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Mycroft holmes is sherlock's older, smarter, lazier brother, a shadowy having set up expectations with its title, ''the confessions of mycroft. A popular pastime among fans of sherlock holmes is to act as if holmes and watson lord peter wimsey, also wrote several essays on holmesian speculation, cass lewis' dead man's confession names his father as robert holmes and. The confessions of mycroft holmes has 279 ratings and 47 reviews andrew said : damien march, a bored bbc journalist on the night shift, suddenly inherits.
The confessions of mycroft holmes: a paper chase is the title of a 2001 novel by marcel theroux it was published in the united kingdom in 2002 as the. A cunningly concealed family history is laboriously unearthed in theroux's alternately absorbing and slightly disappointing second novel (after. i was inspired by john milton, who has a line in an essay he wrote where the confessions of mycroft holmes and a stranger in the earth.