Altus Press continues its popular Deluxe Editions line of oversized hardcover books. Mavericks: Longriders of the West, The Complete Series is a comprehensive edition which contains the complete series of 5 novel-length adventures, and includes an introduction and additional images and scholarship.
Mavericks was Popular Publications’ western version of their Secret 6 series, chronicling the adventures of a group of villains-turned-heroes. Now available exclusively at altuspress.com.
by Kent Thorn, introduction by Will Murray
Limited hardcover edition of 50 copies.
Collecting—for the first time in one edition—are all five adventures of the 5 Mavericks, Popular Publications’ Western adventure heroes!
Meet the five Mavericks—Lance Clayton, Doc Grimson, Charlie Parr, Lockjaw Johnson, and Flint Maddox… They were wanted men, those five hard-riding travelers of the still night trails… Mavericks all, they had entered outlawry for five different reasons, drawn irresistibly down the Owlhoot Trail from five different walks of rangeland life. They became one living inseparable unit of grim, uncompromising justice, united as one man by their friendship, their burning championship of the underdog—and the high, white flame of their courage….
Contains the following stories: “Five Against the Law,” “Mesquite Manhunters,” “Bait for the Lobo Pack,” “Doc Grimson’s Outlaw Posse,” and “Charlie Parr’s Gunsmoke Cure.”