Between the Thames and the Tiber

Between the Thames and the Tiber

The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes in Britain and the Italian Peninsula

By Ted Riccardi

Pegasus Books, Hardcover, 9781605981871, 317pp.

Publication Date: June 15, 2011

After a thrilling jaunt in the far east, Holmes and Watson return to England to address an inheritance left by one of Watson's relatives in Cornwall, half of which he gave to his dear friend, Sherlock Holmes. Financially secure, the two are now free to spend as much time on Baker Street and the Continent as they please, and the duo find themselves as comfortable in Rome on the banks of the Tiber as the Thames. As Holmes rationalizes and ratiocinates his way through case after case, from The Case of Two Bohemes to A Singular Event in Tranquebar, it's all in a day's work, until clues surface that his great nemesis, Professor James Moriarty, might still be alive. . . .

About the Author
Ted Riccardi, also the author of The Oriental Casebook of Sherlock Holmes, is a professor emeritus in the Department of Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University. He has served as the Counselor of Cultural Affairs at the United States Embassy in New Delhi. Ted and his wife split their time between New York City and Nepal.