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di Luna, Conte (Il Trovatore - Giuseppe Verdi)
The Web Weaver (Sam Siciliano) 179, 181-183

Diaghilev, Sergei (Russian Ballet Impresario, 1872-1929)
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 133; Sherlock Holmes' Last Case (Robert D'Artagnan) 57; The Bloody Red Baron (Kim Newman) 43

Diamond, Jack "Legs" (New York Gangster, ?-1931)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 184, 188

Diana (Roman Goddess of Hunting)
Sherlock Holmes in New York (D.R.Bensen) 100; "The Case of the Scientific Aristocrat" (Colin Bruce) 6; "Mrs. Farintosh & An Opal Tiara" (Ian Charnock) 177; Chapel Noir (Carole Nelson Douglas) 29; "The Plate Mystery" (Gene Fowler) 124; The List of 7 (Mark Frost) 84-85; The Adamantine Sherlock Holmes (Hapi) 1; The Empress of India (Michael Kurland) 162; In Search of Watson (Tracy Mack & Michael Citrin) 2-5, 41-43, 131, 153, 158, 160-161, 164, 172, 174; Sherlock Holmes and the Story For Which The World Is Not Yet Prepared (Stephen E. Pierce) 190; "Art, Crime, and Enlightenment" (Vithal Rajan) 174; Shadowfall (Tracy Revels) 95; The Prayer of the Night Shepherd (Phil Rickman) 305; Sherlock Holmes and the Devil's Grail (Barrie Roberts) 56; Sherlock Holmes and the Royal Flush (Barrie Roberts) 14; The Fifth Heart (Dan Simmons) 318, 524; The Second War of the Worlds (George H. Smith) 18; Death on a Pale Horse (Donald Thomas) 341
Dianic: "The Bab Deception" (Bill Paxton) 153

Temple of Diana: The Final Meeting (Tracy Mack & Michael Citrin) 163

Diana (Spencer) (Princess of Wales, 1961-1997)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon) 213;
The Book of the Dead (Robert Richardson) 168; The Baker Street Letters (Michael Robertson) 125

Diarist, The (The Horla - Guy de Maupassant)
Sherlock Holmes's War of the Worlds (Manly W. Wellman & Wade Wellman) 38-39

Dìaz, Porfirio (Mexican President (1877-80 & 1884-1911), 1830-1915)
"The Case of the Remarkable Worm" (June Thomson), 84

Dibdin, Michael (British Writer, 1947-2007)
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 136

Dick, Mr. (David Copperfield - Charles Dickens)
"The Legacy of Rachel Howells" (Michael Doyle) 428; "The Enchanted Garden" (H.F.Heard) 124

Dickel, George (American Retailer & Distiller, 1818-1894)
George A. Dickel's Tennessee Whisky: The Magic Bullet (Larry Millett) 287

Dickens, Catherine (Wife of Charles Dickens)
The Master Sleuth on the Trail of Edwin Drood (Robert F. Fleissner) 30, 32, 120

Dickens, Charles (British Author, 1812-1870)

Dickens, Francis J. (Canadian Mountie, Son of Charles Dickens, 1844-1886)
W.G. Grace's Last Case (William Rushton) 44-58, 64, 68, 71, 75-77, 102, 109, 115, 125-126, 140-141, 175, 197-200, 259, 262-263, 268, 273, 281-285
The Master Sleuth on the Trail of Edwin Drood (Robert F. Fleissner) 120

Dickens, Sir Henry Fielding (British Barrister, Son of Charles Dickens, 1849-1933)
"The Box" (Steve Cavanagh) 160-177

Dickens, Kate (Daughter of Charles Dickens, 1839-1929)
The D. Case (Carlo Fruttero & Franco Lucentini) 106, 391, 417
The Master Sleuth on the Trail of Edwin Drood (Robert F. Fleissner) 120; Night Watch (Stephen Kendrick) 10; "Sherlock Holmes Solves The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Harry B. Smith) 223, 225

Dickens, Marie Roche (Wife of Sir Henry Dickens)
"The Box" (Steve Cavanagh) 162

Dickens, Mary "Mamie" (Daughter of Charles Dickens, 1838-1896)
The D. Case (Carlo Fruttero & Franco Lucentini) 391, 417, 419
The Master Sleuth on the Trail of Edwin Drood (Robert F. Fleissner) 120

Dickens, John (Father of Charles Dickens)
The Revenge of the Hound (Michael Hardwick) 226; Becoming Holmes (Shane Peacock) 179; "The Victory Match" (Barry Perowne) 9

Dickens, Elizabeth (Mother of Charles Dickens, 1789-1863)
The Revenge of the Hound (Michael Hardwick) 226

Dickenson, Rebecca (Accused Colonel Valentine Baker of Indecent Assault)
I, Sherlock Holmes (Michael Harrison) 43-47
Lestrade and the Brother of Death (M.J.Trow) 90-96, 98-100, 102-103, 105, 107, 216-217, 222-223
Kate Robinson: "The Matter of the Cashiered Colonel" (David Hammer) 26-29

Dickenson, Rosanna (Witness in the Peasenhall Murder Case)
"The Case of the Peasenhall Murder" (Donald Thomas) 203, 205, 207

Dickey, James (American Author, 1923-1997)
James Choice: The Book of Changes (R.H.W.Dillard) 65

Dickinson, Captain Almeron (American Soldier at The Alamo, 1800-1836)
The Quest for Bowie's Blade (J.T. Edson) 4

Dickinson, Angelina (Daughter of Almeron Dickinson, 1834-1869)
The Quest for Bowie's Blade (J.T. Edson) 4

Dickinson, Emily (American Poet, 1830-1886)
The Bughouse Affair (Marcia Muller & Bill Pronzini) 54, 156; "The Bughouse Caper" (Bill Pronzini) 143, 172; The Seventh Bullet (Daniel D. Victor) 178

Dickinson, Harry Vansittart (Edith Carew's Lover, c.1964-1938)
"The Case of the Yokohama Club" (Donald Thomas) 283-284, 299, 302-303, 314, 329, 332

Dickinson, Susanna (Wife of Almeron Dickinson, 1814-1883)
The Quest for Bowie's Blade (J.T. Edson) 4

Dickson, Carter (Pseudonym of John Dickson Carr)
Dickson, the Carter: Lestrade and the Sign of Nine (M.J.Trow) 74, 78

Dickson, Harry (Harry Dickson series - Jean Ray)
"The Adventure of the Fallen Stone" (Win Scott Eckert) 72-73, 75, 77-91
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 33; "The Shades of Pemberley" (Win Scott Eckert) 14; "The Vanishing Devil" (Win Scott Eckert) 60; The Evil in Pemberley House (Philip José Farmer & Win Scott Eckert) 119

Dickson, John (Scottish Gunsmith)
Dickson Rifle: Death on a Pale Horse (Donald Thomas) 241
Moore & Dickson: Death on a Pale Horse (Donald Thomas) 240

Diderot, Denis (French Philosopher, 1713-1784)
The D. Case (Carlo Fruttero & Franco Lucentini) 51; The Fatal Mistake (Hugh S. Scullion) 28

Didier, Auguste (Auguste Didier series - Amy Myers)
"The Adventure of the Faithful Retainer" (Amy Myers) 369, 372, 376

Dido (Queen of Carthage)
The Pursuit of the Houseboat (John Kendrick Bangs) 192
Lestrade and the Sign of Nine (M.J.Trow) 104

Dido & Aeneas (Roman Mythology)
"Sherlock Holmes, Dragon-Slayer" (Darrell Schweitzer) 119; Wilde About Holmes (Milo Yelesiyevich) 182

Diebold, Charles (German-American Safe Manufacturer, 1838-1863)
Diebold Firm: Sherlock Holmes and the Ice Palace Murders (Larry Millett) 124

Diego de Leon, Conde de Belascoain (Spanish Politician, 1807-1841)
Spider Dance (Carole Nelson Douglas) 161

Diem, Ngo Dinh (President of South Vietnam (1955-63), 1901-1963)
Death of a Scavenger (Keith Spore) 77

Diemschutz, Louis (Ripper Case, the Carter who found Stride's body)
The Adventure of the New York Ripper (Philip J. Carraher) 94-95, 105
The Last Sherlock Holmes Story (Michael Dibdin) 50-52, 57, 81, 164
"The Case of the Baker Street Dozen" (Arthur Douglas) 70-72
Castle Rouge (Carole Nelson Douglas) 88, 97-98
Dust and Shadow (Lyndsay Faye) 86, 88, 90, 93
The Whitechapel Horrors (Edward B. Hanna) 137-138
Anno Dracula (Kim Newman) 194, 219
Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 100-101
Whitechapel: The Final Stand of Sherlock Holmes (Bernard J. Schaffer) 118-121, 123-124, 131
Sherlock Holmes and the Whitechapel Vampire (Dean P. Turnbloom) 148, 154, 165
Chapel Noir (Carole Nelson Douglas) 245; Dracula's Diary (Michael Geare & Michael Corby) 119; A Study in Darkness (Emma Jane Holloway) 424; Anatomy of Evil (Will Thomas) 168; Lestrade and the Ripper (M.J.Trow) 88-89, 192; The Mycroft Memoranda (Ray Walsh) 35

Diemschutz, Mrs (Wife of Louis Diemschutz)
Adele Diemschutz: Whitechapel: The Final Stand of Sherlock Holmes (Bernard J. Schaffer) 119-120
Castle Rouge (Carole Nelson Douglas) 88; Dust and Shadow (Lyndsay Faye) 88

Diesel, Rudolph (German Engineer, 1858-1913)
Sherlock Holmes and the Alice In Wonderland Murders (Barry Day) 28; "A Slaying In Suburbia" (G. Kelly) 45, 47; "A Letter To Posterity From John H. Watson, M.D." (Donald Thomas) 12; The Great Game (Lavie Tidhar) 891-892, 964

Dietrich, Marlene (German-American Actress, 1901-1992)
Inspector Ginkgo Tips His Hat To Sherlock Holmes (Alex Jack) 113, 194

Dietz, Robert Edwin (American Lantern Manufacturer, 1818-1897)
Dietz Company: Sherlock Holmes and the Rune Stone Mystery (Larry Millett) 193

Dieudonné, Geneviève (Drachenfels - Jack Yeovil)
Anno Dracula (Kim Newman) 11-22, 35-41, 49-58, 75-84, 105-110, 117, 138, 155-159, 180-181, 185-194, 199-217, 220-221, 223-254, 265-266, 283-289, 299-304, 319, 329, 331-337, 343-350, 357-371, 381-385, 393-395, 407-408, 413-452, 454-461
The Bloody Red Baron (Kim Newman)
13-14, 47, 53-54, 57, 77, 118-119, 201, 248-250, 257, 295, 315, 345, 350

Diffring, Anton (German Actor, 1918-1989)
The Night Mayor (Kim Newman) 36, 97

Digby, Sir Everard (Gunpowder Plot Conspirator, 1576/1578-1606)
Sherlock Holmes's Christmas (David Upton) 133, 219

Digby, Lady Mary (Mulsho) (Wife of Sir Everard Digby, c.1581-?)
Sherlock Holmes's Christmas (David Upton) 133

Digges, Reverend J.G. (Irish Beekeeper, 1858-1933)
The Final Solution (Michael Chabon) 73

Diggs, Oscar Zoroaster: see Oz, Wizard of

Dilke, Sir Charles (British Radical Politician, 1843-1911)
The Hampstead Poisonings (Glen Petrie) 76, 164; Lestrade and the Guardian Angel (M.J.Trow) 208

Dillard, R.H.W. (American Author & Professor of English)
R.H.W. Change: The Book of Changes (R.H.W.Dillard) 65

Dillinger, John (American Criminal, 1902-1934)
Everybody's Favorite Duck (Gahan Wilson) 43

Dillingham, Charles (American Theatrical Producer)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 26

Dillon, Charles (American Football Player)
"The Adventure of the Missing Three Quarters" (Jon L. Breen) 306

Dillon, Una (British Bookseller)
Dillons: My Hero (Tom Holt) 42

DiMaggio, Joe (American Baseball Player, 1914-1999)
Inspector Ginkgo Tips His Hat To Sherlock Holmes (Alex Jack) 221

Dimmock, Emily (aka Phyllis Shaw, Victim of the Camden Town Murder, 1884-1907)
Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 211-212
"The Case of the Camden Town Murder" (Donald Thomas) 219-223, 226, 237, 239-240, 242-244

Dimsdale, Sir Joseph (Lord Mayor of London (1901-02))
"The Queen of the Night" (Donald Thomas) 309, 312, 314, 419-320, 322

Dinah (Alice's Adventures In Wonderland - Lewis Carroll)
"Alimentary, My Dear Watson" (Lawrence Schimel) 210-211

Dinah's Kittens (Alice Through The Looking Glass - Lewis Carroll)
"The Case of the Greek Key (Donald Thomas) 114

d'Indy, Vincent (French Composer, 1851-1931)
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 51

Dinshaw, Cowasjee (Indian Merchant, 1827-1900)
The Year of High Treason (Vithal Rajan) 173

Dinshaw, Hormusjee Cowasjee (Indian Merchant, 1857-1939)
The Year of High Treason (Vithal Rajan) 172-175, 315

Dinuzulu (King of the Zulu Nation (1884-1913), 1868-1913)
Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra (Paul D. Gilbert) 62

Diocletian (Roman Emperor (284-305), 245-313)
The Kentish Manor Murders (Julian Symons) 85

Diogenes Apollionates (Greek Philosopher, c. 460 BC)
Lestrade and the Hallowed House (M.J. Trow) 458

Diogenes of Babylon "the Stoic" (Greek Philosopher, c.250-c.150BC)
Lestrade and the Hallowed House (M.J. Trow) 458

Diogenes the Cynic / Diogenes of Sinope (Greek Philosopher, ?-320BC)
The Pursuit of the Houseboat (John Kendrick Bangs) 138
"Shady Sinners of the Styx"(Lawrence Daniel Fogg) 7-8
Mycroft Holmes (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Anna Waterhouse) 291; "The Adventure of the Elusive Emeralds" (Carla Coupe) 150; Faction Paradox: Erasing Sherlock (Kelly Hale) 31; The Adamantine Sherlock Holmes (Hapi) 47, 80, 105, 118; Black Ice (Andrew Lane) 41-42; "The Adventure of the Georgian Deed" (Michael Mallory) 12; The Dark Water (David Pirie) 304; Sherlock Holmes and the Railway Maniac (Barrie Roberts) 28; The Angel of the Opera (Sam Siciliano) 91; Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 67-68, 174; Sherlock Holmes and the Nine-Dragon Sigil (Tim Symonds) 42-43; Death on a Pale Horse (Donald Thomas) 205; Lestrade and the Hallowed House (M.J.Trow) 458, 460
Diogenes Tub: Death on a Pale Horse (Donald Thomas) 208

Diogenes Laertius (Greek Historian, ?-?BC)
Lestrade and the Hallowed House (M.J. Trow) 458

Diomedes (Legendary greek Hero)
The Year of High Treason (Vithal Rajan) 93

Dionysus (Greek God of Wine & Vegetation)
Sherlock Holmes and the Apocalypse Murders (Barry Day) 60; Gods of War (James Lovegrove) 274; The West End Horror (Nicholas Meyer) 54
Dionysian: Wilde About Holmes (Milo Yelesiyevich) 21, 46
, 220
Dionysius: Dreaming Spies (Laurie R. King) 34

Dioscorides, Pedanius (Greek Physician, c.40-c.90)
"The Pennyroyal Society" (Kelly Hale) 262

Diosy, Arthur (British Founder of the Japan Society, 1856-1923)
Lestrade and the Giant Rat of Sumatra (M.J. Trow) 135-137, 164

Diotima (Hyperion - Friedrich Hölderlin)
The Case of the Revolutionist's Daughter (Lewis S. Feuer) 79

Dirac, Paul (British Physicist, 1902-1984)
"The Adventure of the Dreaming Detective " (Ralph Vaughan) 17

Disciples, The (Followers of Jesus in The New Testament)
Sherlock Holmes and the Seven Deadly Sins Murders (Barry Day) 66; Castle Rouge (Carole Nelson Douglas) 473, 482; The Strange Doings of J. Leslie Ryder (Daniel Gracely) 138; The Case of the Frozen Scream (Thomas Brace Haughey) 69, 75, 88; An Opened Grave (L. Frank James) 216-217; Night Watch (Stephen Kendrick) 22; Lestrade and the Brother of Death (M.J. Trow) 219

Discovery, RRS (Captain Scott's Ship)
"The Highland Intrigue" (Steve Leadley) 102

Disease (Punch & Judy Show Character)
The Case of the Baffled Policeman (Allen Sharp) 66, 70, 95

Dish and the Spoon, The (Nursery Rhyme Characters)
The Giant Rat of Sumatra (Daniel Gracely) 68; "The Case of the Peasenhall Murder" (Donald Thomas) 219

Dismas (Robber Crucified Beside Jesus)
Watson's Afghan Adventure (Kieran McMullen) 123

Disney, Walt (American Film-maker, 1901-1966)
The Murder of Sherlock Holmes (James Anderson) 33; Elementary, My Dear Groucho (Ron Goulart) 12; The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death (Daniel Pinkwater) 370; The Ritual (J.N.Williamson) 176
Disney: The Cinema Swindle (Terrance Dicks) 40; The League of Heroes (Xavier Mauméjean) 127
Disney-esque: The Incredible Umbrella (Marvin Kaye) 300; The Prayer of the Night Shepherd (Phil Rickman) 76
Disneyland: And Then There Was One (Gilbert Adair) 11; From Prussia with Love (John DeChancie)
114; The Case of the Frozen Scream (Thomas Brace Haughey) 73; The Kentish Manor Murders (Julian Symons) 26
Walt Disney-an: And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 26
Walt Disney World: Masterminds of Falkenstein (John DeChancie) 133

Disraeli, Benjamin (Lord Beaconsfield, British Prime Minister (1868, 1874-80), 1804-1881)
The Adventure of the Three Dragons (Luke Steven Fullenkamp) vii, 44-45, 48-54, 141, 156, 189-191
Enter the Lion (Michael P. Hodel & Sean M. Wright) 91, 101, 109, 163, 183, 185-187, 191-195, 197, 199-200, 202-203, 213-224, 231, 245, 247, 251, 254, 256-260, 264, 280
"Barrett Holmes and the Red-Headed Mystery" (Paul Minett & Brian Leveson) 44
The Secret Fiend (Shane Peacock) 1, 11, 15-16, 48, 53-54, 75, 105-106, 108, 122, 137, 167, 169, 172, 235, 240-244
Lestrade and the Brother of Death (M.J.Trow) 37-40, 50, 74, 79, 91, 114
Lestrade and the Sawdust Ring (M.J.Trow) 5-235
Young Sherlock Holmes (Alan Arnold) 12; Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance (Gyles Brandreth) 135; Sherlock Holmes and the Mysterious Friend of Oscar Wilde (Russell A. Brown) 89; The Italian Secretary (Caleb Carr) 71; Good Night, Mr. Holmes (Carole Nelson Douglas) 104;
The Albino’s Treasure (Stuart Douglas) 29; "A Commission to the Sultan of Turkey" (Frank J. Eustace) 4-5; "And The Rest" (C.D. Ewing) 354-355; The Evil in Pemberley House (Philip José Farmer & Win Scott Eckert) 69; The Case of the Revolutionist's Daughter (Lewis S. Feuer) 18, 25, 32, 41, 45, 78-79; The Holmes Inheritance (Brian Freemantle) 70; "Jack The Ripper" (Graeme Garden & Bill Oddie) 67; Dracula's Diary (Michael Geare & Michael Corby) 32, 140; The Whitechapel Horrors (Edward B. Hanna) 88; I, Sherlock Holmes (Michael Harrison) 99; The Case of the Maltese Treasure (Thomas Brace Haughey) 30; Reply Paid (H.F.Heard) 34; Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 49; Inspector Ginkgo Tips His Hat To Sherlock Holmes (Alex Jack) 104; The Punjat's Ruby (Marian J.A.Jackson) 39; "Inga Sigerson Weds" (Richard A. Lupoff) 28; "Sun Ching Foo’s Last Trick" (Adam Beau McFarlane) 34; "The Case of the Ancient British Barrow" (Terry McGarry) 113; The League of Heroes (Xavier Mauméjean) 26; The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (Nicholas Meyer) 59; The West End Horror (Nicholas Meyer) 22; The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 129; "The Adventure of the Six Maledictions" (Kim Newman) 240; Anno Dracula (Kim Newman) 67, 109; "The Macabre Affair" (Bill Paxton) 74; Becoming Holmes (Shane Peacock) 4; The Dragon Turn (Shane Peacock) 5; Eye of the Crow (Shane Peacock) 7, 23, 28, 139; Sherlock Holmes Investigates the Murder In Euston Square (Ronald Pearsall) 163; The Hampstead Poisonings (Glen Petrie) 111, 157, 167; The Monstrous Regiment (Glen Petrie) 28, 39, 126, 218; "A Singular Affair at Trincomalee" (Ted Riccardi) 221-222; Sherlock Holmes at the 1902 Fifth Test (Stanley Shaw) 24; The Fifth Heart (Dan Simmons) 74; Sherlock Holmes and the Nine-Dragon Sigil (Tim Symonds) 115; Death on a Pale Horse (Donald Thomas) 54, 105, 206, 261; Anatomy of Evil (Will Thomas) 245; Some Danger Involved (Will Thomas) 108, 125, 221; Brigade (M.J.Trow) 236, 269; Lestrade and the Dead Man's Hand (M.J.Trow) 15, 120, 207; Lestrade and the Deadly Game (M.J.Trow) 38; Lestrade and the Devil's Own (M J Trow) 110; Lestrade and the Gift of the Prince (M.J.Trow) 21; Lestrade and the Mirror of Murder (M.J.Trow) 70, 84; Lestrade and the Ripper (M.J.Trow) 113-114, 248; Lestrade and the Sign of Nine (M.J.Trow) 74; Sherlock Holmes and the Giant Rat of Sumatra (Alan Vanneman) 103; "The Comfort of the Seine" (Stephen Volk) 8; "The Remarkable Worm" (Carolyn Wheat) 204; The Tulpa (J.N.Williamson) 177
The Prime Minister: "The Gibraltar Letter" (Sam Benady) 33; "The Case of the Racing Certainty" (Donald Thomas) 54

Divers, Edwin (British Chemist, 1837-1912)
"The Case of the Yokohama Club" (Donald Thomas) 292

Dix, Dorothea (American Social Reformer, 1802-1887)
"The Case of the Notorious Practitioner" (Jane Rubino) 83

Dixie, Henry E. (American Actor, 1859-1943)
Femme Fatale (Carole Nelson Douglas) 185

Dixon, George (Canadian Boxer, 1870-1908)
"The Adventure of the Bookshop Owner" (Vincent W. Wright) 50

Dixon, P.C. George (The Blue Lamp - Ted Willis; Dixon of Dock Green TV series)
The Case of the Blackmail Boys (Terrance Dicks) 13; The Case of the Missing Masterpiece (Terrance Dicks) 103; The Cop Catchers (Terrance Dicks) 21
Sergeant George Dixon: The Adventures of Inspector Lestrade (M.J.Trow) 10-11, 164, 181-182;
Brigade (M.J.Trow) 213-405; Lestrade and the Brother of Death (M.J.Trow) 112-113; Lestrade and the Dead
Man's Hand (M.J.Trow) 62, 83, 89-90, 105, 107-108, 115, 151, 202, 210; Lestrade and the Guardian Angel (M.J.Trow) 14-16, 34, 47-48, 133, 144; Lestrade and the Hallowed House (M.J.Trow) 415; Lestrade and the Leviathan (M.J.Trow) 219-220; Lestrade and the Ripper (M.J.Trow) 186-187, 230; Lestrade and the Sign of Nine (M.J.Trow) 178-180, 184
NOTE: M.J. Trow's Dixon is clearly based on "Dixon of Dock Green", using many of his catchphrases, but operating too early to actually be George Dixon. In Lestrade and the Brother of Death (M.J. Trow) he says to a passing constable, "I thought you were in the dock, Green" (p.113).

Dixon, Jeremiah (English Surveyor, 1733-1779)
Mason-Dixon Line

Dixon, Thomas (American Author, 1864-1946)
"The Adventure of the Mooning Sentry" (Jon L. Breen) 58

Dobbs, Hannah (English Murder Suspect, c.1855)
Sherlock Holmes Investigates the Murder In Euston Square (Ronald Pearsall) 9-13, 15, 18-19, 22-26, 28-29, 36, 40, 42-58, 60-66, 68-69, 71-76, 78-79, 82-83, 85-86, 89-91, 94-95, 100, 127, 152, 161, 164-165, 167-175, 183-184

Döbereiner, Johann Wolfgang (German Chemist, 1780-1849)
Döbereiner's Lighter: The Fifth Heart (Dan Simmons) 101

Dobrowen, Issay (Russian-Norwegian Composer, 1891-1953)
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 35

Dobson, Zuleika (Zuleika Dobson - Max Beerbohm)
"Angel Down, Sussex" (Kim Newman) 137

Docherty, Marjory Campbell (Victim of Burke & Hare, ?-1828)
Fire Storm (Andrew Lane) 179

Doctor (Punch and Judy Show)
The Case of the Baffled Policeman (Allen Sharp) 66, 70

Doctor (of the Paris Opera) (The Phantom of the Opera - Gaston Leroux)
"Adventure of the Opera Ghost" (Steven Philip Jones & Aldin Baroza) 20

Doctor (who attended the girl knocked down by Hyde) (The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson)
Dr Jekyll and Mr Holmes (Loren D. Estleman) 36
"The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Holmes" (Steven Philip Jones & Seppo Makinen) 2

Doctor, The First (Doctor Who -TV series)
All-Consuming Fire (Andy Lane) 1-2, 128, 302-304

"The Lost Boy" (Barbara Hambly) 23

Doctor, The Second (Doctor Who - TV series)
The League of Heroes (Xavier Mauméjean) 94

Doctor, The Third (Doctor Who -TV series)
All-Consuming Fire (Andy Lane) 97, 102, 129

Doctor, The Fourth (Doctor Who -TV series)
The Talons of Weng Chiang (Terrance Dicks); Evolution (John Peel) 16-23, 28-33, 38-40, 43-55, 57-59, 70-73, 77-84, 87-93, 97-99, 104-108, 111, 114-120, 123-135, 137, 144-164, 174-189, 196, 198-202, 209, 224-229, 231-241, 243, 246-248, 251-259
All-Consuming Fire (Andy Lane) 3

Doctor, The Fifth (Doctor Who - TV series)
Happy Endings (Paul Cornell) 19, 83, 137

Doctor, The Sixth (Doctor Who -TV series)
All-Consuming Fire (Andy Lane) 222

Doctor, The Seventh (Doctor Who -TV series)
Happy Endings (Paul Cornell) 9-10, 14-15, 17-20, 22, 25-28, 30, 36-43, 50, 55, 59-60, 63-65, 67, 73, 75-80, 82-84, 86-87, 90-94, 97-99, 101-105, 108, 111-117, 119, 124, 126-135, 137-147, 149-155, 157, 159-160, 163-166, 169-171, 174, 176-184, 190-192, 194-207, 211-212, 215-218, 220, 222, 224-235, 237-240, 242-243, 247, 250, 254, 259-263, 265-269, 273-277, 279-285, 287-288
All-Consuming Fire (Andy Lane) 1-4, 25-26, 29-30, 38-53, 59-69, 83, 86, 88, 96-97, 102, 117-124, 126, 128-131, 133, 138-150, 154-166, 170-171, 176, 187, 189-191, 193-194, 196, 198-199, 208-224, 233-236, 249-253, 255-257, 259-260, 262-266, 268-295, 297-304

Doctor Doom (Fantastic Four Comics)
The League of Heroes (Xavier Mauméjean) 113

Doda, Carol (American Stripper, 1937- )
Killer Finish (Denny Martin Flinn) 41

Dodd, Dr William (British Clergyman & Forger, 1729-1777)
The Revenge of the Hound (Michael Hardwick) 44

Dodds, Baby (American Jazz Drummer, 1898-1959)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 242-245

Dodds, Johnny (American Jazz Clarinetist, 1892-1940)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 242-245

Dodge, Clemence (Wife of Charles W. Morse)
"Too Much for Sherlock" (Anonymous) 258

Dodge, John (1864-1920) & Horace (1868-1920) (American Car Designers)
Dodge Aries: Dead Man’s Confession (Cass Lewis) 17, 26, 57, 69
Dodge Charger: Inspector Ginkgo Tips His Hat To Sherlock Holmes (Alex Jack) 205
Dodge Sedan: The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 178, 181
Dodge Tourer: "The Indian Summer of Sherlock Holmes" (Vithal Rajan) 234
Dodge Truck: The Barker Street Regulars (Susan Conant) 44; The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 179

Dodgson (Carnacki series - William Hope Hodgson)
Sherlock Holmes: The Breath of God (Guy Adams) 101-102, 227

Dodgson, Reverend Charles (Father of Lewis Carroll, 1800-1868)
"Call Me Wiggins" (Norman Schreiber) 79

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge: see Carroll, Lewis

Dodgson, Frances Lutwidge (Mother of Lewis Carroll, 1804-1851)
"Call Me Wiggins" (Norman Schreiber) 79

Dodgson, Sisters of Lewis Carroll
The Problem of the Spiteful Spiritualist (Roberta Rogow) 3, 8

Dodo (Alice in Wonderland - Lewis Carroll)
Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 24

Dodson & Fogg (Pickwick Papers - Charles Dickens)
The Incredible Umbrella (Marvin Kaye) 133

Doebler, Ludwig (Austrian Magician, 1801-1864)
The Pandora Plague (Lee A. Matthias) 197

Dog, The (The Dog and His Reflection - Aesop)
The Adventure of the Missing Brother (Eugene Edmund Snyder) 151

Dog, The (The House that Jack Built - Nursery Rhyme)
"The House that Jack Built" (Edward Wellen) 280, 296, 298

Dogberry, Constable (Much Ado About Nothing - William Shakespeare)
The Case of the Philosophers' Ring (Randall Collins) 65, 98; Lestrade and the Dead Man's Hand (M.J.Trow) 60-61
Dogberrys: The Monstrous Regiment (Glen Petrie) 109

Dogen (Japanese Buddhist Monk, 1200-1253)
Everybody's Favorite Duck (Gahan Wilson) 28, 95

Doherty, Lieutenant Edward P. (American Army Officer, Led the Capture of John Wilkes Booth, ?-1897)
The Surrogate Assassin (Christopher Leppek) 169-171, 173, 295-296

Doillon, Jacques (French Director, 1944- )
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 190

Dolan, "Dandy" John (New York Gangster, Member of the Whyos)
Dandy John Nolan: Wilde About Holmes (Milo Yelesiyevich) 44-45, 223, 241

Dolci, Carlo (Italian Artist, 1616-1686)
"Moriarty’s Fiendish Plan" (Roger Jaynes) 266

Dollfuss, Engelbert (Austrian Chancellor (1932-34), 1892-1934)
Time for Sherlock Holmes (David Dvorkin) 104

Dolgorouky, Prince Serge Alexandrovich (Aide-de-Camp to Nicholas II, 1883-?)
Lestrade and the Devil's Own (M J Trow) 32

Dolingen, Countess (Dracula's Guest - Bram Stoker)
Dracula's Diary (Michael Geare & Michael Corby) 23; Anno Dracula (Kim Newman) 67

Dolittle, Dr. (Dr Dolittle series - Hugh Lofting)
Dr Doolittle, the Coroner: The Case of the Philosophers' Ring (Randall Collins) 65, 98, 101

Dolly Sisters, The (American Vaudeville Artistes, Rosika Deutsch (1892-1920) & Jansci Deutsch (1892-1941))
Creighton's Castle (Miriam Lynch) 122

Dolly the Sheep (Cloned Sheep, 1996-2003)
"As to ‘An Exact Knowledge of London’" (Tony Broadbent) 29

Dolma, Lobsang (Mother of the 13th Dalai Lama)
The Travels of Sherlock Holmes (John Hall) 146

Dombey, Paul (Dombey and Son - Charles Dickens)
The Great Game (Lavie Tidhar) 883-885

Dombey & Son (Dombey and Son - Charles Dickens)
The Great Game (Lavie Tidhar) 868-869, 874, 878-879, 883

Domhain, Daoine (Daoine Domhain - Peter Tremayne)
"The Drowned Geologist" (CaitlÌn R. Kiernan) 306

Dominic, St. (Spanish Theologian, c.1170-1221)
Dominican:
Good Night, Mr Holmes (Carole Nelson Douglas) 17; Inspector Ginkgo Tips His Hat To Sherlock Holmes (Alex Jack) 143; "The Kingdom of the Blind" (Adrian Middleton) 55-57; The Monstrous Regiment (Glen Petrie) 223; Lestrade and the Sign of Nine (M.J. Trow) 137
Rue St-Dominique: Prisoner of the Devil (Michael Hardwick) 43

Domino Lady, The (Domino Lady series - Lars Anderson)
The Evil in Pemberley House (Philip José Farmer & Win Scott Eckert) 80

Domville, Guy (Guy Domville - Henry James)
The Fifth Heart (Dan Simmons) 398-400

Don (Charles Dickens' Dog)
The D. Case (Carlo Fruttero & Franco Lucentini) 417-418

Don Alhambra (The Gondoliers - Gilbert & Sullivan)
The Incredible Umbrella (Marvin Kaye) 63

Don Corleone (The Godfather - Mario Puzo)
Lestrade and the Magpie (M.J.Trow) 161

Don Giovanni (Don Giovanni - Mozart)
"The Well-Educated Young Man" (William P. Coleman) 86-87; "Dracula on the Rocks" (Carole Nelson Douglas) 27; "The Missing Don Giovanni" (Paul D. Gilbert) 82-83, 89, 92; "The Queen of the Night" (Donald Thomas) 334; Lestrade and the Sign of Nine (M.J. Trow) 7

Don José (Carmen - Bizet)
"The Strange Case of the Tongue-Tied Tenor" (Carole Buggé) 337, 347-348; The Canary Trainer (Nicholas Meyer) 62-63, 112-113, 126

Don Juan (Legendary Spanish Hero)
The Case of the Revolutionist's Daughter (Lewis S. Feuer) 47
; Anno Dracula (Kim Newman) 28; The Angel of the Opera (Sam Siciliano) 229; "The Case of the Portuguese Sonnets" (Donald Thomas) 166-168, 173; "The Case of the Talking Corpse" (Donald Thomas) 241; Wilde About Holmes (Milo Yelesiyevich) 131, 150
A Don Juan: Killer Finish (Denny Martin Flinn) 120; The Private Life of Dr Watson (Michael Hardwick) 167; Supping with Panthers (Tom Holland) 492

Don Juan Triumphant

Don Quixote: see Quixote, Don

Donahue, Jack (Australian Bushranger, 1804-1830)
The Private Life of Dr Watson (Michael Hardwick) 132-133; Sherlock Holmes and the Man from Hell (Barrie Roberts) 69-70

Donald Duck (Walt Disney Cartoon Character)
The Mystery of the Missing Peanuts (Walt Disney Productions) 3-8, 10-11, 13-37
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 167

Donaldson, Stephen (American Author, 1947- )
My Hero (Tom Holt) 38

Donatello (Italian Sculptor, c1386-1466)
The Great Detective at the Crucible of Life (Thos. Kent Miller) 136

Dong With The Luminous Nose, The (The Dong With The Luminous Nose - Edward Lear)
The Confessions of Mycroft Holmes (Marcel Theroux) 85

Donizetti, Domenico (Italian Composer, 1797-1848)
The Siam Question (Timothy Francis Sheil) 65; Murder by Decree (Robert Weverka) 11

Donlevy, Brian (American Actor, 1901-1972)
The Night Mayor (Kim Newman) 37, 108, 117, 119-124

Donne, John (British Poet, 1572-1631)
"The Gibraltar Letter" (Sam Benady) 35; "The Sycamore Seed" (L.F.E. Coombs) 129; Sherlock Holmes and the Copycat Murders (Barry Day) 62; Femme Fatale (Carole Nelson Douglas) 196, Good Night, Mr. Holmes (Carole Nelson Douglas) 108; "The Case of the Borderland Dandelions" (Howard Engel) 42; The Master Sleuth on the Trail of Edwin Drood (Robert F. Fleissner) 196; Justice Hall (Laurie R. King) 123; "Years Ago & In A Different Place" (Michael Kurland) 175-176

Donnelly, Ignatius (American Politician, 1831-1901)
"The Case of the Baconian Cipher" (Ken Greenwald) 119

Donnelly, Mary (Nursemaid to Robert & Eva Hamilton's Baby)
Spider Dance (Carole Nelson Douglas) 173-174, 256-258, 268

Donnelly, Ned (British Boxer)
Dracula's Diary (Michael Geare & Michael Corby) 53

Donner (Santa's Reindeer)
Sherlock Holmes and the Sacred Sword (Frank Thomas) 160

Donner Party, The (American Migrants Driven to Cannibalism (1847))
Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Holmes (Loren D. Estleman) 131

Donohoe, Patrick (British Soldier, Stepfather of Anna Leonowens)
Sherlock Holmes and the King’s Governess (Barrie Roberts) 98-99

Donohue, Walter (British Editor)
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 106

Donovan, Dick (Dick Donovan series - Dick Donovan)
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (Allan Moore & Kevin O'Neill) 33, 44-45, 143
"The Mystery of the Worm" (John Pelan) 190

Donovan, Timothy (Jack the Ripper Suspect, c.1860-1888)
Whitechapel: The Final Stand of Sherlock Holmes (Bernard J. Schaffer) 6-7
Sherlock Holmes and the Whitechapel Vampire (Dean P. Turnbloom) 47

Donworth, Ellen "Nellie" (Murdered by Neill Cream, 1872?-1891)
"The Case of the Talking Corpse" (Donald Thomas) 225-231,238, 242-251, 253-255, 258, 260, 263, 265, 293, 301, 323

Doogan, Mrs (Kate Shugak series - Dana Stabenow)
"The Eyak Interpreter" (Dana Stabenow) 291-293, 301, 308-309, 311

Dooley, Mr (Mr Dooley series - F.P.Dunne)
"Mr Dooley Discusses College Athletics" (Earl Derr Biggers) 45-47
"Sherlock Holmes" (F.P.Dunne) 23-29
"Mr. Homes Solves A Question of Authorship" (John Kendrick Bangs) 210

Doolittle, Alfred (Pygmalion - George Bernard Shaw)
The Case of the Limehouse Laundry  (Anthony Read) 14, 44-45

Doolittle, Eliza (Pygmalion - George Bernard Shaw)
The Case of the Limehouse Laundry  (Anthony Read) 14-15, 17, 37-38, 40-48
The Murder of Sherlock Holmes (James Anderson) 33; "The Adventure of the Eccentric Inventor" (Eugene D. Goodwin) 112; Faction Paradox: Erasing Sherlock (Kelly Hale) 14, 30; Rasputin's Revenge (John T. Lescroart) 109

Doom, Cursitor (Smash comics character - created by Scott Goodall)
Cursitor Doone: "The Greek Invertebrate" (Kim Newman) 324-329, 331, 333-334, 336-339, 341

Doom, Dr. (Marvel Comic Books Character)
The Night Mayor (Kim Newman) 40

Dopey (Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Movie)
Lestrade and the Kiss of Horus (M.J.Trow) 15

Doppelmayr, Johann Gabriel (German Mathematician & Astronomer, 1677-1750)
"The Lunacy of Celestine Blot" (Stephen Volk) 387

Doppler, Christian Johann (Austrian Physicist, 1803-1853)
Dopplerscope: "The Martian Crown Jewels" (Poul Anderson) 1

Dora (Fragment of an Analysis of a Case History - Sigmund Freud)
The Case of Emily V (Keith Oatley) 128, 395-396

Doran, Detective (American Police Officer, Carrie Brown Murder Case)
The Adventure of the New York Ripper (Philip J. Carraher) 28

Doras, Anne (The New Doctor Who Adventures: Just War - Lance Parkin)
Happy Endings (Paul Cornell) 250

Doré, Gustave (French Artist, 1832-1883)
Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance (Gyles Brandreth) 302; "And The Rest" (C.D. Ewing) 354; Faction Paradox: Erasing Sherlock (Kelly Hale) 6; "The Shadows on the Lawn" (Barry Jones) 142; Sherlock Holmes and the Red Demon (Larry Millett) 107; The Dorking Gap Affair (Glen Petrie) 295

Doretta (La Rondine - Puccini)
"The Case of the Two Bohmes" (Ted Riccardi) 178

Dorgan, Thomas Aloysius "Tad" (American Sports Writer & Cartoonist, 1877-1929)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 65-66

Dorjieff (Russian Monk active in Tibet, 1854-1938)
"An Envoy to Lhasa" (Ted Riccardi) 125, 129-131, 139-142, 145-146, 150, 153-156, 164-168
The Siam Question (Timothy Francis Sheil) 76, 152, 160, 162, 164, 170, 177

Dormer, Pat (Member of the Molly Maguires)
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Alliance (Larry Millett) 235

D'Ormescheville, Major Bexon (Judge-Advocate in the Dreyfus Trial)
Prisoner of the Devil (Michael Hardwick) 66-68

Dormouse (Alice In Wonderland - Lewis Carroll)
My Hero (Tom Holt) 147-148
Sherlock Holmes and the Alice In Wonderland Murders (Barry Day) 90-91; Who Thinks Evil (Michael Kurland) 34; The Problem of the Missing Miss (Roberta Rogow) 15; Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 47; Basil in the Wild West (Eve Titus) 53; Wilde About Holmes (Milo Yelesiyevich) 205

Dorothy (Wizard of Oz): see Gale, Dorothy

Dorrit, Amy: see Little Dorrit

Dorrit, William (Little Dorrit - Charles Dickens)
"The Adventure of the Glass House" (Michael Mallory) 68

Dors, Diana (British Actress, 1931-1984)
"The Adventure of the Lost Prince" (Robert L. Fish) 73

Dorsey, Tommy (American Jazz Musician, 1905-1956)
Copper Beeches (Arthur H. Lewis) 96

Dosso Dossi (Italian Painter, 1479-1542)
Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 64

Dostoevsky, Fyodor (Russian Writer, 1821-1881)
And Then There Was No One (Gilbert Adair) 118; "The Adventure of the Ethical Assassin" (Matthew Baugh) 235; The D. Case (Carlo Fruttero & Franco Lucentini) 34; "The Case of the Incumbent Invalid" (Claire Griffen) 46; My Hero (Tom Holt) 28; "A Study in Evil" (Gary Lovisi) 72-73, 77; The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (Nicholas Meyer) 95, 97, 122; The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 7; The Case of Emily V. (Keith Oatley) 63; The Snarkout Boys and the Baconburg Horror (Daniel Pinkwater) 483; Anatomy of Evil (Will Thomas) 150; The Winged Wheel (Peter H. Wood) 139

Dottie Dimple (Dottie Dimple series - Sophie May)
The Pursuit of the Houseboat (John Kendrick Bangs) 158

Dottore (Commedia dell'Arte Character)
Gods of War (James Lovegrove) 84

Doubleday, Frank (American Publisher, 1862-1934)
Doubleday's: The Barker Street Regulars (Susan Conant) 147, 215, 252; The Seventh Bullet (Daniel D. Victor) 148

Dougal (The Magic Roundabout - TV series)
"The Lion of Draksville" (Julian Rathbone) 152

Dougal, Samuel Herbert (British Murderer, 1846-1903)
"The Case of the Naked Bicyclists" (Donald Thomas) 93-112, 116-117, 119-122, 124-130, 132
"Sherlock Holmes: The Actor" (Donald Thomas) 275

Dougal, Sarah Henrietta White (Wife of Samuel Dougal)
"The Case of the Naked Bicyclists" (Donald Thomas) 104

Dougherty, Jack Edwin (Witness to JFK Assassination, 1924- )
Sherlock Holmes in Dallas (Edmund Aubrey) 74

Douglas (Henry IV, Part I - Shakespeare)
"The Adventure of the Second Swag" (Luke Sharp) 240

Douglas (The Turn of the Screw - Henry James)
The Honourable Hereward Douglas: "The Case of the Ghosts at Bly" (Donald Thomas) 91-107, 113, 167

Douglas's Sister (The Turn of the Screw - Henry James)
Louise: "The Case of the Ghosts at Bly" (Donald Thomas) 93, 106

Douglas, Lord Alfred, "Bosie" (Son of Marquess of Queensberry, Oscar Wilde's Lover, 1870-1945)
Sherlock Holmes and the Mysterious Friend of Oscar Wilde (Russell A. Brown)
xiii, 13, 20, 25, 69-74, 128, 150, 158, 160-161, 163, 165, 170
Sherlock Holmes and the Apocalypse Murders (Barry Day) 60-62, 162
Druid's Blood (Esther M. Friesner) 186-187
The Dracula Caper (Simon Hawke) 39, 42-43
The West End Horror (Nicholas Meyer) 53, 57
"The Final Problem" (Rohase Piercy) 119
Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 126, 194-195
W.G. Grace's Last Case (William Rushton) 174, 215-216
The Great Game (Lavie Tidhar) 773, 775, 780, 901, 929
The Adventures of Inspector Lestrade (M.J.Trow) 165-167
Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance (Gyles Brandreth) 226; The Book of Changes (R.H.W.Dillard) 42; "By Any Other Name" (Michael Dirda) 203; "Flashman and the Tiger" (George MacDonald Fraser) 315; "The Bride and the Bachelors" (Vincent Kovar) 181; "The Adventure of the Dorset Street Lodger" (Michael Moorcock) 220; "The Macabre Affair" (Bill Paxton) 27; The Hunger and Ecstasy of Vampires (Brian Stableford) 13, 137, 143, 193; "The Two Failures of Sherlock Holmes" (Donald Thomas) 11; The Bookman (Lavie Tidhar) 22; "Exit Centre Stage" (M.J.Trow) 234, 240; Lestrade and the Dead Man's Hand (M.J.Trow) 176; The Final Page of Baker Street (Daniel D. Victor) 107, 216

Douglas, Francis Archibald, Viscount Drumlanrig (Son of Marquess of Queensberry, 1867-1894)
The Hunger and Ecstasy of Vampires (Brian Stableford) 137

Douglas, Col. John (Soldier at Balaclava)
Brigade (M.J.Trow) 205-351

Douglas, Kirk (American Actor 1916- )
The Night Mayor (Kim Newman) 81; Lestrade and the Gift of the Prince (M.J.Trow) 95

Douglas, Norman (British Author, 1868-1952)
Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 143

Douglas, Stephen A. (American Politician, 1813-1861)
On the Wrong Track (Steve Hockensmith) 2

Douglas, Willie (Helped Mary Queen of Scots Escape Loch Leven)
Sherlock Holmes and the Thistle of Scotland (L.B. Greenwood) 2

Douglass, A.E. (American Astronomer, 1867-1962)
Reply Paid (H.F. Heard) 263

Douglass, Frederick (American Abolitionist, 1818-1895)
The Adventure of the New York Ripper (Philip J. Carraher) 133-134

Douphol, Baron (La Traviata - Verdi)
"The Purloined Face" (Stephen Volk) 246

Dover, Thomas (English Physician, 1660-1742)
Dover's Powders: Dr. Mortimer and the Aldgate Mystery (Gerard Williams) 19

Dovzhenko, Alexander (Russian Film Director, 1894-1956)
The League of Heroes (Xavier Mauméjean) 87-89, 125, 134, 148, 151, 175-178

Dowding, Sir Hugh (Scottish Air Marshal, 1882-1970)
"The Sound of the Buskervilles" (Douglas Moreton) 116

Dowe, Herr (German Inventor of a Bulletproof Coat)
"The Case of the Boulevard Assassin" (June Thomson) 49, 68

Dowland, John (British Composer, 1562-1626)
The Incredible Umbrella (Marvin Kaye) 247; Lestrade and the Ripper (M.J.Trow) 264

Dowler, Mr. (The Pickwick Papers - Charles Dickens)
The Master Sleuth on the Trail of Edwin Drood (Robert F. Fleissner) 106

Dowling, Bartholomew (Irish Poet, 1823-1863)
"The Captive Bride" (Dana Martin Batory) 76

Dowling, Isaac (British Police Officer)
Sherlock Holmes Investigates the Murder In Euston Square (Ronald Pearsall) 7, 17-18, 20, 23

Down, John Langdon (British Physician, 1828-1896)
Down's Syndrome: Death's Angel (Kathleen Sky) 6

Downey, Robert, Jr (American Actor, 1965- )
"As to ‘An Exact Knowledge of London’" (Tony Broadbent) 31-32, 37

Downie (Legendary Scottish University Porter)
Sherlock Holmes and the Royal Flush (Barrie Roberts) 8

Downs, T. Nelson (American Magician, 1867-1938)
The Adventure of the Ectoplasmic Man (Daniel Stashower) 150

Dowson, Ernest (British Poet, 1867-1900)
Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 195, 210

Doyle, Adrian (Malcolm) Conan (Son of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1910-1970)
The Baker Street Phantom (Patrice Bourland) 20, 22-23, 27, 75, 80
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 72, 120-122, 125-126, 202, 213-214, 216, 220, 291-292
Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 76, 82, 84-85, 96, 318
Lord Adrian: Basil and the Lost Colony (Eve Titus) 48, 56, 69, 80, 103-104; Basil and the Pygmy Cats (Eve Titus) 17-96; Basil In Mexico (Eve Titus) 77, 107
"The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon) 52; "The Third Sequence" (Bruce Kilstein) 157; The Art of Detection (Laurie R. King) 117; The Case of the Second Séance (Sam McCarver) 24; "Report of A Recent Conversation In A Remote Cottage on the South Downs" (Norman W. Ward) 76
Queen Nairda: Basil and the Pygmy Cats (Eve Titus)

Doyle, Arthur Conan

Doyle, Catherine (Sister of Arthur Conan Doyle, April-October 1858)
Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance (Gyles Brandreth) 30

Doyle, Charles Altamont (British Artist, Father of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1832-1893)
"The Bab Deception" (Bill Paxton) 193
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 7-9, 11-12, 50, 75, 83-85, 135, 142, 149, 154-155, 170, 205-206, 214-218, 220
The Patient's Eyes (David Pirie)
14-15, 24-28, 30, 47, 68-70, 85, 94
Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 80-81, 83-84, 238
The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 46
, 58-60, 63-64, 317
Femme Fatale (Carole Nelson Douglas) 39; The List of 7 (Mark Frost) 94, 103, 253; The Case of the Second Séance (Sam McCarver) 15; The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 25-26; Baskerville (John O’Connell) 147; The Dark Water (David Pirie) 16, 20, 28, 35, 149, 198-199, 206-207, 227-228, 266-267;The Demon Device (Robert Saffron) 29; Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 77; "Illusions" (Janni Lee Simner) 364; Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 100, 102

Doyle, Constance: see Hornung, Constance

Doyle, Denis Conan (Son of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1909-1955)
The Baker Street Phantom (Patrice Bourland) 20, 22-23, 27, 75, 80
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 72, 120-122, 125-126, 202, 213-214, 216, 220, 291-292
Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 76, 82, 84-85, 96, 318
"The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon) 52; The Case of the Second Séance (Sam McCarver) 24

Doyle, Ida (Sister of Arthur Conan Doyle)
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 8, 84, 214

Doyle, Innes (Brother of Arthur Conan Doyle)
The 6 Messiahs (Mark Frost) 9-13, 15-16, 18-19, 24-27, 41, 43, 46-56, 64-68, 78-79, 81-84, 86-89, 91-93, 98-101, 110, 125, 129, 131, 142-152, 165-176, 187-193, 196-198, 216-217, 244-245, 252-256, 267-275, 279-280, 282-284, 291-292, 310, 319, 334-335, 348-349, 364, 366-367, 374-377, 391-392, 394-398, 405-407, 412, 416-417
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 7-9, 84, 204, 214-216
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 17, 77, 108; The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 51; The Case of the Grave Accusation (Dicky Neely) 76; The Patient's Eyes (David Pirie) 15; Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 236; The Prayer of the Night Shepherd (Phil Rickman) 260; The Problem of the Spiteful Spiritualist (Roberta Rogow) 7, 46, 224-225; The Demon Device (Robert Saffron) 7, 18, 60; Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 75, 121-122, 136; Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 131; The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 10

Doyle, Lady Jean: see Leckie, Jean

Doyle, Jean Conan (Daughter of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1912-1997)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 72, 120-122, 125-128, 202, 213-214, 216, 220, 291-292
Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias)
76, 82, 84-85, 96, 207, 318
The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 9, 49
The Baker Street Phantom (Patrice Bourland) 20, 80; "The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon) 52; The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 303-304
Lady Harriet Conan Doyle: The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 70-71
Jeannie: Basil and the Pygmy Cats (Eve Titus) 41-44, 50-51; Basil in the Wild West (Eve Titus) 96

Doyle, Kingsley Conan (Son of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1892-1918)
Sherlock Holmes and the Houdini Birthright (Val Andrews) 10, 37-39
"The Doll Who Talked to the Dead" (Nev Fountain) 135
"The Third Sequence" (Bruce Kilstein) 155, 157
The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 11-12, 22, 25, 53, 248, 257, 304
Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 75, 84, 86-88, 90, 136, 212-213, 242, 247, 250, 252-254, 256, 258, 269, 295-296, 303-307
"Whom God Destroys" (Ruth Sims) 226
The Baker Street Phantom (Patrice Bourland) 19; "The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon) 37-38, 40; Winter at Death’s Hotel (Kenneth Cameron) 3, 26-27, 210, 220, 222, 342, 361; The 6 Messiahs (Mark Frost) 16, 215-216, 397; The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon) 88; Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 17, 77, 108; The Art of Detection (Laurie R. King) 118; A Monstrous Regiment of Women (Laurie R. King) 206; The Case of the 2nd Séance (Sam McCarver) 24; "Angel Down, Sussex" (Kim Newman) 122; Baskerville (John O’Connell) 102; Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 236; The Prayer of the Night Shepherd (Phil Rickman) 260; The Demon Device (Robert Saffron) 7, 18; Escapade (Walter Satterthwaite) 153; Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 131; The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 7, 10, 32, 52, 126, 248, 317

Doyle, Little Patsy (New York Gangster)
Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 184

Doyle, Lottie (Sister of Arthur Conan Doyle)
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 8, 84, 214-216

Doyle, Louise Hawkins "Touie" (Wife of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1857-1906)
Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance (Gyles Brandreth) 13-14, 18, 35-36, 43, 153, 156-157, 163-164, 227, 244, 251, 262, 301, 312, 322
Winter at Death’s Hotel (Kenneth Cameron) 1-10, 17-20, 22-36, 38-42, 48-87, 90-118, 121-137, 140-157, 159-216, 218-222, 226-243, 248-251, 264-268, 273-274, 277-281, 283-299, 302-322, 324-382, 384-389
"The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon)
36-41, 47-48, 50-52
The Last Sherlock Holmes Story (Michael Dibdin) 16
"The Doll Who Talked to the Dead" (Nev Fountain) 135
The List of 7 (Mark Frost) 398-401
The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 11-12, 22-23, 25-26, 31, 99-100, 160, 193, 248, 257, 304, 310
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 1-2
The Patient's Eyes (David Pirie) 2-3, 6, 8, 245
The Problem of the Missing Miss (Roberta Rogow)
The Problem of the Spiteful Spiritualist (Roberta Rogow) 5-16, 25-26, 29-31, 40-46, 56-58, 63, 66-67, 70, 72, 76-77, 81, 84-86, 89-94, 101, 106, 111-115, 117, 123, 128, 130-131, 133, 139, 148-149, 151-152, 194-200, 206-207, 209-210, 212-213, 216-218, 224, 226-227, 229, 234-235, 237, 248, 254, 263, 265, 267-268, 273-276
The Demon Device (Robert Saffron) 44-46, 95, 190
"Whom God Destroys" (Ruth Sims) 225-226, 243
The Baker Street Phantom (Patrice Bourland) 19-20; "By Any Other Name" (Michael Dirda) 199-200, 210; The 6 Messiahs (Mark Frost) 9, 16-19, 113, 142-143, 215-216, 397; The Dracula Caper (Simon Hawke) 66; Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 19-20, 108; The Art of Detection (Laurie R. King) 117; The Case of the Second Séance (Sam McCarver) 15, 83; Baskerville (John O’Connell) 20, 77, 102-103, 142; The Dark Water (David Pirie) 353; Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 78;
The Kentish Manor Murders (Julian Symons) 91; Lestrade and the Mirror of Murder (M.J.Trow) 183, 185-186

Doyle, Mary Foley (Mother of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1837-1920)
"The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon) 44, 49-52
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 7-10, 34, 49-50, 83-85, 91, 118, 135, 142, 149, 170, 204-206, 214-216, 226
The Patient's Eyes (David Pirie) 15-16, 24, 26-28, 32, 69, 85, 94, 164
Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias)
75, 81-82, 121-122
The Baker Street Phantom (Fabrice Bourland) 91; Sherlock Holmes and the Mysterious Friend of Oscar Wilde (Russell A. Brown) 31; Winter at Death’s Hotel (Kenneth Cameron) 17; The List of 7 (Mark Frost) 94, 338; Nevermore (William Hjortsberg) 51, 77-78, 108, 263; The Punjat's Ruby (Marian J.A.Jackson) 184; The Art of Detection (Laurie R. King) 118; The Spy who Fell off the Back of a Bus (Marc Lovell) 178; "The Adventure of the Field Theorems" (Vonda N. McIntyre) 45; The Holmes Affair (Graham Moore) 2, 12, 22, 25, 100; "The Bab Deception" (Bill Paxton) 193; The Dark Water (David Pirie) 14, 35, 45, 207, 227, 267; The Prayer of the Night Shepherd (Phil Rickman) 88; The Problem of the Spiteful Spiritualist (Roberta Rogow) 93; The Demon Device (Robert Saffron) 7; Escapade (Walter Satterthwaite) 153; "Illusions" (Janni Lee Simner) 364; Sherlock Holmes: My Life (Lawrence R. Spencer) 100, 162; The Arcanum (Thomas Wheeler) 317

Doyle, Mary Conan (Daughter of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1889-1976)
The Baker Street Phantom (Patrice Bourland) 19, 79-84
The List of 7 (Mark Frost) 398-401
"Whom God Destroys" (Ruth Sims) 226
Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance (Gyles Brandreth) 30; The Adventure of the Noble Husband" (Peter Cannon) 37-38, 40; Winter at Death’s Hotel (Kenneth Cameron) 3, 26, 210, 220, 222, 342, 361; The 6 Messiahs (Mark Frost) 16, 18, 215, 397; Baskerville (John O’Connell) 102; The Demon Device (Robert Saffron) 18

Doyle, Richard (British Illustrator, Uncle of Arthur Conan Doyle, 1824-1883)
The Night Calls (David Pirie) 231, 234-236, 259
"Illusions" (Janni Lee Simner) 364-367
Sherlock Holmes: The Unauthorized Biography (Nick Rennison) 80; The Problem of the Missing Miss (Roberta Rogow); The Problem of the Spiteful Spiritualist (Roberta Rogow) 3, 48, 58, 88, 278; Believe (William Shatner & Michael Tobias) 76

D'Oyly, Robert (Norman Nobleman, ?-1091)
Robert D'Oilley: A Letter of Mary (Laurie R. King) 221

D'Oyly Carte, Richard (Owner of the Savoy Opera, 1844-1901)
The Incredible Umbrella (Marvin Kaye) 39-40, 42-47, 50-52, 90, 92-94, 96-105
The West End Horror (Nicholas Meyer) 62-65, 67-69, 71, 151, 155
Wilde About Holmes (Milo Yelesiyevich) 117, 259
"Murder To Music" (Anthony Burgess)
189; The Private Life of Dr. Watson (Michael Hardwick) 85; Sherlock Holmes: My Life And Crimes (Michael Hardwick) 169; The Dark Water (David Pirie) 154; The Angel of the Opera (Sam Siciliano) 56; The Great Game (Lavie Tidhar) 793, 890; "Exit Centre Stage" (M.J.Trow) 244

D'Oyly Carte Company (British Light Opera Company)
"Murder To Music" (Anthony Burgess) 188-190
"Mesmerizing Bertie" (Carole Nelson Douglas) 275
The West End Horror (Nicholas Meyer) 62-69, 91-94, 155
Sherlock Holmes and the Egyptian Hall Adventure (Val Andrews) 26; The Strange Adventures of Charlotte Holmes (Hilary Bailey) 192, 206; "The Railway Van That Vanished" (L.F.E. Coombs) 22; Chapel Noir (Carole Nelson Douglas) 175; A Study in Silks (Emma Jane Holloway) 221; A Letter of Mary (Laurie R. King)
227; Pirate King (Laurie R. King) 9-10, 13-14; The Problem of the Missing Miss (Roberta Rogow) 142; Lestrade and the Giant Rat of Sumatra (M.J. Trow) 42