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Issue Details: First known date: 2019... 2019 The Adventure of the Walk-out Wardrobe
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In this alternate-world Sherlock Holmes story, Holmes is accompanied by Dr Theodore Moriarty, and Irish occultist and Freemason, It uses aspects of Moriarty's real career, including a period spent at Mossel Bay in South Africa.

Moriarty (an historical figure) is not connected to Holmes' nemesis of the same surname, but the story does play with the connection. He is also the subject of fictional stories by his mentee Dion Fortune (who wrote about him as the character Dr Taverner).

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    y separately published work icon Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Was Not Christopher Sequeira (editor), Victoria : IFWG Publishing Inc , 2019 16747859 2019 anthology short story

    A 'what if?' anthology, centred on the question What if Sherlock Holmes had a different offsider than Doctor Watson?

    Some of the doctors are fictional and drawn from either other novelists' works (e.g., Dr Henry Jekyll [Robert Louis Stevenson] and Dr Antonio Nikola [Guy Boothby], some are fictional and drawn from Conan Doyle's own work (e.g., Dr Grimesby Roylott [from 'The Adventure of the Speckled Band']), and some are historical (e.g., Dr John Dee, Doc Holliday, and Conan Doyle himself).

    Victoria : IFWG Publishing Inc , 2019
    pg. 207-259
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