Perry Mason

Season 6 Episode 1

The Case of the Bogus Books

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Aired Saturday 7:30 PM Sep 27, 1962 on CBS
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The Case of the Bogus Books
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Perry and the team investigate the murder of an antiquarian bookseller with an interest in forgery. It seems as though someone turned on the gas line to his office and offed the old boy when he was taking his afternoon nap. When one of his employees is charged with the crime Perry must come to the rescue once again.moreless

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Phyllis Love

Phyllis Love

Ellen Carter

Guest Star

Adam West

Adam West

Pete Norland

Guest Star

John Abbott

John Abbott

Prof. Carlos Muntz

Guest Star

Kenneth R. MacDonald

Kenneth R. MacDonald

Judge

Recurring Role

Michael Fox

Michael Fox

Coroner

Recurring Role

Lee Miller

Lee Miller

Sgt. Brice

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  • QUOTES (1)

    • Paul: Uh, doesn't this come under the general heading of breaking and entering?
      Perry: Ellen, gave me her key. Besides, we have Lt. Tragg's permission.
      Paul: That was ten days ago.
      Perry: He didn't set any time limit.

  • NOTES (2)

    • With the new season, Wesley Lau receives star billing.

    • A couple of actual books are mentioned in this episode. In one scene Perry remarks that he needs to replace his copy of Manning and Granger's Reports. The full title is Manning and Granger's Common Pleas Reports. It is a legal publication used by lawyers which lists court decisions. The other is The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne (1713-1768). It's a comic novel published in nine different volumes from 1759 to 1767.

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