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Peter Christian Steinbrunner (1934 — 7 July 1993) was an Edgar Award-winning author, broadcaster and historian specializing in detective film and fiction.

Steinbrunner grew up in Queens, New York and attended Fordham University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Masters degree in sociology. While at Fordham, and for some years afterward, he was the host of a weekly radio program broadcast from the university station WFUV-FM, upon which he presented interviews as well as occasional dramatitizations of Sherlock Holmes stories.

Following his college years he was employed at the local New York City station WOR-TV (later WWOR), becoming its film programming director. He remained at the station until the mid-1980s, during which time he produced entertainment special about James Bond and Sherlock Holmes.

Steinbrunner was well-known among Holmes aficionados, and mystery fans in general, as exceptionally knowledgeable in his field. He was a founding member of the Baker Street Irregulars’ scion society "The Priory Scholars of Fordham." He was a long-time member of the Mystery Writers of America, receiving its Edgar Award for co-authoring the Encyclopedia of Mystery and Detection in 1976.

Amongst Steinbrunner's authorship were the program notes to the American Film Institute's festival "Sherlock Holmes on the Screen," presented in Washington, D.C., in 1972.

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Total Books: 6
Las Peliculas De Sherlock Holmes
1999 - Las Peliculas De Sherlock Holmes [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788493006532
ISBN-10: 849300653X
Genres: Nonfiction, Humor & Entertainment
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Encyclopedia of Mystery and Detection
1984 - Encyclopedia of Mystery and Detection (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780156287876
ISBN-10: 0156287870
Genre: Reference
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Cinema of the Fantastic
1974 - Cinema of the Fantastic (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780883652565
ISBN-10: 0883652560
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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Films of Sherlock Holmes
Films of Sherlock Holmes (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780806505992
ISBN-10: 0806505990
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Humor & Entertainment
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The Films of Sherlock Holmes
The Films of Sherlock Holmes (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780806507392
ISBN-10: 080650739X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Humor & Entertainment
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All in color for a dime
All in Color for a Dime (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780870000621
ISBN-10: 0870000624
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