The final two installments of Moonstone Books solicitations for September have arrived, and if you are a fan of Buckaroo Banzai, there is a good chance you are a fan of Doc Savage too (I know I am). Coming in September the company will release the Doc Savage Radio Scripts written by Lester Dent himself! These lost scripts haven’t seen the light of day since the 1940s and many have never been seen before. Quite an addition to your Doc Savage trophy room.
More info and a Clash preview after the jump!
Doc Savage: The Lost Radio Scripts of Lester Dent
Written by: Lester Dent
Interior Art: Tom Roberts
Cover Art: Bob Larkin (reg), Doug Klauba (LTD)
352pgs, b/w, Squarebound, 6”x9”, $18.95 (LTD hardcover $49.99)
Moonstone Books is proud to announce the first printing of new Doc Savage tales in more than thirty-five years! Written in the late 1940’s by Doc Savage’s creator, Lester Dent, many of these radio scripts have never been seen before. Their background shrouded in mystery, these incredible adventures have been virtually forgotten for more than half a century!
Today, Doc Savage remains one of the greatest pulp heroes of the twentieth century. From his first appearances in 181 issues of Doc Savage magazine, to his later popularity in novels, comics, and motion pictures, the Man in Bronze has thrilled audiences around the world for more than five decades! Now, for the first time ever, these astonishing radio scripts are available to his legions of fans across the globe! Assembled together in this single, amazing volume, they are a rare treat for Doc Savage fans everywhere!
Available in both a trade paperback and a special, limited and signed hardcover edition with a full-color dust jacket! The special edition, limited to just 300 numbered copies, features a stunning, pulp-era Doc Savage cover by Douglas Klauba, and will be signed by both the artist and the interior illustrator, Tom Roberts! Best of all, this collectible hardcover will also include special Doc color plates by Dave Dorman, Joe Prado, and Ruben Procopio!
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