Author:John James Pitcairn

John James Pitcairn
British prison physician and surgeon who co-wrote fiction with friend R. Austin Freeman. Much of their work wasn't released in book form until well after their deaths.

As Clifford AshdownEdit


  • The Queen's Treasure (1975)

Short story collectionsEdit

The Assyrian Rejuvenator — The Foreign Office Despatch — The Chicago Heiress — The Lizard's Scale — The Paste Diamonds — The Kailyard Novel
  • The Further Adventures of Romney Pringle (serialized 1903, bound 1969)
The Submarine BoatThe Kimberly FugitiveThe Silkworms of FlorenceThe Box of SpecieThe Silver IngotsThe House of Detention
  • From a Surgeon's Diary (serialized 1904–05, bound 1975)
The Adventure at Heath CrestHow I Acted for an Invalid DoctorHow I Attended a Nervous PatientHow I Met a Very Ignorant PractitionerHow I Cured a Hopeless ParalyticHow I Helped to Lay a Ghost

As Ashdown PiersEdit


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1926.

The author died in 1936, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.