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Robert Barr
Robert Barr (September 16, 1849 – October 21, 1912) was a British-Canadian short story writer and novelist, born at Glasgow, Scotland. Most of his works were in the Crime genre. These include two Sherlock Holmes spoofs: The Adventures of Sherlaw Kombs (1892), and The Adventure of the Second Swag (1904).
Robert Barr


Lord Stranleigh seriesEdit

Robert Barr was also the founder and co-editor (with Jerome K. Jerome) of The Idler, an illustrated monthly magazine whose contributors included some of the best authors and illustrators of that time.


Works by this author published before January 1, 1924 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.