Collectibles For Sale

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!


AMAZING STORIES, April 1940

A great issue from early in this magazine’s Ziff-Davis period, just a couple years after veteran SF fan Ray Palmer assumed the editorship.  How can you resist a pulp containing a story titled “Fish Men of Venus”? Condition is About Fine: minor edgewear, slight soiling to spine, lightly yellowed pages. Displays well. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING […]

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WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE, 1934 combined first edition, high grade

Philadelphia/New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1934. Octavo, hardcover in facsimile dust jacket. First edition thus. Although the jacket, boards, and contents page all give the title as When Worlds Collide, this is actually Lippincott’s first combined edition of When and its sequel, After Worlds Collide. The issue point indicating a first is black stain on […]

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THE IMMORTAL STORM, Sam Moskowitz history of early SF fandom

Westport, CT: Hyperion Press, 1988. Octavo, hardcover without jacket as issued. Originally serialized over a period of several years in the fanzine Fantasy Commentator, this history of the first decade of science-fiction fandom (1930-1940) makes an immensely fascinating read. Moskowitz, an active participant who mentions himself in the third person, writes it in an often […]

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BLACK MASK #1, Girasol facsimile

Full-count facsimile reprint of this legendary pulp’s first issue (April 1920). This is the reprint published some years ago by the Canada-based Girasol Collectibles. Girasol’s pulp facsimiles were assembled by hand and therefore relatively few copies were produced. Now out of print, they’ve become collectible items in their own right. This copy is unread and […]

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THE RINGER, 1929 Edgar Wallace playscript, 1st edition

Mystery writer Edgar Wallace authored a good many plays as well, but none was more popular (or important) than The Ringer, based on his novel The Gaunt Stranger. It was produced in 1926 by Gerald du Maurier and opened in London. A phenomenal success, The Ringer subsequently had five movie adaptations and Wallace wrote a […]

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WILD WEST WEEKLY, August 30, 1930

A nice early issue of the venerable Street & Smith pulp, with cover by Remington Schuyler and stories by most of the regulars, including top gun Paul S. Powers writing as Ward M. Stevens. Some slight tattering of the front cover’s bottom overhang, otherwise in Fine condition. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC U. […]

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WEIRD TALES, April 1926, Girasol facsimile

Full-count facsimile reprint of this legendary pulp’s April 1926 issue. Notable stories include Robert E. Howard’s “Wolfshead” (his third sale to WT) and H. P. Lovecraft’s “The Outsider.” This is the reprint published some years ago by the Canada-based Girasol Collectibles. Girasol’s pulp facsimiles were assembled by hand and therefore relatively few copies were produced. […]

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WEIRD TALES, February 1928, Girasol facsimile

Full-count facsimile reprint of this legendary pulp’s February 1928 issue, a milestone in the magazine’s history. Notable stories include H. P. Lovecraft’s famous “The Call of Cthulhu” and Robert E. Howard’s “The Dream Snake.” This is the reprint published some years ago by the Canada-based Girasol Collectibles. Girasol’s pulp facsimiles were assembled by hand and […]

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WEIRD TALES, August 1928 issue, Girasol facsimile

Full-count facsimile reprint of this legendary pulp’s August 1928 issue, another landmark. Notable stories include Robert E. Howard’s “Red Shadows” (the first yarn featuring Solomon Kane, REH’s first series character) and Thomas Lanier Williams’ “The Vengeance of Nitocris” (first published story by future playwright Tennessee Williams). This is the reprint published some years ago by […]

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