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Thrilling pulp tales by Walter B. Gibson, Theodore Tinsley and Bruce Elliott. First, murder suspects all have iron-clad defenses, leading The Shadow to investigate an “Alibi Trail.” Then "The Golden Doom” menaces a great hospital and threatens the life of The Shadow himself! Next, a victim is killed during a live video drama, and only Lamont Cranston can unmask the perpetrator of “The Television Murders." Finally, “The Whispering Eyes” are all victims recall of a sinister master of hypnotism in Walter Gibson’s final Shadow pulp novel!
This instant collector's item showcases the original cover art by George Rozen and Modest Stein and interior illustrations by Paul Orban and Edd Cartier, with historical commentary by Will Murray and Anthony Tollin.Tollins writes about the Shadow's rebirth after the final pulp, in paperbacks beginning in the 1960s and on.
Will Murray in a special essay, talks about how The Shadow carried on for five more years on the radio, and there was even a television pilot that was made. Gibson had plans to travel around the country and put the Shadow into even more interesting locales (as he'd done many times in the ongoing series), but that was not to be.
Stories from 1942, '43, '48 and '49. Final issue of the Sanctum series, collecting EVERY Shadow pulp stories to the title's end in 1949.
- Additional Information
Item Code SHT151 Publisher Sanctum Publish Date 2019 ISBN 9781608772704 Binding Soft Cover Dimensions 7X10 # Pages 208pg Color Text/b&w