The Sherlock Holmes Atlas
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Europe, pop. 3,315,443 .
FINA: Holmes and Watson plan to hide out in Switzerland while the London police nab Moriarty and his gang.
Holmes:"In the meantime we shall treat ourselves to a couple of carpet-bags, encourage the manufactures of the countries through which we travel, and make our way at leisure into Switzerland, via Luxembourg and Basle."
EMPT: Col. Sebastian Moran was with Moriarty in Switzerland and witnessed the encounter at Reichenbach.
Holmes:"... and it was undoubtedly he who gave me that evil five minutes on the Reichenbach ledge."
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"Suisse, typical Swiss scene"
Notes: Chromolithograph printed by Lemercier in paris, published in London and Paris, about 1865. Source: Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps
Last Modified: Sept. 27, 1997