Black Mask Vol. XXI, No. 9, December, 1938 [Volume 21, Number IX]


Two 2 inch closed tears along spine, two light creases on front wrapper, rear wrapper rubbed, first and last few pages a bit soiled, pages toned and a bit fragile. 1938 Trade Paperback. 112 pp. A vintage issue of the popular and influential pulp magazine that catapulted the careers of writers such as Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler. Black Mask was also known for Rafael de Soto's iconic and colorful cover art. Includes: Stop the Presses by Frederick C. Davis; Smoke in Your Eyes by Hugh B. Cave; Behind the Black Mask; Come Clean by Donald Wandrei; Careless Killer by Dwight V. Babcock; Concealed Weapon by Roger Torrey; Long Live the Dead by Allen Beck; Ad Lib by M.P. Hall. Illustrations in text, ads precede and follow text.KEYWORDS: MYSTERY THRILLER DETECTIVE SHORT STORIES PULP MAGAZINES

Title: Black Mask Vol. XXI, No. 9, December, 1938 [Volume 21, Number IX]

Author: Davis, Frederick C.; Cave, Hugh B.; Wandrei, Donald; Babcock, Dwight V.; Torrey, Roger; Beck, Allen; Hall, M.P.

Categories: Detective, Early Periodicals,

Publisher: Pro-Distributors Publishing Co.: 1938

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 2207301