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Once Upon a Star: The Adventures of Manning Draco, Volume 1 By Kendell Foster Crossen
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In four zany episodes, the unflappable detective Manning Draco travels the 35th-century galaxy to tackle a variety of insurance frauds, scams, and con men. In the process, he encounters... More > bizarre-looking aliens from different planets, woos the most alluring humanoid females, is almost forced to wed a crocodilian princess, competes in futuristic games, and finally overcomes his rivals to win the affection of the fairest damsel in all of outer space. Three further adventures in the Manning Draco series await the reader of volume 2, Whistle Stop in Space. Kendell Foster Crossen, a mainstay of the science fiction pulps in the 1950s, also published over forty-five detective and spy novels under a variety of pseudonyms, including M.E. Chaber, Christopher Monig, Richard Foster, and others.< Less
Whistle Stop in Space: The Adventures of Manning Draco, Volume 2 By Kendell Foster Crossen
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Great Fomalhaut! Manning Draco is back! In Once Upon a Star, the interstellar insurance detective tackled a variety of weird con men and scammers throughout the 35th-century Galactic Federation. Now... More > he returns in three further adventures, as a government agent sent to foil an anti-Federationist plot. The concluding story features a spoof of Mickey Spillane’s Mike Hammer, and reveals how Manning became the only Terran to develop a secondary mind shield against the telepathic powers of other races in the Federation. Kendell Foster Crossen, a mainstay of the science fiction pulps in the 1950s, also published over forty-five detective and spy novels under a variety of pseudonyms, including M.E. Chaber, Christopher Monig, Richard Foster, and others.< Less
The Green Lama: The Complete Pulp Adventures Volume 1 By Will Murray, Kendell Foster Crossen
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Limited edition: only 100 made. Om! Ma-ni pad-me Hum! The first of its kind, the complete adventures of the Green Lama follows the adventures of Buddhist Jethro Dumont and his aides as the battle the... More > forces of evil in the western world. Written by Kendell Foster Crossen, it’s non-stop action in the vein of The Shadow! Never completely reprinted before, the series is collected in three volumes. Each volume contains an all-new introduction, focusing on a different aspect of the character’s life across several forms of popular media. Volume 1 contains in introduction by Will Murray and features the first five stories: "The Case of the Crimson Hand," "The Case of the Croesus of Murder," "The Case of Babies for Sale," "The Case of the Wave of Death," and "The Case of the Man Who Wasn’t There." GREEN LAMA is a trademark controlled by, and licensed from, Argosy Communications, Inc.< Less
The Green Lama: The Complete Pulp Adventures Volume 2 By Kendell Foster Crossen, Michelle Nolan
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Limited edition hardcover... only 100 made. Om! Ma-ni pad-me Hum! The first of its kind, the complete adventures of the Green Lama follows the adventures of Buddhist Jethro Dumont and his aides as... More > they battle the forces of evil in the western world. Written by Kendell Foster Crossen, it’s non-stop action in the vein of The Shadow! Never completely reprinted before, the series is collected in three volumes. Each volume contains an all-new introduction, focusing on a different aspect of the character’s life across several forms of popular media. Volume 2 contains in introduction by comics historian Michelle Nolan and features the next five stories: "The Case of the Death's-Head Face," "The Case of the Clown Who Laughed," "The Case of the Invisible Enemy," "The Case of the Mad Magi," and "The Case of the Vanishing Ships." GREEN LAMA is a trademark controlled by, and licensed from, Argosy Communications, Inc.< Less
The Green Lama: The Complete Pulp Adventures Volume 3 By Kendell Foster Crossen et al.
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Limited edition hardcover: only 100 made. Om! Ma-ni pad-me Hum! The first of its kind, the complete adventures of the Green Lama follows the adventures of Buddhist Jethro Dumont and his aides as they... More > battle the forces of evil in the western world. Written by Kendell Foster Crossen, it’s non-stop action in the vein of The Shadow! Never completely reprinted before, the series is collected in three volumes. Each volume contains an all-new introduction, focusing on a different aspect of the character across several forms of popular media. Volume 3 contains an introduction by radio historian Martin Grams, Jr. and features the final stories: "The Case of the Fugitive Fingerprints," "The Case of the Crooked Cane," "The Case of the Hollywood Ghost," and "The Case of the Beardless Corpse," and an all-new epilogue by Adam Lance Garcia and Mike Fyles: "The Case of the Final Column." THE GREEN LAMA is a trademark licensed and managed by Argosy Communications, Inc., by arrangement with Kendra Crossen Burroughs.< Less