Adventure House Guide to the Pulps

by John Locke

Publisher: Adventure House

Written in English
Cover of: Adventure House Guide to the Pulps | John Locke
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  • Graphic Novels,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Reference,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels / General,
  • Graphic Novels - General

Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Gunnison (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8707134M
ISBN 101886937451
ISBN 109781886937451

Comic Book Art Comic Strip Art. Comic Magazines. Comic PULPS & MAGAZINES. Pulp Magazines. Pulps Dime Novels Pulp Memorabilia Reprints. Movies & TV. Monster & Horror TV Guide Movie & TV. Automotive Glamour. Detective & True Crime Joke & Cartoon Men's Adventure Music Romance & Women's Other. SALE. BLOG. ABOUT. History The Culture of. Pulp was of course the opposite of literary fiction; most of the stories were poorly edited and grammatically questionable. The dialogue is often awkward, the plots relatively simple, where bodies pile up, broken hearts mend quickly, and improbable coincidences abound. He was one of the authors of The Adventure House Guide to Pulps, and has edited several pulp anthologies, including the Best of Adventure series. His book, Uncovered: The Hidden Art Of The Girlie Pulps, an in-depth study of the spicy pulps and their art, was named ForeWord Magazine‘s Popular Culture Book of the Year. In , Bob. Cellulosic Pulps, Cellulosic Pulps, Fibres And Materials Vol. 4 , Hardcover. $

The most notable are John Gunnison of Adventure House and J. Grant Thiessen of Padoras's Books LTD. Mr. Gunnison specializes in pulp related material and even received the coveted Lamont Award at Pulp Con one year. Mr. Thiessen has a huge inventory of books, pulps, and magazines all listed online. PULPS & MAGAZINES. Pulp Magazines. Monster & Horror TV Guide Movie & TV. Automotive Glamour. Detective & True Crime Joke & Cartoon Men's Adventure Music Romance & Women's Other. SALE. BLOG. ABOUT. History The Culture of Collecting Meet the Team Tour the Warehouse We’re Always Buying.   He was one of the authors of The Adventure House Guide to Pulps, and has edited several pulp anthologies, including the Best of Adventure series. His book, Uncovered: The Hidden Art Of The Girlie Pulps, an in-depth study of the spicy pulps and their art, was named ForeWord Magazine‘s Popular Culture Book of the Year. In , Bob. Experts in the ten major Pulp genres, from action Pulps to spicy Pulps and more, chart for the first time the complete history of Pulp magazines—the stories and their writers, the graphics and their artists, and, of course, the publishers, their market, and chapter in the book, which is illustrated with more than examples of the best Pulp graphics (many from .

  He was one of the authors of The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, and has edited several pulp anthologies, including the Best of Adventure series. His book, Uncovered: The Hidden Art Of The Girlie Pulps, an in-depth study of the spicy pulps and their art, was named ForeWord Magazine's Popular Culture Book of the Year. In , Robert /5(60).

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Adventure House Auctions Coming 2nd Quarter Bi-Weekly Auctions. As the amount of great material continues to pile up here at Adventure House, we are in the process of adding an additional auction beyond the Gunnison Collection Auction.

Keep an eye here for more news in the coming months. The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps has been complimented as the most complete compendium of the pulp fiction magazines ever with over titles separate issues listed in a checklist style, the guide is designed for the complete collector in all of us.

Some b&w illustrations throughout. The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Penzler Pick, November I'm a sucker for good /5.

"The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps" is a seminal book for pulp magazine collectors. A three-year project reflecting a lifetime of collecting on the part of its three author/editors--Doug Ellis, John Gunnison and John Locke--this book should find a cherished spot on every collector's shelf/5.

It is a book aimed at pulp fans and pulp collectors. This book was never intended to be a pulp price guide or some sort of index to the contents of pulp magazines. It does exactly what it promises and does it extremely well. It is a checklist of what pulps were published and when/5(12).

The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps is the most complete compendium of the pulp era ever published, the essential volume for every fan, collector and historian. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title/5(5). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps Compiled by Doug Ellis, John Locke & John Gunnison Adventure House, Silver Spring, A massive undertaking that attempts to provide a checklist to all the issues of all pulp magazines published (apart for some fringe areas such as the "saucy" magazines) accompanied by thousands of cover image thumbnails (sadly in black and white).

Adventure House Guide to the Pulps (Adventure House, ) ISBN ; Ellis, Doug. Uncovered: The Hidden Art Adventure House Guide to the Pulps book the Girlie Pulps – Gold Medal Winner for Best Popular Culture Book BEA (Adventure House, −) ISBN ; Locke, John-editor. Features include: The publication history for more than 1, pulp magazine titles.

Each title is presented with a useful, readable checklist of issues. More than 1, cover reproductions from every genre and Rating: % positive. The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps by John Gunnison; Doug Ellis; John Locke. Adventure House, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. 'Hancer's Price Guide to Paperback Books Third Edition' by Kevin Hancer 'Hard Boiled America The Lurid Years of Paperbacks' by Geoffrey o'Brian 'The Book of Paperbacks' by Piet Schreuders 'The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps' by Doug Ellis.

Price Guides. Mad Magazine Cover Site. Mad Magazine Values. iGuide Price Guide. Books (ABEBOOKS) Links. The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps: The Checklist of the Pulp Magazine Era Adventure House, This exhaustive pulp listing pulls together checklist information from contributors such as Robert Weinberg, Leonard Robbins, William Contento, Steve Miller, Frank Robinson, Jim Steranko and more.

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It features key authors--including Oscar Wilde, Enid Blyton, and J.K. Rowling, to name. Adventure House lists each and every pulp title produced, each issue of those titles, a single-cover reproduction of nearly all titles listed, title change information, publisher information, and more.

Includes over cover reproductions, special binding that allows the book to remain open flat without breaking, and a visual checklist. John Gunnison, founder of Adventure House, takes a turn answering “3 pulp questions” this week.

John started Pulp Collector Press back in ; it eventually became Adventure House, which continues to sell pulps, pulp-related books, reprints and more, and recently to run auctions. His fanzine, The Pulp Collector, ran 24 between and The colorfully covered, cheaply printed pulp magazines of the s and 30s were a staple of popular culture that offered every genre of readership the sensual thrills, adventures, and entertainments they craved.

This tribute to the "bad girls" introduces a wealth of colorful cover art from the likes of Pep, Saucy Stories, Spicy Adventures, and Bedtime Stories, capturing the. He was one of the authors of The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, and has edited several pulp anthologies, including the Best of Adventure series.

His book, Uncovered: The Hidden Art Of The Girlie Pulps, an in-depth study of the spicy pulps and their art, was named ForeWord Magazine‘s Popular Culture Book of the : IDW Publishing.

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Science Fiction Magazines and Pulps. Bookfever, IOBA. The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps lists the magazine's overall run as 1, issues, published from August through Februaryand that's no surprise -- only Street & Smith had the financial wherewithal to publish a romance pulp on a weekly basis, not to mention weekly western and detective pulps as well.

Doc Savage is a fictional character originally published in American pulp magazines during the s and s. He was created by publisher Henry W. Ralston and editor John L.

Nanovic at Street & Smith Publications, with additional material contributed by the series' main writer, Lester illustrations were by Walter Baumhofer, Paul Orban, Emery Clarke, Modest Stein, Created by: Henry W.

Ralston, John L. Nanovic. Two-Book Western Magazine. This title is listed in the ADVENTURE HOUSE GUIDE TO THE PULPS as the title of the first issue of BIG-BOOK WESTERN, but that issue has been located and has the same name as all the other issues so it is unclear whether this is a separate title or a phantom listing.

Adventure House Guide to the Pulps (Adventure House, ) ISBN Ellis, Doug. Uncovered: The Hidden Art of the Girlie Pulps – Gold Medal Winner for Best Popular Culture Book BEA (Adventure House, −) ISBN Locke, John-editor.

This is how I learn about older generations growing up reading the pulp magazines. Claude was a generation older than most of us in the science fiction club.

His favorite pulp magazines were from the s through the s like All-Story, Argosy, Adventure, Blue Book, before the pulps broke into genre : James Wallace Harris. Some sales lists are squarebound set up like a pulp price guide. Name of the retailer in USA sounds like Adventure House or something like that.

There is an oversize squarebound Krause Publication that cover Sci-fi tv toy/book collectibes w/ a price guide for Sci-fi/horror related pulps. Key works, as author and editor, include The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps (with Doug Ellis & John Gunnison) (); Pulp Fictioneers (); Pulpwood Days (); and Ghost Stories: The Magazine and Its Makers, Vols.

Douglas Ellis: co-founded and co-organizes the Windy City Pulp and Paper many years his Tattered Pages Press published the pulp fanzine Pulp Vault, as well as other books on the was one of the authors of The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, and has edited several pulp anthologies, including the Best of Adventure series.

His book, Uncovered: The. But there is no indication that a Octo issue of Personal Adventure Stories exists. There is also no Octo issue listed inBookery's Guide to Pulps or The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps yet there is a September issue. Book price: $40. Adventure House Guide to the Pulps SC () #1: Adventure House: 11 of 11 in stock Adventurers ( Aircel/Adventure) # Aircel/Adventure: - 7 of 8 in stock Adventurers Book II () # Adventure: - 2 of 6 in stock Adventurers Book III () # Adventure: - Out of stock Adventures of Ka-Zar the.

No images in the Bookery Guide apart from 10 pages of 9 images each in the middle of the book. The Adventure House Checklist by Ellis, Locke and Gunnison has sample images at the top of the page, OSPG-style but the format is small.Pulp magazines (often referred to as "the pulps"), also collectively known as pulp fiction, refers to inexpensive fiction magazines published from through the s.

The typical pulp magazine was seven inches wide by ten inches high, half an inch thick, and pages long. Pulps were printed on cheap paper with ragged, untrimmed edges.Otto Penzler’s massive collections for Random House’s Vintage Crime/Black Lizard imprint — The Big Book of Pulps, The Big Book of Black Mask Stories, and The Big Book of Adventure Stories — got wide distribution and elicited glowing reviews from critics writing for top magazines and newspapers.

Nowadays more people than ever are.