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Villabaja, Venancio. Venancio Villabaja was created by “E.C. Delmar,” the pseudonym of the Spanish author Jaime Amich Bert, and appeared in four novels from 1932 to 1935, beginning with El Secreto del Contador de Gas.

Venancio Villabaja is a Madrid police inspector who fights crime, in Madrid and Barcelona, using a combination of logic and intuition. He is assisted by his sometimes sidekick Juan Bandells, an adventurous and intelligent reporter for the newspaper El Grito.

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