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Cunliffe, Dr. Theodore. Dr. Cunliffe was created by the pseudonymous "H. Frankish" and appeared in seven stories which were collected in Dr. Cunliffe, Investigator (1913). Dr. Theodore Cunliffe is a Superhuman consulting detective. Cunliffe is an Oxonian and a medical doctor who gets called in by Scotland Yard to investigate the occasional strange and exotic crime. Cunliffe is brilliant, a genius at detection and as a scientist, is widely traveled, experienced, and knowledgeable about the most obscure matters. He also has superhuman strength and can lift a ton of weight and wrestle an ape to a standstill. Among his cases were: an evil scientist who discovered a way to disintegrate matter; a giant, egg-like tentacled vampiric alien preying on young children in the Norfolk countryside; a secret society of Oxonians who worship a beautiful snakewoman; a brain transplant gone wrong; and cat-sized wasps.

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