The Three Gables


Basic Information

Abbreviation: 3GAB (J. F. Christ, 1947)
Word length: 6,090 (C. E. Lauterbach, 1960)
First published: Liberty, September 18, 1926; Strand Magazine, October 1926

Redmond's Question

Does this story's general flavour of decadence, decay and perverse sex, somehow more characteristic of the 1920s than of the 1890s, spoil the enjoyment of a reader who is anticipating a "typical" Sherlock Holmes tale?