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Frederic Dannay (1905-1982) Author. Dannay and his cousin, Manfred Lee, collaborated on more than 35 best-selling detective novels featuring the detective Ellery Queen. 7 ¼” x 10 ¼” autograph letter signed, Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, December 26, 1971, to “Dear Robie.” “…Thank you for the Playboy gift, and please thank Mr. Hefner…The playing (boy) cards are especially welcome…P. S. : I’m still looking forward to another EQMM manuscript from you.” There is a small stain over the “ay” of the signature.