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Tag Archives: Irene Adler

SHERLOCKIAN WOMEN

IT’S GOOD fun researching Sherlock Holmes through the chronicles of Dr. John H. Watson as represented by his literary agent Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. At this website, for instance, I’ve … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

NANCY DREW—THE GIRL

GIVEN THAT, to Sherlock Holmes, Irene Adler was the woman, it would follow that, to generations of young women, Nancy Drew was (and continues to be) the girl. Since her debut … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

THE HOLMES-WOLFE LINK

WILLIAM BARING-Gould, a most notable Sherlockian scholar (see http://wp.me/p2ETap-3v), has presented the thesis that famed detective Nero Wolfe is the love-child of Holmes and Irene Adler. As chronicler John H. … Continue reading

October 8, 2012 · Leave a comment