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!


ADVENTURE, April 1941

Stockton Mulford cover on excellent issue. Condition: Very Good Plus/Near Fine. No major defects, just light overhang wear and a few small pen marks on front cover. Text block is very lightly and evenly yellowed but supple. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC BUYERS. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PAY EXTRA ACCORDING TO WEIGHT AND DESTINATION, AND MUST […]

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ADVENTURE, October 1941

Nice copy, Albin Henning cover. About Fine, very minor overhang wear. Lightly yellowed text block. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC BUYERS. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PAY EXTRA ACCORDING TO WEIGHT AND DESTINATION, AND MUST INQUIRE FOR SHIPPING RATE BEFORE PURCHASING.

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ADVENTURE, August 1942

Nice copy with Edgar Franklin Wittmack cover. About Fine: clean and bright with complete white spine. Barely noticeable diagonal crease on upper front cover.  Text block is supple with just a hint of yellowing. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC BUYERS. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PAY EXTRA ACCORDING TO WEIGHT AND DESTINATION, AND MUST INQUIRE FOR SHIPPING […]

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ADVENTURE, November 1942

Sharp wartime issue with Charles DeFeo cover. The longer-than-usual overhangs show some wear, but the covers are clean and glossy. Small nick on spine hinge at upper front cover. Text block is lightly but evenly yellowed.  Overall a very nice copy. PRICE INCLUDES SHIPPING AND HANDLING TO DOMESTIC BUYERS. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PAY EXTRA ACCORDING TO WEIGHT […]

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ADVENTURE, February 1943

This “All-Star Old-Timers Issue” features stories by some of Adventure‘s top contributors of the late Twenties and Thirties. Condition: Very Good Plus.  There’s some minor silverfishing to the upper right cover edges (more prominent on the back cover).  Spine heel is nicked, about one-eighth inch gone. Inside pages are lightly yellowed and supple. PRICE INCLUDES […]

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INDEX TO THE SCIENCE-FANTASY PUBLISHERS, 1966

Baltimore-based SF fans Mark Owings and Jack L. Chalker compiled this 86-page reference work, which indexes the outputs of small-press publishers catering to SF and fantasy-fiction collectors. It lists the publications of Arkham House, Gnome Press, Fantasy Press, Shasta, and many others. Individual entries offer story titles and issue points when applicable. The original work […]

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THE MAGNET, 1934 British story paper replica

The Magnet was a British boys’ story paper with nearly 1700 issues published between 1908 and 1940. The mid-Thirties issues, mostly written by Charles Hamilton, are considered to be the best of the bunch. This full-count reprint of fairly recent vintage has nothing to indicate it’s a facsimile except that it’s printed on sturdy bond […]

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BATMAN: THE GOLDEN AGE, VOLUME ONE

Burbank, CA: DC Comics, 2016. Trade paperback in wraps. First edition thus. Condition: About Fine. Originally published at $24.99. This deluxe (416 pages) volume collects the first 19 Batman stories from Detective Comics (issues 27 through 45) along with the complete contents of Batman issues 1 through 3. It covers the formative period of this […]

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SKYLARK OF VALERON, E.E. “Doc” Smith, 1st ed.

Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1949. First edition. Octavo, cloth with brand-new facsimile dust jacket. The third “Skylark” novel was intended to be the last. Originally serialized during 1934 in Astounding Stories, it was published in hard covers for the first time by Fantasy Press. This copy is exceptionally clean, with gold stamping on the blue […]

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