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Creator / Edward D. Hoch

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Edward D. Hoch (1930–2008) was an extremely prolific mystery writer.

Series characters created include:

  • Nick Velvet, Gentleman Thief
  • Captain Leopold, Police Procedural
  • C. Jeffery Rand, spy
  • Simon Ark, Occult Detective
  • Sebastian Blue and Laura Charme (Interpol)
  • The Alexander Swift series
  • Ben Snow, cowboy detective
  • Dr. Sam Hawthorne, a solver of impossible crimes
  • Michael Vlado, the king of a Gypsy tribe
  • Al Darlan, Private Eye


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