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


Frank, Detective (I). Detective Frank (I) was created by the German author Matthias Blank and appeared in the play Erlebnisse des Detektiv Frank (1908) and then in Erlebnisse des Detektiv Frank #1-5 (1910) and Detektiv Frank #1-7 (1916-1918); the series was reprinted in Sweden in 1910. He also had an unauthorized sequel, Dobrodruzství Detektiva Franka #1-18, in Czechoslovakia in (1908-1910).

Detective Frank (I) is a Great Detective. Among his enemies is the Fantomas-like Edgar Clifford. He appears in stories with titles like “The Uncanny Friend,” “The Story of Baron Brombin,” and “The Ghost House.”

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