Vertigo by Pierre Boileau & Thomas Narcejac (Dell, 1958)

Title: Vertigo (originally titled The Living And The Dead) Author: Pierre Boileau & Thomas Narcejac Imprint & Number: Dell 977 Cover price: 25¢ Publication date: 1958 Cover artist: Robert Maguire Movie tie-in published in conjunction with the release of the … Continue reading

Mike Shayne #6: The Corpse Came Calling by Brett Halliday (Dell, 1955)

Title: The Corpse Came Calling Author: Brett Halliday (pseudonym of Davis Dresser) Imprint & Number: Dell 842 Cover price: 25¢ Publication date: 1955 Cover artist: Robert Schulz From the back cover: “Slug him,” the thug said. “But easy, so he … Continue reading

Perry Mason #40: The Case Of The Grinning Gorilla by Erle Stanley Gardner (Pocket, 1956)

Title: The Case Of The Grinning Gorilla Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Pocket 1121 Cover price: .25 Publication date: 6/1956 Cover artist: Milton Herder (photo) From the back cover: An Intimate Diary And The Juiciest Pin-Ups Perry Mason … Continue reading

Dangerous Dames, ed. Brett Halliday (Dell, 1955)

Title: Dangerous Dames Editor: Davis Dresser as Brett Halliday Imprint & Number: Dell First Edition 77 Cover price: 25¢ Publication date: 1955 Cover artist: Robert Stanley A paperback original first edition. From the back cover: Violent Death in Twelve Stories … Continue reading