Famous Plays of Crime and Detection, from Sherlock Holmes to Angel Street

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Van Henry Cartmell, Bennett Cerf
Blakiston Company, Jan 1, 1946 - Drama - 910 pages
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A collection of plays running from William Gillette's version of Sherlock Holmes (which did much to create the popular image of Homes, including the deerstalker) to Angel Street -- which I have seen ... Read full review

Contents

Sherlock Holmes William Gillette
5
Within the Law Bayard Veiller
83
Seven Keys to Baldpate George M Cohan
233
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About the author (1946)

Bennett Cerf was born in 1898, in Manhattan. He was educated at Columbia University. In 1925 he acquired the Modern Library with Donald Klopfer, providing the foundation for their next publishing venture, Random House. A major figure of American publishing for more than four decades, Cerf died in 1971.

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