The Frankenstein Papers

The Frankenstein Papers by Fred Saberhagen (Baen, 1986)

Title: The Frankenstein Papers Author: Fred Saberhagen Imprint & Number: Baem 65550-7 Cover price: 3.50 Publication date: 2/1986 Cover artist: Steve Hickson A paperback original first edition. Dr. Frankenstein’s creature attempts to discover the truth behind his creation. With help … Continue reading

The Shadow #23: The Death Giver by Maxwell Grant (Jove, 1978)

Title: The Death Giver Author: Walter B. Gibson as Maxwell Grant Imprint & Number: Jove V4282 Cover price: 1.25 Publication date: 4/1978 Cover artist: Jim Steranko Originally published in Shadow Magazine 5/13/33. From the back cover: What was the meaning … Continue reading

The Shadow #20: Charg, Monster by Maxwell Grant (Jove, 1977)

Title: Charg, Monster Author: Walter B. Gibson as Maxwell Grant Imprint & Number: Jove V4284 Cover price: 1.25 Publication date: 12/1977 Cover artist: Jim Steranko Originally published in Shadow Magazine 7/1/34. From the back cover: Meldon Fallow, inventor, had created … Continue reading

The Shadow #18: Murder Trail by Maxwell Grant (Jove, 1977)

Title: Murder Trail Author: Walter B. Gibson as Maxwell Grant Imprint & Number: Jove V4280 Cover price: 1.25 Publication date: 10/1977 Cover artist: Jim Steranko Originally published in Shadow Magazine 3/15/33. From the back cover: A European philanthropist was sending … Continue reading

The Shadow #19: Zemba by Maxwell Grant (Jove, 1977)

Title: Zemba Author: Walter B. Gibson as Maxwell Grant Imprint & Number: Jove V4285 Cover price: 1.25 Publication date: 11/1977 Cover artist: Jim Steranko Originally published in Shadow Magazine 12/1/35. From the back cover: It began with a murderous game … Continue reading

Doc Savage #49: The Sea Angel by Kenneth Robeson (Bantam, 1970)

Title: The Sea Angel Author: Lester Dent writing as Kenneth Robeson Imprint & Number: Bantam H5406 Cover price: 60¢ Publication date: 6/1970 Cover artist: James Bama Originally published in Doc Savage Magazine, 11/1937. From the back cover: The Avenging Monster … Continue reading

The Executioner #1: War Against The Mafia by Don Pendleton (Fiesta, 1972)

Title: War Against The Mafia Author: Don Pendleton Imprint & Number: Fiesta Publishing’s Coleccion Compadre 301-C Cover price: 75¢ Publication date: 1972 Cover artist: uncredited First Spanish edition of the iconic series which introduced the world to Mack Bolan, The … Continue reading

Montgomery Nash #1: The Bloody Medallion by Richard Telfair (Gold Medal, 1960)

Title: The Bloody Medallion Author: Richard Telfair (pseudonym of Richard Jessup) Imprint & Number: Gold Medal 407 (British series) Cover price: 2/- Publication date: 1960 Cover artist: Bill Johnson British edition, published by Frederick Muller Ltd, originally published in 1959 … Continue reading

The Shadow #4: Hands In The Dark by Maxwell Grant (Pyramid, 1975)

Title: Hands In The Dark Author: Walter B. Gibson as Maxwell Grant Imprint & Number: Pyramid N3557 Cover price: .95 Publication date: 1/1975 Cover artist: Jim Steranko Originally published in Shadow Magazine, 5/1932. From the back cover: It was a … Continue reading

Perry Mason #51: The Case Of The Demure Defendant by Erle Stanley Gardner (Cardinal, 1958)

Title: The Case Of The Demure Defendant Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Cardinal C-323 Cover price: .35 Publication date: 11/1958 Cover artist: Charles Peitz From the interior: Nadine Farr Was Charged With Murder! And the case looked hopeless. … Continue reading