Silver Blaze

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Basic Information

Abbreviation: SILV (J. F. Christ, 1947)
Word length: 9,650 (C. E. Lauterbach, 1960)
First published: Strand Magazine, December 1892


Redmond's Question

The author of this tale manages to present a murder, its investigation, and its solution, with the revelation that no person mentioned in the tale is the murderer. Isn't that cheating?