Rudolf Chamberd Lehmann was born in Ecclesall near Sheffield. He was an author, editor, short story writer, and Liberal Party politician. He is the creator of 'Picklock Holes', a parody on Sherlock Holmes. The stories first appeared in Punch under the pseudonym 'Cunnin Toil' (a parody on the name Conan Doyle).
Titles and year of publication:
|'Picklock Holes' Novels|
|1) The Adventures of Picklock Holes (short stories)||1901|
|2) His Final Arrow (short story)||1918|
|3) The Return of Picklock Holes (short stories)||1980|
|1) "Mr. Punch's" Prize Novels (short stories)||1892|