At Oxford University, a professor has been proselytizing for anarchism. Three naive students fall for his doctrines and decide to engage in direct action by stealing priceless artifacts from the British Museum, returning them to the oppressed people from whom their colonial masters stole them. In the midst of their caper, a museum guard is shot dead and they are charged with the murder. Sherlock Holmes agrees to take on the case and soon discovers that no one involved is telling the complete truth A tribute to The Adventure of the Golden Pince Nez.
The Adventure of the Pinched Palimpsest