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    Group of Sixteen Pulp Magazines, comprising: Thirteen issues of Fantastic Adventures, six "British Editions" and seven American issues, one of which has a complete Edgar Rice Burroughs story, "Slave of the Fish Men." Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1941-1952. First editions. [Together with:] Two issues of Famous Fantastic Mysteries. Chicago: Popular Publications, Inc., 1949. First editions. [And:] One issue of Fantastic Novels Magazine. Chicago: Popular Publications, Inc., 1950. First edition. Sixteen volumes. Octavo. Publisher's perfect binding, pictorial wrappers; text block edges trimmed. Backstrips of issues generally sunned and wrinkled, majority chipped at ends, some with closed tears and exhibiting signs of minor glue repair; joints worn; wear, creasing, and minor nicking along edges of wrappers, some corners chipped away. Text blocks tanned and smelling slightly musty from poor paper stock, a handful of gatherings beginning to flake at fore-edges; rubbing and some small scratches. Good. Housed in two custom clamshells.

    List of Issues:

    Fantastic Adventures
    March 1941
    October 1941
    July 1947
    December 1947
    April 1948
    October 1948
    February 1949

    "British Edition" 1950 no. 7
    "British Edition" 1950 no. 8
    "British Edition" 1951 no. 12
    "British Edition" 1951 no. 18
    "British Edition" 1952 no. 19
    "British Edition" 1952 no. 20

    Famous Fantastic Mysteries
    February 1949
    April 1949

    Fantastic Novels Magazine
    Sept. 1950


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