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

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

Gramp Wiggins #1: The Case Of The Turning Tide by Erle Stanley Gardner (Pocket, 1950)

Title: The Case Of The Turning Tide Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Pocket 544 Cover price: none Publication date: 9/1950 Cover artist: Stanley Dersh The first of two novels by Gardner featuring Gramp Wiggins. From the front cover: … Continue reading

Perry Mason #6: The Case Of The Counterfeit Eye by Erle Stanley Gardner (Pocket, 1943)

Title: The Case Of The Counterfeit Eye Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Pocket 157 Cover price: none Publication date: 4/1943 Cover artist: uncredited This novel introduces readers to district attorney Hamilton Burger. From the back cover: The Bloodshot … Continue reading

Sir Henry Merrivale #19: A Graveyard To Let by Carter Dickson (Dell, 1951)

Title: A Graveyard To Let Author: John Dickson Carr writing as Carter Dickson Imprint & Number: Dell 543 Cover price: .25 Publication date: 1951 Cover artist: Barye Phillips A Dell mapback. From the interior: When a man vanishes into thin … Continue reading