The eBook “Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans” is an electronic version of one of 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
This story forms part of eight stories in the cycle known as “His Law Bow”. The story “Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans” rank number 14 among Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's favorite Sherlock Holmes stories.
There were real life incidences that inspired the writing of “Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans”. There were two recent crimes that were used to develop the plot.
In 1905, a young woman named Mary Money was found dead along the railway tracks of London and his killer was never found. The other crime was an unsolved crime in 1907 about the Irish Crown Jewels that were stolen in Dublin Castle a day before King Edward VII was to give a state visit that required regalia.