Category: Old King Brady

Old King Brady’s Great Reward

Old King Brady’s Great Reward

| March 23, 2012

Old King Brady’s Great Reward; Or; The Haselhurst Secret By A New York Detective This is issue #3 in the Old King Brady dime novel series, first published in The New York Detective Library on January 9, 1886. Old King Brady really has his hands full this time. Wall Street banker, Thomas Birnie, has been […]

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Old King Brady’s Triumph

Old King Brady’s Triumph

| January 27, 2012

Old King Brady’s Triumph By A N. Y. Detective This is issue #2 in the Old King Brady dime novel series, first published in The New York Detective Library on December 5, 1885. A major New York city bank has lost $10,000. One of its bank tellers is a suspect, but nothing can be proved. […]

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Old King Brady, The Sleuth-Hound

Old King Brady, The Sleuth-Hound

| December 3, 2011

Old King Brady, The Sleuth-Hound By A N.Y. Detective First Published in The New York Detective Library in November 1885 Old King Brady was the first detective in dime novel fiction to appear on a regular basis; he appeared in print on average about once a month from his debut in November 1885 through mid-1894. […]

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