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The Amazing Spider-Man: Mayhem in Manhattan
by Len Wein and Marv Wolfman (April 1978) $3.00
Novelization based on Marvel Comics' popular comic book series.
Introduction by Stan Lee.
Pocket Books #82044 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good.

The Avenger #1: Justice, Inc.
by Paul Ernst aka Kenneth Robeson (November 1972) $8.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1939 to 1944.
Paperback Library #64-862 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus. (Very light crease upper right corner of cover.)

The Avenger #3: The Sky Walker
by Paul Ernst aka Kenneth Robeson (August 1972) $7.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1939 to 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #64-898 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Avenger #6: The Blood Ring
by Paul Ernst aka Kenneth Robeson (November 1972) $6.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1939 to 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #64-963 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

The Avenger #9: Tuned for Murder
by Paul Ernst aka Kenneth Robeson (February 1973) $6.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1939 to 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #74-025 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Avenger #12: The Flame Breathers
by Paul Ernst aka Kenneth Robeson (May 1973) $10.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1939 to 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #74-242 [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

The Avenger #14: Three Gold Crowns
by Ron Goulart aka Kenneth Robeson (July 1973) $7.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1939 and 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #74-260 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Avenger #17: Nevlo
by Ron Goulart aka Kenneth Robeson (October 1973) $6.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1939 and 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #74-391 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Avenger #20: The Green Killer
by Ron Goulart aka Kenneth Robeson (January 1974) $5.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1939 and 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #75-394 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

The Avenger #22: The Black Death
by Ron Goulart aka Kenneth Robeson (March 1974) $10.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1939 and 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #75-481 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

The Avenger #25: The Man from Atlantis
by Ron Goulart aka Kenneth Robeson (June 1974) $6.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1939 and 1944.
Warner Paperback Library #75-609 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Avengers: The Avengers Battle the Earth-Wrecker
by Otto Binder (June 1967) SOLD
Novelization based on Marvel Comics' popular comic book series.
Bantam Books #F3569 [First Printing]
Book is Good. (Numerous cover creases, edge and corner wear.)

Batman: The Further Adventures of Batman
Edited by Martin H. Greenberg (July 1989) $3.00
Anthology based on DC Comics' popular comic book series.
Includes contributions from Isaac Asimov, Joe Lansdale and Robert Sheckley.
Bantam Books #28270 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus. (Some cracking to spine.)

Captain America: The Great Gold Steal by Ted White (July 1968) SOLD
Novelization based on Marvel Comics' popular comic book series.
Introduction by Stan Lee.
Bantam Books #F3780 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Nice save for crushing mid-spine with crack and stress marks.)

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Flash Gordon #3: The Space Circus by Alex Raymond (July 1974) $4.00
Novelization based on Raymond's timeless syndicated science fiction strip.
Avon Books [First Printing]
Book is Fine. (Some light edge wear and scuffing.)

Flash Gordon Book Three: Crisis on Citadel II by David Hagberg (1980) $5.00
Cover art by Boris Vallejo.
Ace Tempo Books #17231 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Fu Manchu: Re-Enter Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (July 1957) $5.00
Cover art by Barye Phillips.
Fawcett Gold Medal #S684 [First Printing]
Book is Good. (Heavy wear to bottom of spine, some edge and corner wear.)

Fu Manchu: Re-Enter Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (circa 1960s) $5.00
Cover art by Barye Phillips.
Fawcett Gold Medal #K1458 [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine Minus. (Mild crease on cover, fingerprints on back.)

Fu Manchu: Re-Enter Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (circa 1960s) $6.00
Cover art by Barye Phillips.
Fawcett Gold Medal #K1458 [Printing Unknown]
Book is Fine. (Mild crease on cover, fingerprints on back.)

Fu Manchu: Daughter of Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (January 1970) $7.00
Cover art by Len Goldberg.
Pyramid Books #X-2149 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Fu Manchu: The Insidious Doctor Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (September 1963) $6.00
Cover art by Mort Engle.
Pyramid Books #F-908 [Second Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Fu Manchu: The Island of Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (May 1963) $5.00
Cover art by Charles Copeland.
Pyramid Books #F-858 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Fu-Manchu: The Return of Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (November 1965) $5.00
Cover art by Len Goldberg.
Pyramid Books #R-1302 [Second Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Creasing on covers along spine.)

Fu-Manchu: The Return of Fu-Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (May 1970) $5.00
Cover art by Len Goldberg.
Pyramid Books #X-2225 [Third Printing]
Book is Fine. (Nice save for chipping lower spine.)

Fu Manchu #6: The Bride of Fu Manchu
by Arthur Henry Sarsfield Ward aka Sax Rohmer (April 1976) $3.00
Pyramid Books #V3940 [Third Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

G-8 & His Battle Aces #4: Bombs From the Murder Wolves
by Robert J. Hogan (April 1971) $8.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1944.
Berkley Medallion Books #X-2002 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Incredible Hulk: Stalker from the Stars
by Joseph Sila, Len Wein and Marv Wolfman (November 1978) SOLD
Novelization based on Marvel Comics' popular comic book series.
Introduction by Stan Lee.
Pocket Books #82084 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Some corner creasing front and back cover.)

The Lone Ranger #2: The Lone Ranger and the Mystery Ranch
by Francis Hamilton aka Fran Striker (October 1975) SOLD
Novelization based on the timeless syndicated western radio show.
Cover art by Bruce Minney.
Pinnacle Books #210732 [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint.

The Lone Ranger #3: The Lone Ranger and the Gold Robbery
by Francis Hamilton aka Fran Striker (February 1976) SOLD
Novelization based on the timeless syndicated western radio show.
Cover art by Bruce Minney.
Pinnacle Books #210801 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Marvel Novel Series #7: Doctor Strange in Nightmare
by William Rotsler (July 1979) SOLD
Novelization based on Marvel Comics' popular comic book series.
Pocket Books #382088 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good.

The Masked Rider: Guns of the Big Hills by Donald Bayne Hobart (1966) $10.00
Novelization culled from the pulp magazine The Masked Rider,
originally published between 1934 and 1953.
Curtis Books #06109 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

The Masked Rider: Gunsmoke Country by Donald Bayne Hobart (1967) $20.00
Novelization culled from the pulp magazine The Masked Rider,
originally published between 1934 and 1953.
Curtis Books #06088 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Operator 5 #2: The Invisible Empire
by Frederick Davis aka Curtis Steele (April 1974) $16.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1934 to 1939.
Freeway Press #FP-2046 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

The Phantom #2: The Slave Market of Mucar
by Basil Cooper aka Lee Falk (November 1972) SOLD
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #V2470 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

The Phantom #4: The Veiled Lady
by Frank S. Shawn aka Lee Falk (March 1973) $7.00
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #14498 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

The Phantom #5: The Golden Circle
by Frank S. Shawn aka Lee Falk (May 1973) $3.00
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #14894 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good.

The Phantom #6: The Mysterious Ambassador
by Frank S. Shawn aka Lee Falk (July 1973) $4.00
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #15545 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

The Phantom #7: The Mystery of the Sea Horse
by Frank S. Shawn aka Lee Falk (August 1973) $10.00
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #15867 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

The Phantom #8: The Hydra Monster
by Frank S. Shawn aka Lee Falk (October 1973) $3.00
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #17061 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Minus.

The Phantom #8: The Hydra Monster
by Frank S. Shawn aka Lee Falk (October 1973) $6.00
Novelization based on Falk's timeless syndicated superhero strip.
Cover art by George Wilson.
Avon Books #17061 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

The Phantom Detective #2: The Dancing Doll Murders
by Robert Wallace (1965) $5.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1953.
Cover art by Robert Bonfils.
Corinth Books #CR-102 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Some water damage.)

The Phantom Detective #19: The Uniformed Killers
by Robert Wallace (1966) SOLD
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1953.
Cover art by Robert Bonfils.
Corinth Books #CR-127 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

The Phantom Detective #22: The Corpse Parade
by Robert Wallace (1966) SOLD
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1953.
Cover art by Robert Bonfils.
Corinth Books #CR-139 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Shadow #1: The Living Shadow
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (June 1969) SOLD
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Bantam Books #H-4463 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Nice save for heavy 2" crease lower left back cover.)

The Shadow #4: The Death Tower
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (December 1969) $10.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Bantam Books #H-4770 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

The Shadow #4: The Death Tower
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (December 1969) $12.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Bantam Books #H-4770 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Shadow #5: The Ghost Makers
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (August 1970) $3.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Bantam Books #H-5329 [First Printing]
Book is Good. (Water damage.)

The Shadow #6: Hidden Death
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (October 1970) $12.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Bantam Books #H-4884 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

The Shadow #7: Gangdom's Doom
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (December 1970) $16.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Bantam Books #H-5413 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

The Shadow #1: The Living Shadow
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (October 1974) SOLD
Cover art by James Steranko.
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Pyramid Books #N3597 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Mild moisture damage.)

The Shadow #4: Hands in the Dark
by Walter Gibson aka Maxwell Grant (January 1975) $10.00
Cover art by James Steranko.
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1931 to 1949.
Pyramid Books #N3557 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Minus.

Solar Pons #2: The Chronicles of Solar Pons by Basil Cooper (December 1974) $4.00
Based on the characters and series created by August Derleth.
Pinnacle Books #00507 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Spine roll.)

Solar Pons #4: The Casebook of Solar Pons by Basil Cooper (April 1975) $3.00
Based on the characters and series created by August Derleth.
Pinnacle Books #00585 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Spine roll, general wear.)

Solar Pons #8: The Dossier of Solar Pons by Basil Cooper (January 1979) $16.00
Based on the characters and series created by August Derleth.
Pinnacle Books #40267 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine Plus.

The Spider #1: The Spider Strikes
by R.T.M. Scott (November 1969) $3.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1943.
Berkley Medallion Books #X-1735 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good.

The Spider #1: The Spider Strikes
by R.T.M. Scott (November 1969) $5.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1943.
Berkley Medallion Books #X-1735 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

The Spider #2: The Wheel of Death
by R.T.M. Scott (November 1969) $4.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1943.
Berkley Medallion Books [For Promotional Use Only]
Book is Very Good Plus.

The Spider #3: Wings of the Black Death
by R.T.M. Scott (December 1969) $4.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1943.
Berkley Medallion Books #X-1782 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus. (Rub damage.)

The Spider #4: City of Flaming Shadows
by R.T.M. Scott (March 1970) $4.00
Originally published in the pulp magazine of the same name between 1933 to 1943.
Berkley Medallion Books #X-1795 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Spider #2: Hordes of the Red Butcher
by Norvell W. Page aka Grant Stockbridge (January 1975) $7.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1933 and 1943.
Cover art by Robert Maguire.
Pocket Books #77944 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Plus.

Spider #3: The City Destroyer
by Norvell W. Page aka Grant Stockbridge (February 1975) $6.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1933 and 1943.
Cover art by Robert Maguire.
Pocket Books #77943 [First Printing]
Book is Fine.

Spider #4: Death and the Spider
by Norvell W. Page aka Grant Stockbridge (February 1975) $4.00
Novelization based on the pulp magazine originally published between 1933 and 1943.
Cover art by Robert Maguire.
Pocket Books #77953 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Star Hawks: Empire 99 by Ron Goulart (April 1980) $3.00
Based on the syndicated comic strip created by Gil Kane and Ron Goulart.
Cover art by Gil Kane. Interior illustrations by Gil Kane.
Playboy Press #16637 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good. (Nice save for scotch tape on top and bottom of spine
that can't be removed without damaging book, mild tape damage upper spine.)

Superman #1: Last Son of Krypton by Elliot S. Maggin (December 1978) $5.00
Includes eight pages of photographs from the film Superman (1978).
Warner Books #82-319 [First Printing]
Book is Very Good Plus.

Superman #2: Miracle Monday by Elliot S. Maggin (June 1981) $10.00
Includes eight pages of photographs from the film Superman II (1980).
Warner Books #91-196 [Fourth Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

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Weird Heroes: Volume One Edited by Byron Preiss (October 1975) $16.00
Cover art by James Steranko.
Includes contributions from Philip Jose Farmer, Ron Goulart, Fritz Leiber.
Includes artwork by Jeff Jones, Alex Nino, Jim Steranko and Tom Sutton.
Pyramid Books #A3746 [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

Weird Heroes: Volume Two Edited by Byron Preiss (December 1975) SOLD
Cover art by James Steranko.
Includes contributions from Harlan Ellison, Philip Jose Farmer and Ted White.
Includes artwork by Neal Adams, Esteban Maroto, Ralph Reese and Jim Steranko.
Pyramid Books #A4044 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Weird Heroes: Volume Three Edited by Byron Preiss (September 1976) $5.00
Cover art and interior illustrations by Alex Niño.
Includes contributions from Ron Goulart.
Pyramid Books #A4034 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus.

Weird Heroes: Volume Eight Edited by Byron Preiss (November 1977) $12.00
Cover art by Stephen Hickman.
Includes contributions from Ben Bova, Philip José Farmer, Maxwell Grant and Michael Moorcock.
Includes artwork by Alfredo P. Alcala, Howard Chaykin and P. Craig Russell.
Jove Books #M4257 [First Printing]
Book is Near Mint Minus.

Zarkon #2: Invisible Death by Lin Carter (July 1978) $6.00
Cover art by Don Maitz.
Popular Library #04256 [First Printing]
Book is Very Fine.

Zarkon #3: The Volcano Ogre by Lin Carter (circa 1978) $3.00
Cover art by Don Maitz.
Popular Library #04310 [First Printing]
Book is Fine Minus. (Rub damage to back cover along edge of spine.)


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