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Walter B Gibson


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Description: Walter Brown Gibson (September 12, 1897 โ€“ December 6, 1985) was an American author and professional magician, best known for his work on the pulp fiction character The Shadow. Gibson, under the pen-name Maxwell Grant, wrote "more than 300 novel-length" Shadow stories, writing up to "10,000 words a day" to satisfy public demand during the character's golden age in the 1930s and 1940s.[1] He also authored several novels in the Biff Brewster juvenile series of the 1960s. He was married to Litzka R. Gibson, also a writer, and the couple lived in New York state. Gibson graduated from Colgate University in 192 ... (more)
Tags: Ghost Writer (1), Magician (1), Prolific Writer (1), The Shadow (1), Writer (1), Author (1), Pulp (1), Pulps (1)
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