From 1934 to 1939 America thrilled to the adventures of Secret Agent X — the "man of a thousand faces" — as he battled futuristic weapons and mad scientists. The true identity of Secret Agent X was never revealed. He used his mastery of disguise to work undercover for the U.S. government. With his aide, newspaper reporter Betty Dale, and his secretive government handler K-9, he battled weird and fantastical threats to America for forty-one amazing issues. Secret Agent X returns in these vintage pulp tales, reissued for today’s readers in electronic format.
Table of Contents:
Agent “X” the Fighter
A Feature-Length Secret Agent “X” Novel
Hand of Horror
by Emil C. Tepperman writing as Brant House
A metropolis writhed in the clutch of horror’s hand. The mightiest of the mighty fled in stark terror before its groping fiendish fingers. And its wake was a trail of macabre milestones, marking the way with bloated dead. One man — alone, unaided — followed in that awesome wake. He was that enigma of enigmas, that Man of a Thousand Faces — Secret Agent “X.”
by Preston Grady
Hoke Martin was a hardened skeptic — until he came face to face with the grisly spectacle that lurked in the black shadows of this storm-lashed island.
The Whispering Corpse — Complete Novelette
by Richard B. Sale
An unearthly cry shattered the unholy gloominess that hung over the slab-like chambers of the dead. It was uncanny — a ghastly rasping slither like the hissing warning of an angry snake.
by Emile C. Tepperman
When Nick Ronson got mixed up with a Tong revenge gang, it looked as though he’s bought a one-way ticket to hell.
The Secret Council
Behind the scenes with Secret Agent “X”
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