| EAN: 9780979595554
Zorro - The Curse of Capistrano
This features a wide variety of articles covering pulp and pop-culture history. Highlights include Hulse's comparison of the original 1919 Zorro novel with its groundbreaking 1920 movie adaptation and old-time radio expert Martin Grams on the Early years of the Green Hornet radio show. Also novelist Bill Maynard on reviving Sax Rohmer's immortal Fu Manchu and historian John Locke's chronicle of the early 30s fusion of horror with the pulp detective story. Includes the second half of a lengthy retrospective covering Street & Smith's flagship pulp, The Popular Magazine, and a review of the 1943 Republic serial, Daredevils of the West. Great articles with lots of vintage artwork and photos.