Series Title: The Journals of John H. Watson, M.D.
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Book theme: General
Street Date: June 17, 1994
Item Number (DPCI): 247-17-5455
March 1895. London. A month of strange happenings in the West End. First there is the bizarre murder of theater critic Jonathan McCarthy. Then the lawsuit against the Marquess of Queensberry for libel; the public is scandalized. Next, the ingenue at the Savoy is discovered with her throat slashed. And a police surgeon disappears, taking two corpses with him.