Talbot Mundy

Talbot Mundy (born William Lancaster Gribbon), 1879 – 1940, was an English-born writer of adventure fiction.

Based for most of his life in the United States, he also wrote under the pseudonym of Walter Galt.

He is best known today as the author of King of the Khyber Rifles and the Jimgrim series of stories.

During the Great Depression in the United States, he wrote scripts for the popular Jack Armstrong, the All-American Boy radio series.