From the Pen of the Lion Hunter Leon Sterndale 

Received in the post Rat 221b Baker street London from the Lion Hunter  I have the greatest respect for Sherlock Holmes as a Lion Hunter of some renown, who knows he had my neck in his hands I don’t know why he let me go but I guess he could see that I wasn’t a danger …

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Swamp adder from A speckled band

Poison, My dear Watson, it was poison

My dear Watson , There are several cases in which the weapon of choice is Poison, in the Canonical Sherlock Holmes stories. In A study on Scarlet, Both Enoch Drebber and Joseph Stangerson are offered a choice by Jefferson Hope, choose a pill, one of which is a highly toxic alkaloid the other an inert …

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Jeremy brett Holmes

Sherlock I am sorry but they died

Whether it be from a fatal snake bite, a ship sinking, an ACCIDENT or who knows what their are several stories where either Sherlocks client dies or the perpetrator, Whether it is the nasty greedy Grimesby Roylott from the adventure of the speckled band, who gets bitten by the snake like temper of the Swamp …

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