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cover of Over My Dead Body: The Sensational Age of the American Paperpack 1945-1955 -by lee Server ( Vinatge PB History / Cover Art & Artists -Genres ( Murder Mystery / juvenile Delinquents / Drug Novels, etc)

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San Francisco, California: San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books, 1994, 1st Edition, First Printing, 1994. -----------softcover, a Fine unread copy, 108 pages, colour and b&w images throughout, ---"The twenty-five-cent paperbacks of the late 40's and early 50's led readers on a raucous dive through America's dark & sleazy world of drugs, sex, & violince. Over My Dead Body by… Read more
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cover of Wild, Warped and Wicked:  Original Pulp Fiction -a 16 Month Calendar for 1999 ( Paperback Covers Include:  Go Man go; Her Candle Burns Hot; Carnival of Love; Quickie; Help Wanted, Male; Naked on Roller Skates; Reform School Girl; Why Get Married; etc)

Wild, Warped and Wicked: Original Pulp Fiction -a 16 Month Calendar for 1999 ( Paperback Covers Include: Go Man go; Her Candle Burns Hot; Carnival of Love; Quickie; Help Wanted, Male; Naked on Roller Skates; Reform School Girl; Why Get Married; etc)

by No Author ( Edward De Roo; Hodge Evens; Anthony Scott; Gerald Foster; Thomas Stone; Maxwell Bodenheim; Token West; C / G Graham; Luther Gordon; Spike Morelli; Felice Swados; Jeanette Revere related)

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Leonard Shoup
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good (see description)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781558099821
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£20.48

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California: Novato, CA: Portal Publications, 1998 (for 1999 ), 1st Edition , 1998. ----------calendar, a Very Good example with a bit of light edge wear, short tear on rear panel, no writing on the calendar months, calendar measures about 11 x 14 and folds out to twice that length, 13 full size colour images taken from vintage paperbacks, each… Read more
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cover of Sex Gang:  Violent Stories of Naked Passions

Sex Gang: Violent Stories of Naked Passions

by Merchant, Paul ( Pseudonym for Harlan Ellison ) (sometimes Thought to be Paul Marchant )

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Leonard Shoup
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good (see description)
Edition
Later Printing of the first Edition
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£484.35

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USA: USA: Nightstand Book # NB 1503 R, 1959, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing, 1959. -----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy with very light rubbing to the colours, book is completely square, quite bright colours, a bit of age toning to paper, super cover art of a knife wielding juvenile delinquent terrorizing a scantily clad, buxom woman, a true… Read more
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cover of HARDBOILED AMERICA:  The Lurid Years of Paperbacks (inc. The Paperback Detective and His Discontents; A Checklist, 1929 - 1958, etc)( Noir Fiction / PBs / PBO )

HARDBOILED AMERICA: The Lurid Years of Paperbacks (inc. The Paperback Detective and His Discontents; A Checklist, 1929 - 1958, etc)( Noir Fiction / PBs / PBO )

by O'Brien, Geoffrey

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Leonard Shoup
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good+ ( see Description )
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780442231408
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£9.81

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New York, NY: N.Y. / New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1981, 1st Edition, First Printing , 1981. ------------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.25 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a few small spots of foxing, in a Very Good+ price clipped dustjacket with some foxing to the verso of the jacket, overall this looks close to new, 144 pages,… Read more
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cover of Reefer Boy -----a Shocking Novel of Teen-Age Dope Addicts ---by Hal Ellson  (released in the USA as:  The GOLDEN SPIKE )

Reefer Boy -----a Shocking Novel of Teen-Age Dope Addicts ---by Hal Ellson (released in the USA as: The GOLDEN SPIKE )

by Ellson, Hal

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Leonard Shoup
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good (see description)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£656.76

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London, England: London, UK: Pedigree Books, 1957, 1st UK Paperback Edition, First Printing, 1957. ---------slightly larger than a normal paperback, about 4.75 x 7 inches, a solid Very Good copy, a bit of light wear and rubbing, a wee bit of age toning to paper, very nice copy of what I consider the rarest drug related paperback, nice… Read more
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cover of Reefer Boy -----a Shocking Novel of Teen-Age Dope Addicts ---by Hal Ellson  (released in the USA as:  The GOLDEN SPIKE )

Reefer Boy -----a Shocking Novel of Teen-Age Dope Addicts ---by Hal Ellson (released in the USA as: The GOLDEN SPIKE )

by Ellson, Hal

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Leonard Shoup
Published
1957
Condition
Good (see description)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£615.71

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London, England: London, UK: Pedigree Books, 1957, 1st UK Paperback Edition, First Printing , 1957. ---------slightly larger than a normal paperback, about 4.75 x 7 inches, a solid Good copy, juvie glossary at rear of book, a reasonable copy of what I consider the rarest drug related paperback, nice JD cover, preceded by a hardcover edition which in relation… Read more
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cover of Double Trouble:  A Bibliographic Chronicle of Ace Mystery Doubles:  Starmont Reference Guide # 12  ---by Sheldon Jaffery -a Signed Copy

Double Trouble: A Bibliographic Chronicle of Ace Mystery Doubles: Starmont Reference Guide # 12 ---by Sheldon Jaffery -a Signed Copy

by Jaffery, Sheldon (signed)

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Leonard Shoup
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine (see description)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781557421180
Item Price
£14.74

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Mercer Island, Washington: Mercer Island, WA.: Starmont, 1992, 1st edition, First Printing, 1992. -----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, 150 pages, signed and inscribed (To John My favorite book and a great Ace-like cover thrown in ). Sheldon Jaffery by Jaffery at Bouchercon XXIII in Toronto, contents include: References; Acknowledgements; Introduction; D Series, 1952 to 1961;… Read more
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