Owen Dudley Edwards
He is the son of Professor Robert Dudley Edwards and brother to the Irish writer, Ruth Dudley Edwards. He is the general editor of the Oxford Sherlock Holmes series, and is a recognised expert on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, P. G. Wodehouse and Oscar Wilde, about each of whom he has written.
In 1966 he married Barbara Balbirnie Lee. They have three children. He is a practising Catholic and actively involved in the church.
- British Children's Fiction in the Second World War (2007)
- Hare and Burke (1994) (play)
- City of a Thousand Worlds: Edinburgh in Festival (1991)
- Eamon de Valera (1988)
- The Quest for Sherlock Holmes (1983)
- Burke and Hare (1981)
- P. G. Wodehouse: A Critical and Historical Essay (1977)
- The Sins of our Fathers (1970)