A Case of Identity


Basic information

Abbreviation: IDEN (J. F. Christ, 1947)
Word length: 7,030 (C. E. Lauterbach, 1960)
First published: Strand Magazine, September 1891

Redmond's Question

It has been observed that in this case the Angel proves to be a devil. If one assumes that many of the names quoted by Watson are pseudonyms, can one read anything into such a curious choice in this case, and are there examples of names in other tales that are equally incongruous?