I have just acquired a collection of about 600 pulps and several books. 20 boxes of 'em. Below is a rough list:
Ace High Magaine: 27 issues from 1924-1933.
Argosy-All Story and Argosy: 210 issues concentrated mainly from the mid 1920's- the mid 1930's. There are Burroughs and Merritt issues in there.
Short Stories: 85 issues from the 1930's - 1940's, 20 some from 1948-1949.
Adventure: 33 issues, 15 from 1947-1949
Complete Stories: 4 issues
Frontier Stories: 2 issues one from 1932, one from 1933.
Dime Western: 44 issues there seems to be about 20 from the 1933-1940 period, with the rest spread from 1944-1949.
Western Story: 69 issues mostly pre 1939 issues. Some beautifuly copies from the 1924-1925 period.
Wild West Weekly: 41 issues mostly concentrated in the years 1935-1937. 10 from 1940-1943
Star Western: 16 issues 5 from the 1930's 11 from 1944 on.
10 Story Western: 14 issues from the 1940's
Ace High Western: 7,
Big Book Western: 4,
15 Western Tales: 4,
New Western: 4,
.44 Western: 5 (Nice copy of the first issue),
Several Western Titles with a single issue each: Rio Kid, Mamoth Western, Best Western, and Western Fiction (the last two are 1930's Red Circle titles)
Science Fiction and Fantasy pulps: Weird Tales 6 issues from the 1947-1951 period,
Startling Stories 3,
Thrilling Wonder 2,
Super Science 1,
Amazing Stories 3 Bed Sheet issues from the late 1920's,
Wonder Stories Quarterly 1 Bed Sheet issue from 1931,
a couple of beat up Science Wonder Stories in the Bed Sheet Size.
Unknown Worlds 2 nice Bed Sheet issues one not so nice pulp size issue.
There are 3 or 4 Air war pulps.
A 1930 issue of Wings which is pretty decent.
A 1934 Dime Detective,
2 1920's issues of Detective Story Magazine.
Four of the five Shark Gotch books by Albert Richard Wetjen. They reprint the Shark Gotch stories from Action Stories, Danger Trail, Adventure Trails. All were published in England with no U.S. editions. These editions date from the early 1950's all of the books are rather rare in any edition.
4 or 5 books by J.D. Newsom all featuring stories about the Foreign Legion including a nice copy of the A.L. Burt edition of Garde Vous in jacket, the jacket illustration come from Frontier Stories. All of the books reprint stories from Short Stories, Frontier or Adventure the books were published between 1927-1939.
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