{"id":4725845688368,"title":"Lot of 13 Paperback Pulp Fiction Mysteries (1940s - 1950s - 1960s)","handle":"lot-of-13-paperback-pulp-fiction-mysteries-1940s-1950s-1960s","description":"\u003ch2\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eLot of 13 Paperback Pulp Fiction Mysteries (1940s - 1950s - 1960s)\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\r\n\u003cbr\u003e\r\n\u003cstrong\u003eDescription and Condition:\u003c\/strong\u003e\r\n\r\n\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e\"Q\" as in Quicksand\u003c\/strong\u003e by Lawrence Treat. (1947) Dell #301:\r\n\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition, with some rubbing to spine at covers\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFront cover cracked at spine and still firmly attached\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eStamp from previous bookstore on first flyleaf\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding tight and secure.\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eKill and Tell\u003c\/strong\u003e by Howard Rigsby. (1953) Pocket Books # 934:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eVery good condition with no obvious flaws found\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Case of the Terrified Typist\u003c\/strong\u003e by Earl Stanley Gardner (1958) A Perry Mason mystery. Pocket Books, Cardinal Edition #C-275:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition, with cover coming off bottom of the spine and rubbed at spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding is tight and secure\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003ePencil notes from previous bookstore on first flyfleaf\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Unicorn Murders\u003c\/strong\u003e by Carter Dickson (1935, 1943 version) Dell #16:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding tight and secure but racked toward the front\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eCover firmly attached but cracked at spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eNote from previous owner on first flyleaf\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDeath and the Gilden Man \u003c\/strong\u003eby Carter Dickson (1942) Pocket Books #478:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition with rubbing at spine on cover\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eRounded corners with wear\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Case of Jennie Brice \u003c\/strong\u003eby Mary Roberts Rinehart (1965) New Dell Edition #1094:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition, with name of previous owner on inside front cover\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFront cover has some damage from previous price sticker\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Yellow Room \u003c\/strong\u003eby Mary Roberts Rinehart (1949) Bantam Books #314\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003ePoor condition, for framing purposes only\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eRubbing at edges, spine cracked at page 217; pages still firmly attached\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eMissing title pages to page 3\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Peacock Murders\u003c\/strong\u003e by Carter Dickson (1942). Pocket Books #180:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood Minus Condition, binding tight and secure with clean pages\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eSpine racked forward\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eSpine cover clearly shows sign of wear\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFront cover creased\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHasty Wedding\u003c\/strong\u003e by Mignon G. 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(1947) Dell #301:\r\n\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition, with some rubbing to spine at covers\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFront cover cracked at spine and still firmly attached\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eStamp from previous bookstore on first flyleaf\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding tight and secure.\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eKill and Tell\u003c\/strong\u003e by Howard Rigsby. (1953) Pocket Books # 934:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eVery good condition with no obvious flaws found\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Case of the Terrified Typist\u003c\/strong\u003e by Earl Stanley Gardner (1958) A Perry Mason mystery. Pocket Books, Cardinal Edition #C-275:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition, with cover coming off bottom of the spine and rubbed at spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding is tight and secure\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003ePencil notes from previous bookstore on first flyfleaf\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Unicorn Murders\u003c\/strong\u003e by Carter Dickson (1935, 1943 version) Dell #16:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding tight and secure but racked toward the front\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eCover firmly attached but cracked at spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eNote from previous owner on first flyleaf\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDeath and the Gilden Man \u003c\/strong\u003eby Carter Dickson (1942) Pocket Books #478:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition with rubbing at spine on cover\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eRounded corners with wear\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Case of Jennie Brice \u003c\/strong\u003eby Mary Roberts Rinehart (1965) New Dell Edition #1094:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition, with name of previous owner on inside front cover\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFront cover has some damage from previous price sticker\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Yellow Room \u003c\/strong\u003eby Mary Roberts Rinehart (1949) Bantam Books #314\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003ePoor condition, for framing purposes only\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eRubbing at edges, spine cracked at page 217; pages still firmly attached\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eMissing title pages to page 3\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Peacock Murders\u003c\/strong\u003e by Carter Dickson (1942). Pocket Books #180:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood Minus Condition, binding tight and secure with clean pages\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eSpine racked forward\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eSpine cover clearly shows sign of wear\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFront cover creased\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHasty Wedding\u003c\/strong\u003e by Mignon G. Eberhart (1932) Popular Library #73:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood conditoin with bumping to top and bottom of spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDay of the Arrow\u003c\/strong\u003e by Philip Loraine (1965) Lancer Books #9:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition rubbing to the top and bottom of the spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDeath Watch\u003c\/strong\u003e by John Dickson Carr (1935) Berkley Books #G-101:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition with slight water stain to top corners of pages\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eSpine cover shows wear\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eFirst flyleaf as note in pencil from previous owner\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eBinding is tight and secure\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eCalendar of Crime: Ellery Queen Solves a Mystery a Month\u003c\/strong\u003e by Ellery Queen (1953) Pocket Books #960:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition with creases on back cover, rubbing at the top and bottom of spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eThe Corpse Next Door \u003c\/strong\u003eby John Farris (1956). Graphic Books #138:\r\n\t\u003cul\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003eGood condition with racked and warn spine\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\t\u003cli\u003ePages are clean and firmly attached with a tight and secure binding\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n\t\u003c\/li\u003e\r\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\r\n"}

Lot of 13 Paperback Pulp Fiction Mysteries (1940s - 1950s - 1960s)

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Lot of 13 Paperback Pulp Fiction Mysteries (1940s - 1950s - 1960s)


Description and Condition:
  • "Q" as in Quicksand by Lawrence Treat. (1947) Dell #301:
    • Good condition, with some rubbing to spine at covers
    • Front cover cracked at spine and still firmly attached
    • Stamp from previous bookstore on first flyleaf
    • Binding tight and secure.
  • Kill and Tell by Howard Rigsby. (1953) Pocket Books # 934:
    • Very good condition with no obvious flaws found
  • The Case of the Terrified Typist by Earl Stanley Gardner (1958) A Perry Mason mystery. Pocket Books, Cardinal Edition #C-275:
    • Good condition, with cover coming off bottom of the spine and rubbed at spine
    • Binding is tight and secure
    • Pencil notes from previous bookstore on first flyfleaf
  • The Unicorn Murders by Carter Dickson (1935, 1943 version) Dell #16:
    • Binding tight and secure but racked toward the front
    • Cover firmly attached but cracked at spine
    • Note from previous owner on first flyleaf
  • Death and the Gilden Man by Carter Dickson (1942) Pocket Books #478:
    • Good condition with rubbing at spine on cover
    • Rounded corners with wear
  • The Case of Jennie Brice by Mary Roberts Rinehart (1965) New Dell Edition #1094:
    • Good condition, with name of previous owner on inside front cover
    • Front cover has some damage from previous price sticker
  • The Yellow Room by Mary Roberts Rinehart (1949) Bantam Books #314
    • Poor condition, for framing purposes only
    • Rubbing at edges, spine cracked at page 217; pages still firmly attached
    • Missing title pages to page 3
  • The Peacock Murders by Carter Dickson (1942). Pocket Books #180:
    • Good Minus Condition, binding tight and secure with clean pages
    • Spine racked forward
    • Spine cover clearly shows sign of wear
    • Front cover creased
  • Hasty Wedding by Mignon G. Eberhart (1932) Popular Library #73:
    • Good conditoin with bumping to top and bottom of spine
  • Day of the Arrow by Philip Loraine (1965) Lancer Books #9:
    • Good condition rubbing to the top and bottom of the spine
  • Death Watch by John Dickson Carr (1935) Berkley Books #G-101:
    • Good condition with slight water stain to top corners of pages
    • Spine cover shows wear
    • First flyleaf as note in pencil from previous owner
    • Binding is tight and secure
  • Calendar of Crime: Ellery Queen Solves a Mystery a Month by Ellery Queen (1953) Pocket Books #960:
    • Good condition with creases on back cover, rubbing at the top and bottom of spine
  • The Corpse Next Door by John Farris (1956). Graphic Books #138:
    • Good condition with racked and warn spine
    • Pages are clean and firmly attached with a tight and secure binding
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