logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars - Anthony Boucher
The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars
by: (author)
5.00 10
When a Hollywood studio announces plans to film a Conan Doyle classic, it arouses the interest of a group of Sherlock Holmes fans. Soon, all sorts of things begin to happen--a murder with a disappearing corpse, cryptograms, a couple of cock-eyed adventurers in the best Holmes tradition and all... show more
When a Hollywood studio announces plans to film a Conan Doyle classic, it arouses the interest of a group of Sherlock Holmes fans. Soon, all sorts of things begin to happen--a murder with a disappearing corpse, cryptograms, a couple of cock-eyed adventurers in the best Holmes tradition and all the odd trimmings, including a Watson who's a cop, not a doctor.
show less
Format: hardcover
Publisher: The World Publishing Company
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Series: Fergus O'Breen mysteries (#2)
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
Murder by Death
Murder by Death rated it
5.0 The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars
If I try to remove my bias, this is probably more a 4.5 star read, but my unapologetic adoration of Sherlock Holmes makes it impossible; this story was just too much fun for a fan like me. In brief (ok, not really): a movie is being made of The Adventure of the Speckled Band and a Holmesian socie...
The Cranky Old Reader
The Cranky Old Reader rated it
5.0 The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars
Boucher's writing has a warm, friendly, accessible quality that is relatively rare in modern detective fiction. But then, it's not exactly modern, any more; The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars comes from a unique period of time, just before the US became involved in World War II (or possibly jus...
The Cranky Old Reader
The Cranky Old Reader rated it
5.0 The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars
Boucher's writing has a warm, friendly, accessible quality that is relatively rare in modern detective fiction. But then, it's not exactly modern, any more; The Case of the Baker Street Irregulars comes from a unique period of time, just before the US became involved in World War II (or possibly jus...
Other editions (4)
Books by Anthony Boucher
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?