A cause for international celebration-the most important Sherlock Holmes publication in four decades.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is most noted for his Sherlock Holmes detective stories. He was a prolific writer whose other works include a wide range of science fiction stories, historical novels, romances, poetry, and nonfiction. Leslie S. Klinger is the editor of numerous books, including the best-selling The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, The New Annotated Dracula, and The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft. He lives in Malibu, California. John le Carre is a noted English author of espionage novels. His many acclaimed books include The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Tailor of Panama; The Russia House, and The Constant Gardener.
Winner of Edgar Allan Poe Awards (Critical/Biographical) 2005. Short-listed for Agatha Awards (Nonfiction) 2004 and Anthony Awards (Nonfiction) 2005 and Macavity Award (Nonfiction) 2005.