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DESIRABLE ITEMS FOR DISCRIMINATING COLLECTORS OF ADVENTURE, MYSTERY AND MELODRAMA.  ALL PRICES INCLUDE THE COST OF SHIPPING (USPS) AND HANDLING. VINTAGE ITEMS ARE SOLD AS IS; ALL SALES ARE FINAL! NEW LISTINGS WILL BE ADDED FREQUENTLY, SO COME BACK OFTEN!


THRILLING ADVENTURES, May 1941, 1st appearance Thunder Jim Wade

Initially a general-adventure pulp without notable series characters, Thrilling Adventures in 1941 dipped its toes in hero-pulp waters by running complete novels featuring Thunder Jim Wade, a Doc Savage simulacrum. Credited to Charles Stoddard (a Thrilling Group house name). this first Jim Wade novel was actually written by SF specialist Henry Kuttner. Condition: Very Good. […]

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ADVENTURE, June 3, 1920

The 1920 issues of Adventure are among the toughest in the entire run, and this one is particularly desirable. It boasts one of Harold Lamb’s early “Khlit” historical yarns, along with the concluding installment of a Gordon Young seafaring thriller featuring Hurricane Williams, one of W. C. Tuttle’s hilarious Westerns, and other fine tales. Condition: […]

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ADVENTURE, March 15, 1935

Editor Howard Bloomfield, of all later editors of Adventure, came the closest to restoring the magazine to its glory days under Arthur Sullivant Hoffman’s tenure. For this issue he got stories from several of Hoffman’s regulars, all mentioned on the cover. Painting by Walter M. Baumhofer. Condition: a hint of staining on the cover (see […]

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ADVENTURE, July 1947

Typical issue from the latter days of Ken White’s eight-year turn as editor of this venerable pulp. Cover by Peter Stevens. Contents include one of the popular Luigi Caradosso stories by F. R. Buckley and Steve Frazee’s lead novelette. Condition: except for two chips out of back-cover edge, Fine with complete bright spine and lightly […]

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AMAZING STORIES, January 1948

Post-WWII issue edited by Ray Palmer. No “Shaver Mystery” content here, just stories by Palmer regulars including Rog Phillips, Chester S. Geier, Don Wilcox, etc. Condition: Fine, with clean covers and complete, brightly colored spine, lightly yellowed but supple text block. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC U. S. BUYERS. ALASKAN, HAWAIIAN, AND INTERNATIONAL […]

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AMAZING STORIES, February 1949

Typical issue from late in Ray Palmer’s tenure as editor, with stories by the usual suspects: Rog Phillips, Alexander Blade, etc. Robert Gibson Jones cover. Condition: Fine, with clean, glossy covers and brightly colored spine, lightly yellowed but supple text block. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC U. S. BUYERS. ALASKAN, HAWAIIAN, AND INTERNATIONAL […]

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AMAZING STORIES, March 1950

Like the other issues of Amazing currently listed here, this is an excellent sample. Robert Gibson Jones cover. Condition: Fine. Clean and glossy with complete, bright spine and just lightly yellowed but supple text block. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC U. S. BUYERS. ALASKAN, HAWAIIAN, AND INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PAY EXTRA ACCORDING TO WEIGHT […]

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AMAZING STORIES, October 1950, Brown, Simak

Fredric Brown and Clifford Simak are here, along with familiar Amazing names as Rog Phillips, Alexander Blade, etc. Robert Gibson Jones GGA cover painting. Condition: Fine. Glossy cover and spine, slightly yellowed but supple text block. Nice clean copy. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC U. S. BUYERS. ALASKAN, HAWAIIAN, AND INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PAY […]

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THRILLING WONDER STORIES, August 1949, Bradbury, MacDonald, Clarke

Great author lineup in an issue from this magazine’s peak period: Ray Bradbury, John D. MacDonald, A. E. van Vogt, Murray Leinster, others. Condition: Fine. Glossy cover, complete bright spine, slightly yellowed but supple text block. Minor edge wear, mostly to lower back cover overhang. Solid copy overall. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC […]

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