The Adventure of Silver Blaze


Basic Information

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

Discussion Questions

  • What role does train travel play in the story?
  • How does Watson’s level of involvement in this case compare to other cases?
  • How valuable is Scotland Yard (Inspector Gregory) in this case?
  • Are there any notable female characters?