Lester Dent was an American author, best known as the creator of Doc Savage. He was a working man’s author who, over the couse of 16 years, wrote 159 novels.
He is also known for his guide to writing sellable 6,000 word pulp stories, often referred to as the “Lester Dent Formula”
It makes good reading for many aspiring authors.
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