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
Quid, Captain. Captain Quid was created by “Gurney Slade,” the pseudonym of Stephen Bartlett, and appeared in “The Chronicles of Captain Quid” (Chambers’s Journal, Nov. 1939-July 1940).
Richard Danesville Quid, a.k.a. Captain Quid, is the captain of the lugger Dugong in Lorne, a small pearling port on Australia’s northern coast. He is laconic, smart, and two-fisted, and is quite capable of handling anything with ease, from Japanese pearlers sending money back to the government to pretty American actresses looking to him for help.
Table of Contents / Annotations / Blog / Books / Patreon / Twitter / Contact me