The Shadow 126: The Scent of Death/The Chinese Primrose by Walter Gibson (writing as Maxwell Grant)
Trade Paperback – Sanctum Books – Feb 2018 – 112 pages
Exotic fragrances conceal criminal plots in two unusual pulp thrillers by Walter. B. Gibson writing as “Maxwell Grant.” First, only The Shadow knows that beautiful aromatic golden roses mask “The Scent of Death.” Then, the Knight of Darkness confronts an Asian princess and a murderous pirate in San Francisco’s Chinatown when “The Chinese Primrose” leads to the bizarre disappearance of a priceless necklace from the Manchu Dynasty! Finally, Carrie Cashin investigates “The Hollywood Mystery” in her first illustrated adventure from SHADOW COMICS “1. This classic pulp collection features the original color pulp covers by Graves Gladney and interior illustrations by Earl Mayan with historical commentary by Will Murray.