Literature Quiz / Pulp Fiction (the fiction, not the film)

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Can you identify these heroes of pulp fiction (and one author)?

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Curtis Newton was raised by an android, a robot, and a disembodied brain. He travels the solar system and beyond, fighting evil, under what name?
This French occult detective and his assistant Dr. Trowbridge battle werewolves, ghosts, and other supernatural threats from their home base in New Jersey.
This pulp character's name means 'fox' in Spanish.
Another character from the creator of Conan, he is the King of the Picts.
This Texan created the character Conan the Barbarian (among others).
This gloomy Puritan, garbed all in black, travels the world fighting evil, armed with a rapier and flintlock pistols.
This detective first appeared in an 1886 story paper serial, and went on to his own pulp magazine, novels, and radio show. Walter Pidgeon played him in three films.
This crime-fighter uses many aliases to conceal his true identity. The best-known of his identities is Lamont Cranston.
This Harold Lamb character is an adventuring Cossack, known for his horsemanship and skill with his curved saber.
Exposed to radioactive gas after a mine cave-in in 1927, this character remained in 'suspended animation' for 500 years.
Sir Denis Nayland Smith and Dr. Petrie thwart the evil schemes of this criminal mastermind in a series by Sax Rohmer.
Edgar Rice Burroughs created John Clayton. By what name is John Clayton better known?
He was a galley slave, a pirate and a gladiator before he became King of Atlantis.
This detective character's pulp magazine ran for twenty years. His platinum badge in the shape of a domino mask is well known to law enforcement agencies.
He appeared to die in a cave in Arizona, but ended up on the planet Barsoom.
This unusual crime-fighter is a practicioner of Tibetan Buddhism. When Jethro Dumont wears his costume, he becomes what hero?
The identity of this World War I aviator and spy was never revealed. He is known only by his code name, ____.
This vigilante's alter ego, Richard Wentworth, is a millionaire playboy. He's assisted by his butler, chauffeur, and his Sikh manservant Ram Singh.
The 'Man of Bronze' is assisted in his adventures by Monk, Ham, Long Tom, Renny, and Johnny. Who is he?
Known as 'The Hollywood Detective,' this hardboiled private eye is given to 'as dead as --' similes when he finds a corpse, and calls guns 'roscoes.'

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