Doctor Death

6 books in series
3.5 out of 5 stars 6 ratings

Doctor Death #1, February 1935 Publisher's Summary

The maddest of the mad scientists - Doctor Death - starred in his own bizarre pulp magazine in early 1935. He consorted with demons, elementals, zombies, disinterred mummies, and other unclean denizens of Hell. Standing against him were the Secret 12, a band of the top U.S. civil and business leaders, headed by Jimmy Holm, a millionaire criminologist and occultist. One of the rare unabashedly supernatural series the pulps ever produced, Doctor Death returns in vintage pulp tales, reissued as audiobooks.

"12 Must Die", by Harold Ward, writing as Zorro

A mad old wizard with the power to summon loathsome gray horrors from hell's attic decrees that the country's 12 most famous men must die as carrion for his ghostly vultures. What is the secret of this sinister genius; who has but to reach out to slay? Why has he marked these 12 to die? How gets he the power to summon ghosts legions against the living? A whole nation is panicked at the sinister super-scientist's plan to change civilization. Only one man has a clue to the strange power of Doctor Death and that man faces torture and death to combat the master of carnage.

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  • Book 1

    • Doctor Death #1, February 1935

    • By: Zorro, RadioArchives.com
    • Narrated by: Joey D'Auria
    • Length: 5 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The maddest of the mad scientists - Doctor Death - starred in his own bizarre pulp magazine in early 1935. He consorted with demons, elementals, zombies, disinterred mummies, and other unclean denizens of Hell. Standing against him were the Secret 12, a band of the top U.S. civil and business leaders, headed by Jimmy Holm, a millionaire criminologist and occultist. One of the rare unabashedly supernatural series the pulps ever produced, Doctor Death returns in vintage pulp tales, reissued as audiobooks.

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Doctor Death #1: 12 Must Die

    • By: Harold Ward
    • Narrated by: Joey D'Auria
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Who is Dr. Rance Mandarin? A wizard of science dedicated to hurling modern man back into the Stone Age! A twisted combination of Albert Einstein and Boris Karloff. The malevolent monster who calls himself Doctor Death! Master of the Black Arts, invoker of evil elementals and generalissimo of an army of marauding Zombies, Doctor Death has decreed that mankind must revert to a more primitive state - or perish!

    Regular price: $34.99

  • Book 2

    • The Gray Creatures

    • Doctor Death, Book 2
    • By: Zorro
    • Narrated by: Joey D'Auria
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Walking cadavers! Bloodthirsty, nauseous gray creatures! In the dank tombs of Egypt where he seeks the secret of resurrection, Doctor Death strikes at his pursuers with the terrible inventions of his warped brain. This gripping account of a brave detective's struggle against a scientific fiend is packed with thrills and horror. The maddest of the mad scientists - Doctor Death - starred in his own bizarre pulp magazine in early 1935. He consorted with demons, elementals, zombies, disinterred mummies, and other unclean denizens of Hell.

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Doctor Death #2: The Gray Creatures

    • By: Harold Ward
    • Narrated by: Joey D'Auria
    • Length: 6 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Doctor Death returns! The most maniacal member of Yale's Skull and Bones society, super scientist Rance Mandarin, is back with a new scheme to hurl mankind back to the Dark Ages, where he believes humanity belongs. Master of Zombies and malevolent elementals, Death seeks to raise the ultimate army of the Undead - mummies!

    Regular price: $34.99

  • Book 3

    • Doctor Death #3 April 1935

    • By: RadioArchives.com, Zorro
    • Narrated by: Joey D'Auria
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
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    The maddest of the Mad Scientists - Doctor Death - starred in his own bizarre pulp magazine in early 1935. He consorted with demons, elementals, zombies, disinterred mummies, and other unclean denizens of Hell. Standing against him were the Secret Twelve, a band of the top U. S. civil and business leaders, headed by Jimmy Holm, a millionaire criminologist and occultist. One of the rare unabashedly supernatural series the pulps ever produced, Doctor Death returns in vintage pulp tales, reissued for today's listeners.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Doctor Death #3: The Shriveling Murders

    • By: Harold Ward
    • Narrated by: Joey D'Auria
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Back for a third terrible try at conquering the world, Rance Mandarin - the malevolent Zombie master feared by all sane men as Doctor Death - has returned from the grave. Sworn to hurl civilization back into a new Dark Age, Doctor Death has conceived a weird new scheme to achieve his diabolical ends.

    Regular price: $34.99