Sherlockian.Net: The Cardboard Box


Basic information

Abbreviation (J. F. Christ, 1947): CARD
Word length (C. E. Lauterbach, 1960): 8,730
First published: Strand Magazine, January 1893; Harper's Weekly, January 14, 1893

Text available on-line

[Illustration by Richard Gutschmidt, 1908]
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  • freeenglish.jp
  • jane3gar.springnote.com
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    Links of interest

  • Story summary from McMurdo's Camp
  • The textual problem of "The Resident Patient", by Les Klinger
  • Commentary by Marie Antonia Parsons
  • History of Ear Research
  • "Row, Row, Row"
  • Adultery
  • Ear print database to finger criminals

    Redmond's Delicate Question

    In the introduction to this story, so fine a piece of writing that it was transplanted into "The Resident Patient", Watson draws a moral lesson about the absurdity of war. What moral lessons might the author, whether Watson or Doyle, have intended to teach through the plot of the story itself?
    "The View Halloa", by Rosemary Michaud
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