt.
  • The Annotated Sherlock Holmes by William S Baring-Gould, all 56 short stories and four novels with annotations and additional material.
  • The Sherlock Holmes Reference Library by Leslie Klinger, An impressive new annotated edition now in several volumes with a new volume comming out each year.
Selected Pastiche, Parodies and Other Goodies:
  • Sherlock Holmes vs. Dracula by Loren D. Estleman
  • The Adventure of the Peerless Peer by Philip Jose Farmer
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Raleigh Legacy by L.B. Greenwood
  • The Adventures of Conan Doyle by Charles Higham
  • All-consuming Fire by Andy Lane (A Dr. Who novel)
  • Hoka Pokas! by Poul Anderson (science fiction)
  • Trouble in Bugland by Joe Servello
  • Basil of Baker Street,The Great Mouse Detective by Eve Titus (The first of a series)


To contact the Mycroft Holmes Society, Email Joseph Coppola.