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Lee Bailey hosts this special marathon, sharing little known facts about the legendary fictional lawyer, Perry Mason and his creator, Erle Stanley Gardner, with viewers.
The famous authors are, Ngaio Marsh (1895-1982), Charles Dickens (1812-1870), PD James(1920-), Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930), Margery Allingham (1904-1966), Raymond Chandler (1888-1959), Agatha Christie (1890-1976) Erle Stanley Gardner (1889-1970), Alexander McCall Smith (1948-) & Dorothy L Sayers (1893-1957) 10.
To see Perry Mason's origins, start on Main Street, where lawyer- turned-author Erle Stanley Gardner invented the famous detective back in the 1930s.
Fans of fictional attorney Perry Mason will enjoy touring the Old Court house, today's Ventura City Hall, where Mason's creator Erle Stanley Gardner once practiced law.
Hammett, Chandler, Cornell Woolrich, Max Brand, Erle Stanley Gardner, Edgar Rice Burroughs and other writers taken up by Hollywood are flagged on the front of such periodicals as Argosy Weekly, Amazing Stories, Mammoth Detective, Thrilling Wonder Stories and the Illustrated Blue Book.