This paper intends to discuss how Sherlock Holmes is defeated in stories, ‘A scandal in Bohemia’ and ‘The final problem’, and its significance.
‘A scandal in Bohemia’ and ‘The final problem’ are two short stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle. Sherlock Holmes is portrayed defeated in two different ways in both these stories. Both of these stories are luminous piece of literature and are highly acclaimed by the readers. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is considered the master of fictions and these stories were written by him almost a century ago but they still attract readers because of their magnificence.
Discussion – A scandal of Bohemia