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

Perry Mason #42: The Case Of The Green-Eyed Sister by Erle Stanley Gardner (Pocket, 1961)

Title: The Case Of The Green-Eyed Sister Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Pocket 6098 Cover price: .35 Publication date: 10/1961 Cover artist: uncredited From the back cover: “She’d Cut Your Heart Out For 37¢” said Della Street as … Continue reading

Perry Mason #16: The Case Of The Baited Hook by Erle Stanley Gardner (pocket, 1961)

Title: The Case Of The Baited Hook Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Imprint & Number: Pocket 6067 Cover price: .35 Publication date: 4/1961 Cover artist: Charles Binger From the back cover: “Prepare yourself for a shock,” Mason said. Nadine Tidings took … Continue reading

Mike Shayne #25: Death Has Three Lives by Brett Halliday (Dell, 1961)

Title: Death Has Three Lives Author: Brett Halliday (pseudonym of Davis Dresser) Imprint & Number: Dell D423 Cover price: .35 Publication date: 6/1961 Cover artist: Robert McGinnis From the back cover: The Cops Couldn’t Wait Mike Shayne needed time to … Continue reading

Mike Shayne #36: Dolls Are Deadly by Brett Halliday (Dell, 1961)

Title: Dolls Are Deadly Author: Brett Halliday (house name used in this case by Ryerson Johnson) Imprint & Number: Dell D424 Cover price: 35¢ Publication date: 1961 Cover artist: Robert McGinnis From the back cover: WHO had sent mobster Henry … Continue reading

American Ballads: Naughty, Ribald And Classic (Red Seal, 1952)

Title: American Ballads: Naughty, Ribald And Classic Compiled by Charles O’Brien Kennedy & David Jordan Imprint & Number: Red Seal 22 Cover price: 35¢ Publication date: 1952 Cover artist: Barye Phillips A paperback original first edition. 285 pages of classic … Continue reading