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G. W. Thomas Presents
THE GHOSTBREAKERS

The Ghostbreakers is a website dedicated to the great ghostbusting characters (call them psychic doctors, occult detectives, ghostbreakers, ghostfinders, what have you) in literature, film, television and comics. Below are the bibliographies of the great detectives we have uncovered. Feel free to let us know about those we have missed.

GUIDELINES for THE GHOSTBREAKERS: NEW HORRORS Anthology


The dates included here are when these ghostbreakers first appeared:

Athenodorus (1st Century AD)
C. August Dupin (1841)
Dr. Martin Hesseilus (1872)
Sherlock Holmes (1887)
Dr. Raymond (1894)
John Bell (1897)
Dr. Abraham van Helsing (1897)
Flaxman Low (1898)
Randolph Mason (1908)
Dr. John Silence (1908)
Father Brown (1911)
Carnacki (1913)
Alymer Vance (1914)
Heeza Liar (1915)
Semi-Dual (1915)
Norton Vyse (1919)
Dr. Moris Klaw (1921)
Aurelius Smith (1923)
Felix the Cat (1923)
Jules De Grandin (1925)
Dr. Taverner (1926)
Francis Chard (1927)
Derek Scarfe (1927)
Harry Dickson (1929)
John Conrad/Professor Kirowan (1931)
Duke de Richlieu (1933)
Dr. Gideon Fell (1933)
Doc Savage (1933)
Richard Wentworth,The Spider (1933)
Dr. Occult (1935)
"Gees" (1936)
Mickey Mouse/Donald Duck/Goofy (1937)
Judge Keith Hilary Puisuivant (1938)
Richard Benson, The Avenger (1939)
Professor Nathan Enderby (1939)
Sgt. Jaeger (1939)
Jack Packard/Doc Long/Reggie York (1939)
Larry Lawrence & Mary Carter (1940)
Zero, Ghost Detective (1940)
Neils Orsen (1942)
Joe Dunninger (1943)
John Thunstone (1943)
Lucius Carolus (1944)
Clark Kent/Superman (1945)
Miles Pennoyer (1945)
Solar Pons (1945)
Silver John (1946)
Mr. Monster (1947)
Arnold Perry (1947)
Abbott & Costello (1948)
Dr. Neff (1948)
Dr. Terrance Thirteen (1951)
Sir John Meredith (1952)
The Phantom Stranger (1952)
Simon Ark (1955)
Professor Quatermass(1955)
Max Kearny (1962)
Dr. Stephen Strange (1963)
Doctor Who (1963)
Wes Cassin (1966)
Reuben Calloway & Roderick Shea (1967)
Barnaby Cross (1967)
The Guardians (1968)
Major Anthony Nelson (1968)
Randall & Hopkirk (1969)
Scooby Doo/Shaggy/Fred/Daphne/Velma (1969)
Titus Crow (1970)
Bob Lance (1970)
Carl Kolchak (1971)
Dr. Owen Orient (1971)
Lewis Barnavelt (1972)
Goober & the Ghost Chasers (1973)
Lucius Leffing (1973)
Eli Podgram, The Specialist (1973)
Francis St. Clare & Frederica Masters (1974)
Greer & Cameron (1974)
The Satan Sleuth (1974)
Dr. Engelbert Eszterhazy (1975)
Doctor Spektor (1975)
Filmation's Ghostbusters (1975)
Sibilla (1975)
Zarkon, Lord of the Unknown (1975)
Tom Austin/Liz Austin (1976)
Dr. Caspian (1976)
Adele Blanc-Sec (1976)
Dr. Robert "Mongo" Frederickson (1977)
Anthony Monday (1978)
Edgar Allan Poe (1978)
Fantasy Island (1979)
Raffington Event (1979)
Sapphire & Steel (1979)
The Detective of Dreams (1980)
Patrick Maudick (1981)
Erasmus Darwin (1982)
Baron Winters(1982)
Johnny Dixon (1983)
The Nighthunter (1983)
Dagon Smythe (1984)
The Ghostbusters (1984)
Harry D'Amour (1985)
John Constantine (1985)
Leonid Beaudragon (1986)
Dylan Dog (1986)
Garrett (1987)
Dirk Gently (1987)
Ryan Dallian/Micki Foster/Jack Marshak (Friday the 13th the Series) (1987)
Ernie Pine (1988)
Anton Zarnak (1988)
David Ash (1989)
Special Agent Dale Cooper (1989)
Diana Tregarde (1989)
The Connoisseur (1990)
Peter Thorne (1990)
Inspector Frederick George Abberline (1991)
Harry Lovecraft (1991)
Vicky Nelson (1991)
Adam Sinclair (1991)
Dr. Laura Wingate (1991)
Buffy Summers/Angel(1992)
Anita Blake (1993)
Edward Carnaby (1993)
Dean Corso (1993)
Arthur Conan Doyle (1993)
Sam Goodlow (1993)
Hellboy (1993)
PI Teddy London (1993)
Fox Mulder/Dana Scully/John Doggett/Monica Reyes (The X-Files) (1993)
Sister Fidelma (1993)
Heironymous Borsh (1995)
Marty Burns (1996)
Capricorne (1996)
Dr. Elizabeth Chase (1996)
Inspector Leach & Sgt. Gather (1996)
Matt Praeger (O. S. I. R.) (1996)
Poltergeist: The Legacy (1996)
Savannah Skye (1997)
Kevin Bradley & Co. (1998)
Prue Halliwell/Piper Halliwell/Phoebe Halliwell/Paige Halliwell (1998)
Peter Crossman (1998)
Colin Maclaren (1998)
Ethan Proctor (1998)
Lawrence Talbot (1998)
Rick Tusgrin (1998)
Sam Casey (1999)
Ichabod Crane (1999)
Chase Dagger (1999)
Nick Dismas (1999)
Lobster Johnson (1999)
Ellen Raven (1999)
The Seven Stars Detectives (1999)
Harry Dresden (2000)
Midnight Nation (2000)
Shido Tatsuhiko (2000)
Amanda X (2000)
'Chill' Chillders
Lionel Demane (2001)
Stephan Raszer (2001)
John Strange (2001)
Sydney Taine (2001)
The Book Collector (2002)
Chance Falconer (2002)
Virgil Hood (2002)
Mike Pacilio (2003)
 
 
 



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