Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Weird Tales (Popular Fiction, 1924-53) Group of 59. Includes the November 1924 (Bookery's lists as "very rare"; Poor condition with missing covers); January (Fair with front cover missing) and August 1925; November 1927; January, August, October, and December 1928; June 1929; March and July 1934; January, February, April, and May 1935; July 1937; July and November 1938; September and October 1939; March 1940; March, May, July, and September 1941; January, May, July, September, and November 1942; January, March, and July 1943; March, September, and November 1944; March, September, and November 1945; September and November 1946; May 1947; May, July, and November 1948; January and March 1949; March, May (2 copies), and July 1950; January, March, May, September, and November 1951; May, July, and November 1952; March, May, and July 1953 issues of the legendary weird fiction pulp. Contents include works by Robert E. Howard, H. P. Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, Seabury Quinn, Ray Bradbury, Paul Ernst, and numerous others; and many feature classic covers by Hugh Rankin, Margaret Brundage, J. Allen St. John, and Hannes Bok. Most of the pulps are in overall Very Good condition with complete covers and spines that show a moderate to heavy amount of fading, and supple pages with some chipping to the older issues. Approximate Bookery's Guide to Pulps value for group = $3,600. From the Frank Collection.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,004

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 December 6 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search