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2/? - References to various canon cases in ASiB.
”The Geek Interpreter” → ”The Greek Interpreter”, The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
”The Speckled Blonde” → “The Speckled Band”, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
”The Navel Treatment”→ ”The Naval Treaty”, The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
“And my client is?” “Illustrious.” → “The Illustrious Client”, The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes
1/? - “It’s a three-patch problem.”
“What are you going to do, then?” I asked.
“To smoke,” he answered. “It is quite a three pipe problem, and I beg that you won’t speak to me for fifty minutes.”
- The Adventure of the Red-Headed League
3/? - “If inconvenient, come anyway.”
“It was one Sunday evening early in September of the year 1903 that I received one of Holmes’s laconic messages:
Come at once if convenient - if inconvenient come all the same. S. H.
The relations between us in those latter days were peculiar. He was a man of habits, narrow and concentrated habits, and I had become one of them. As an institution I was like the violin, the shag tobacco, the old black pipe, the index books, and others perhaps less excusable. When it was a case of active work and a comrade was needed upon whose nerve he could place some reliance, my role was obvious.” - The Adventure of the Creeping Man
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