Otis Beagle & Joe Peel #1: The Silver Jackass by Frank Gruber (Penguin, 1947)

Title: The Silver Jackass Author: Frank Gruber Imprint & number: Penguin 623 Cover price: none Publication date: 1947 Cover artist: Robert Jonas Originally published in 1941 and the first in a 3-book series of novels featuring L.A. private eye Otis … Continue reading

Perry Mason #11: The Case Of The Lame Canary by Erle Stanley Gardner (Pocket, 1947)

Title: The Case Of The Lame Canary Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Pocket 223 Cover price: none Publication date: 1/1947 Cover artist: H Lawrence Hoffman From the back cover: Here’s a rough-and-tumble case, as wild as a game … Continue reading

Terror At Night (Avon 110)

Terror At Night, ed. Herbert Williams (Avon 110 – 1947)

A paperback original first edition with introduction by the editor. Title: Terror At Night Editor: Herbert Williams Imprint & Number: Avon 110 Cover price: none Publication date: 1947 Cover artist: George Mayers ISBN: none Contributing authors include HP Lovecraft – … Continue reading