Introduction   On Racism   Epigraphs   A History of the Pulps   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   

Glossary and Character Taxonomy  Breakdown by Country of Origin   Bibliography   Table of Contents    The Best of the Encyclopedia


Keene, Russell. Russell Keene appeared in at least two stories in The Vanguard Library in 1909, beginning with "Russell Keene for the Empire" (The Vanguard Library, Sept. 28, 1909).  

Randall Keene is a Great Detective modeled on Sexton Blake. However, Keene is a patriot, and his adventures tend to be less crime-solving and more Empire-building. In one adventure he is active in Somaliland.

Keene appears in stories with titles like "Russell Keene for the Empire" and "Russell Keene in Somaliland." 

Table of Contents / Annotations / Blog / Books / Patreon / Twitter / Contact me