helen-louise (baratron) wrote,

And it gets even more surreal!

Turns out that Pel Torro was just one of many psuedonyms used by Lionel Fanthorpe in the 1950s and 60s. It would seem that he was churning out books at a rate of one every 12 days! For more information, see The Lionel Fanthorpe Appreciation Site, but be warned: as Neil Gaiman says,

Do not read too much Lionel Fanthorpe at one go, your brains will turn to guacamole and drip out of your ears.

My brain just hurts now.

Oh, weeeeee! is working again now, if you haven't already seen it. Needs flash and sound, but it's worth it.

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