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Kean, Maxwell. Maxwell Kean appeared in Lion Library #1-20 (May-Oct 1909), beginning with “The Fatal Secret" (Lion Library #1, May 1909).

Maxwell Kean is a Great Detective modeled on Nick Carter (I). The Maxwell Kean stories were British rewrites of Nick Carter stories, but in a British setting.

Kean appears in stories with titles like "The Brotherhood of the Guillotine," "The Mystery of the Secret Seven," and "The Man with the Crooked Thumb." 

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