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    Operator #5 (Popular, 1936-39) Group of 30. Included are the January-December 1936, January-December 1937, January-December 1938, and January-December 1939 issues, with a couple of duplicates. The highlight of this run is the epic 13-part Purple Invasion storyline, often referred to as the War and Peace of pulp fiction, in which an unspecified European power (a thinly disguised Germany) invades and nearly conquers the United States. Included. Most exhibit some moisture damage with warping to the spine and some cover damage; otherwise, the pulps are in overall Very Good condition with complete covers and supple, off-white pages. All have complete spines that show only a small amount of fading. Approximate Bookery's Guide to Pulps value for group = $2,500. From the Frank Collection.

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    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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