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    Gelett Burgess. Collection of Sixteen Typescript synopses from Gelett Burgess, with notes, annotations, and hand drawn figures. All typescripts signed by the author. On quarto-sized white typing paper (approximately 11 x 8.5 inches; 280 x 215 mm.) All leaves somewhat toned, lightly creased, minor chipping to edges. The last leaf of The Wilsher Burlargy (Original) with 1-inch open tear affecting text. Housed in custom, hand-bound burgundy paper folders with handwritten paper spine label, folder with large scratch across front.
    Strategy of The Mystery Story
    The Cure of Crime
    Madcap
    Madame Kabbala
    The Kleptomaniac
    I Can Marry Anyone (Original)
    I Can Marry Anyone (Revised)
    Two O'Clock Courage
    Sylvia of the Seven Selves
    The Clawson Necklace
    The Old Gentleman with the Necklace (alternate version of The Clawson Necklace under the pseudonym Alan Braghampton)
    The Wilsher Burglary
    The Wilsher Burglary (Revised)
    The V-Scar (pseudonym Justin Sturgis)
    The Shop-Keeper (with Pearl Doles Bell)
    The Amazing Million (with Carolyn Wells)


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