Pulp & Paperback Artists

 
The deluxe slipcased edition limited to 1000 numbered copies SIGNED by Bama, Kane & Jilbert, Very fine in very fine dust jacket and slipcase, James Bama, Bama, James, Flesk, 2006, 1st, Hardcover, cloth, English

This is the first book to span Bama's entire career. Magazine illustrations, paperback book covers, and advertising. Chapters examine his work in pop...

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James Bama: Personal Works
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Very Fine/Very Fine, James Bama, Bama, James, Flesk Publications, 2012, 1st, 9781933865423, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 144 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: "A living legend's most personal and cherished images ... revealed for the first time! Created entirely for personal pleasure...

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Belarski - Pulp Art Masters
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John Gunnison, Rudolph Belarski, Gunnison, John, Belarski, Rudolph, Fine, Adventure House, Silver Spring, MD, 2003, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

A collection of nearly 350 pulp covers by Belarski. From the publisher: A master at building suspense through figure, perspective, and color, Rudolph...

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John Gunnison, Rudolph Belarski, Gunnison, John, Belarski, Rudolph, Fine, Adventure House, Silver Spring, MD, 2003, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color, softcover, French wraps, English

A collection of nearly 350 pulp covers by Belarski. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist and creator of The Rocketeer....

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A Hannes Bok Treasury
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Hannes Bok, Bok, Hannes, Very slight rubbing to one corner otherwise Very Fine in shrinkwrap, Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA/Lancaster, PA, 1993, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, xxii, 90 pages, 45 color and 50 black & white illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

From the back cover: Hugo award-winning artist Hannes Bok's fantastic illustrations graced the pages of many science fiction magazines and books. His...

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Dean Cartier, Edd Cartier, Cartier, Dean, Cartier, Edd, Limited to 2000 copies, Fine/Fine, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1977, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, 133 black & white illustrations, most full-page, hardcover, cloth, English

The first and only collection of pulp magazine illustrator Edd Cartier who contributed to a variety of Street and Smith magazines, including Astounding...

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Letters Lovecraftian
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Stephen Fabian, #181 of 400 copies, Fine, Fabian, Stephen, Gerry de la Ree, 1974, 1st, combbound

"The conception of this portfolio of illuminated letters based upon the works of Howard Phillips Lovecraft, is a first in the fantasy field. Illuminated...

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Stephen Fabian, NF (light shelfwear, binding sound, pages clean & flat), Preiss, Byron, Fabian, Stephen, Pyramid, 1976, 1st, wraps, English

"A starship named Destiny, a fantastic multi-national crew, and the woman known as - Starfawn!" Fabian's only graphic novel. A space fantasy.

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#83 of 275 copies SIGNED by Fabian on the first plate, VF in a VF envelope, Fabian, Stephen, Stephen Fabian, Lenar Fine Arts, 1990, 1st

A finely printed portfolio with excellent reproduction of four paintings. #83 of 275 copies signed by Fabian on the first plate.

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The Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, Near Fine (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean), New York, Flare/Avon, 1976, 1st thus, 0380007703, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, over 120 illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

The first Finlay collection is really the best of Finlay. Quality reproduction from the original artwork. This is a paperback reprint of the limited...

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The Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #167 of 1050 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1975, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A pristine copy of the first Finlay collection. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. With an extra color plate (1964 - A Question...

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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #100 of 1350 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, about 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's illus for Weird Tales 1936-39. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original printer's proofs. From the dustjacket:...

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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, about 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's illustrations from 1955-69. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. From the dustjacket: This...

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The Second Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #211 of 1300 copies, Fine in Near Fine price-clipped dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1978, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, over 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's 1940-1955 pulp illustrations. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork, the majority reproduced the same...

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The Sixth Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, Limited to 1300 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1980, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, about 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's illustrations for the Astrology magazines. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. A pre-publication...

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The Third Book of Virgil Finlay
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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, #186 of 1300 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1979, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 128 pages, about 120 illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This volume features Finlay's pre-1955 pulp illustrations. Quality reproduction on slick paper from the original artwork. From the dustjacket: This...

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Gerry de la Ree, Virgil Finlay, de la Ree, Gerry, Finlay, Virgil, Limited to 1000 copies, Near Fine, Gerry de la Ree, Saddle River, NJ, 1981, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 128 pages, about 100 illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

This final volume features Finlay's art and poetry and reminiscences by daughter Lail Finlay, Robert Bloch, Harlan Ellison, Stephen Fabian, Sam Moskowitz...

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Virgil Finlay's Far Beyond
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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Miller, Lancaster, PA, 1994, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, over 130 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

One painting and over 130 pen & ink illustrations. Biographic introduction by Brian Frost. Quality reproduction on slick paper.

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Virgil Finlay's Phantasms
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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA, 1993, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 144 pages, 140 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

One painting and 140 pen & ink illustrations. Introduction by Stephen Fabian. Quality reproduction on slick paper.

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Virgil Finlay's Strange Science
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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA, 1992, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

Two paintings and over 140 pen & ink illustrations. With a foreword by Robert Bloch and an introduction by Harlan Ellison. Quality reproduction on...

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Virgil Finlay's Women of the Ages
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Virgil Finlay, Finlay, Virgil, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Underwood-Miller, Novato, CA, 1992, 1st, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, xi, 147 pages, One color and 147 black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

The first Finlay collection from Underwood-Miller. Introductions by Finlay's daughter and Gerry de la Ree. Quality reproduction on slick paper.

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Edgar Rice Burroughs, Frank Frazetta, Burroughs, Edgar Rice, Frazetta, Frank, Very Good, New York, Ace, 1963, 6.25 inches, 4 inches, pages, Softcover, color wraps, English

Original cover painting and title page illustration by Frazetta.

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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Limited to 1400 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine slipcase, Vanguard, Lakewood, 2016, 1st, 11.5 inches, 9 inches, 192 pages, over 300 color and 100 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This deluxe first edition hardcover has 16 extra pages of art, a slipcase, and is limited to 1400 copies. From the publisher: Vampirella, Weird...

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Philippe Fadde, Thomas Frisano, Sylvia Frisano, Jean Frisano, Fadde, Thomas Frisano, Sylvia Frisano, Philippe, Frisano, Jean, Limited to 1000 numbered copies, Corners lightly bent in otherwise Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Paris, Neofelis Editions, 2016, 1st, 979-10-90314--09-2, 11.7 inches, 8.3 inches, 208 pages, over 250 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, French

Jean Frisano (1927-1987) was a French illustrator-painter-cover artist best known for his cover paintings for the French editions of Marvel comics. From...

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Blue Book Magazine Illustration
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Leland R. Gustavson, Signed by the artist, Fine, Gustavson, Leland R., 1938, 13 inches, 11 inches

A Blue Book pulp magazine illustration created by Leland R. Gustavson in 1938. Gustavson (1899-1966) contributed illustrations to Blue Book from 1926 to...

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Jim Silke, Robert Maguire, Silke, Jim, Maguire, Robert, Very Fine, Milwaukie, Dark Horse, 2009, 2nd, 1569711240, 12 inches, 9 inches, 96 pages, color illustrations, softcover, wraps, English

A pristine copy of this out of print monograph: the only monograph on this paperback cover artist. From the publisher: "In the course of his long and...

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Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Robert McGinnis, Fenner, Arnie and Cathy, McGinnis, Robert, Fine/Near Fine, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood, 2000, 1st, 1887424563, 11.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 128 pages, over 120 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An excellent copy of this long out-of-print full-color monograph on this artist and the only one to cover all aspects of the artist's work & career....

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Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Robert McGinnis, Fenner, Arnie and Cathy, McGinnis, Robert, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood, 2000, 1st, 1887424563, 11.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 128 pages, over 120 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An excellent copy of this long out-of-print full-color monograph on this artist. From the publisher: Though his work is instantly recognizable to most...

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Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Robert McGinnis, Fenner, Arnie and Cathy, McGinnis, Robert, With illustrated bookplate signed by Arnie and Cathy Fenner, Fine/Fine, Grass Valley, CA, Underwood, 2000, 1st, 1887424563, 11.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 128 pages, over 120 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An excellent copy of this long out-of-print full-color monograph on this artist and the only one to cover all aspects of the artist's work & career....

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Art Scott, Robert McGinnis, Scott, Art, McGinnis, Robert, Limited to 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine/Very Fine in a Very Fine slipcase, Titan Books, London, 2014, 1st, 9.25 inches, 12.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Robert McGinnis is one of the greatest paperback cover artists of all time. McGinnis has painted over 1200 paperback covers and over 40 movie posters,...

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Art Scott, Robert McGinnis, Scott, Art, McGinnis, Robert, Very Fine in Very Fine dust jacket, London, Titan Books, 2014, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 176 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

Robert McGinnis is one of the greatest paperback cover artists of all time. McGinnis has painted over 1200 paperback covers and over 40 movie posters,...

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Art Scott, Robert McGinnis, Scott, Art, McGinnis, Robert, One of 300 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, Pond, Boston, 2001, 1st, 30 inches, 18 inches, color

A beautiful print reproducing the original art to a paperback cover by Robert McGinnis.

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Art Scott, Robert McGinnis, Scott, Art, McGinnis, Robert, Signed by co-author Art Scott, Very Fine, Boston, Pond, 2001, 1st, 0966677641, 9.75 inches, 8.25 inches, 144 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

A complete listing of the 1068 titles and 1432 editions of the paperback cover illustrations of Robert McGinnis. Over 250 paperback covers are reproduced,...

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Limited to 950 copies, Fine, Denis McLoughlin, Ashford, Denis, McLoughlin, Denis, Book Palace Books, 2012, 1st, 9781907081088, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Written by David Ashford, one of McLoughlin's close friends, the book celebrates every aspect of the artist's career, from examples of...

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Limited to 950 copies, Small bumps to the corners otherwise Fine, Denis McLoughlin, Ashford, Denis, McLoughlin, Denis, Book Palace Books, 2012, 1st, 9781907081088, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A bargain price on this copy with minor dings: there are small bumps to the corners but is otherwise in Fine condition. From the publisher: Written by...

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P. Craig Russell, Russell, P. Craig, Near Fine (light shelfwear), Eclipse, Forestville, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, color, softcover, wraps, English

Russell adapts Parsifal, Salome, Mahler, and Pelleas & Melisande into graphic form. This book is from the estate of Dave Stevens (1955-2008) artist...

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Norman Saunders
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David Saunders, Norman Saunders, Saunders, David, Saunders, Norman, Fine/Fine, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 368 pages, over 880 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: "NORMAN SAUNDERS (1907-1989) was the legendary illustrator of Mars Attacks, Wacky Packages, Batman, Pre-Code Comics, Men's Adventure,...

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Norman Saunders
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David Saunders, Norman Saunders, Saunders, David, Saunders, Norman, Near Fine in Fine dustjacket (two corners very lightly bent in otherwise Very Fine), Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2008, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.4 inches, 368 pages, over 880 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: NORMAN SAUNDERS (1907-1989) was the legendary illustrator of Mars Attacks, Wacky Packages, Batman, Pre-Code Comics, Men's Adventure,...

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Alex Schomburg, NF (slight shelf wear, pages flat, binding tight & spine uncreased), Gustavson, Jon, Schomburg, Alex, Father Tree, 1986, 1st, wraps, English

The primary monograph on the comic book, pulp and sci-fi magazine cover artist. Produced with the assistance and cooperation of the artist.

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Alex Schomburg, Very Fine, Schomburg, Alex, Father Tree, 1986, 1st, wraps, English

The primary monograph on the comic book, pulp and sci-fi magazine cover artist. Produced with the assistance and cooperation of the artist.

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Signed by the artist, Very Good to Near Fine (the corners of the books are bumped otherwise the books are Very Fine), Kristof Spaey, Spaey, Kristof, KS Books, 2015, 1st, 12 inches, 8.5 inches, 152 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the back cover: A stunningly beautiful woman, an evocative title and a sensational blurb, those were the (not so) secret ingredients of the American...

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Clive Bedford, Bill Ward, Bedford, Clive, Ward, Bill, Fine, Eros Publishing Co., Wilmington, 1976, 1st, 6.75 inches, 4.25 inches, 180 + 12 ad pages, 12 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A beautiful unread copy with a sharp spine and corners! 12 full-page black & white illustrations by Bill Ward. Explicit. I believe it was written as a...

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H. J. Ward
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David Saunders, Hugh Joseph Ward, Saunders, David, Ward, Hugh Joseph, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2010, 1st, 12 inches, 9 inches, 272 pages, over 500 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A big beautiful book on the pulp cover artist. Out of print. From the publisher: Hugh Joseph Ward (1909-1945) painted many of the most sensational and...

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Wally Wood: Galaxy Art & Beyond
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Wally Wood, Wood, Wally, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2016, 978-1613771846, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 160 pages, over 200 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: Wally Wood's career is legendary among the annals of comic's history. He rocketed to fame working on Will Eisner's The Spirit...

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Ron Goulart, Goulart, Ron, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Nesshanock, PA, Hermes Press, 2007, 1st thus, 9781932563757, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 208 pages, over 200 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

From the publisher: Hermes Press is proud to announce the release of Ron Goulart's classic history of the pulps: Cheap Thrills. This book is more than...

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Limited to 1000 sets, Very Fine, Profiles in History, Calabasa, CA, 2016, 1st, 14.5 inches, 10.5 inches, 334 pages, over 320 color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Comic & Illustration Art Auction and The Frank Darabont Collection Set: (2) spectacular 10.5 x 14.5 inch limited edition coffee-table catalogs. (1)...

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Lee Server, Server, Lee, Near Fine (covers lightly rubbed), Chronicle, San Francisco, 1993, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, over 100 color illustrations, hardcover, French wraps, English

The rise and fall of the pulps. Exclusive firsthand recollections by pulp veterans and over 100 rare illustrations including covers, interior illustrations,...

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Near Fine (only light shelfwear, flat, tight, and unread), 1994, 1st, Softcover, wraps

"Crimes 'n' Gals in the USA: A Pictorial History 1930s-1960s." An excellent collection of pin-up art. Chapters on comic strips (55 illus), comic books (63...

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