The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 1A Scandal in Bohemia In this adventure Holmes helps the king of Bohemia avoid a scandal, meets the notorious Irene Adler and, for the only time, gets defeated. 2The Red-headed League Sherlock Holmes uncovers a master plot to commit a serious crime behind what seems as strange joke involving a league of red-headed men and a well-paid job. 3A Case of Identity Sherlock Holmes helps a lady who has been “treated very shamefully” by her lover and about-to-be husband and uncovers the villain without leaving Baker Street. 4The Boscombe Valley Mystery Holmes and Watson travel out of London for a murder case. Charles McCathry from Australia has been murdered and the prime suspect is his son James. Alice Turner, a childhood friend of James wants to prove his innocence and asks for Holmes’s help. 5The Five Orange Pips A young man’s father and grandfather both died in mysterious circumstances after receiving threatening letters. Now the young man receives the same letter and comes to Sherlock Holmes for help. 6The Man With The Twisted Lip Dr Watson visits an opium den to retrieve an addicted friend and accidentally meets Holmes there. Holmes is in the middle of an investigation about the dissaperance of a man under strange circumstances. 7The Blue Carbuncle A man is attacked on the street and flees leaving behind his hat and a goose. After a precious stone is found inside the goose, Sherlock Holmes has to solve the mystery with the hat being his only initial clue. 8The Speckled Band Holmes and Watson leave London for the country to help a young lady confront an unidentified danger to her life, a danger that looks almost supernatural at first sight. 9The Engineer’s Thumb A man comes to Dr Watson with his thumb cut off. After treating him and hearing that there is a sinister tale behind his amputation he takes him to Sherlock Holmes where he unfolds a story of great mystery. 10The Noble Bachelor Lord Robert St. Simon gets married to an American millionaire’s daughter. Te day after the marriage the bride disappears and the Lord, desperate to avoid scandal turns to Sherlock Holmes for help. 11The Beryl Coronet A respectable banker receives “one of the most precious public possessions of the empire” as security for a loan, only to have it stolen from his home. Desperate to avoid both scandal and economic ruin he turns to Holmes for help. 12The Copper Beeches In what Holmes considers to be the lowest point in his career, he receives a letter from a young lady who asks his advice on whether she should accept a particular job offer. As the details get uncovered it becomes clear that this a quite serious case after all.