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


Sherlock Holmes William Gillette
Within the Law Bayard Veiller
Seven Keys to Baldpate George M Cohan

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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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