Sherlockian.Net: The Mazarin Stone
(J. F. Christ, 1947): MAZA
(C. E. Lauterbach, 1960): 5,716
, October 1921;
Hearst's International Magazine
, November 1921
A note on origins
"The Mazarin Stone" is an adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's play "The Crown Diamond", first performed in May 1921.
Text available on-line
Links of interest
Story summary from McMurdo's Camp
A peek at the manuscript for this story
"The Crown Diamond", on which this tale is based
Crown Diamond manuscript
More about the manuscript
FRT Radio Players "The Crown Diamond"
How Diamonds Work
Redmond's Delicate Question
It is well known that "The Mazarin Stone" was written first as a play ("The Crown Diamond") before being turned into a short story. What advantages does an author have in creating a Holmes for the stage that are missing in the creation of a Holmes for the page?
"The View Halloa", by Rosemary Michaud
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