1. seattlemysterybooks:

1949 Dodd Mead hardcover
1949 Dell paperback reissue
Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    seattlemysterybooks:

    1949 Dodd Mead hardcover

    1949 Dell paperback reissue

    Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    (Source: zestyblog)

  2. Fun fact: this was also the cover of Private Investigator Detective Magazine #1, Winter 1956 - Original publication of Michael Avallone’s Ed Noon and the bouncing Betty. The illustration has just been flipped and the name Ed Noon on the door occulted.

    Fun fact: this was also the cover of Private Investigator Detective Magazine #1, Winter 1956 - Original publication of Michael Avallone’s Ed Noon and the bouncing Betty. The illustration has just been flipped and the name Ed Noon on the door occulted.

  3.  New York: Henry Holt and Company, [1940]. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The second Mike Shayne detective novel.

    New York: Henry Holt and Company, [1940]. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The second Mike Shayne detective novel.

  4. seattlemysterybooks:

1945 Dodd Mead hardcover
1949 Dell paperback reissue
Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    seattlemysterybooks:

    1945 Dodd Mead hardcover

    1949 Dell paperback reissue

    Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    (Source: zestyblog)

  5. seattlemysterybooks:

pulpwomen:

Alcoholics calamitous. Black Mask Magazine, September 1945.


~ Dale Clark, “Heir in the Air”, 22nd of 28 with house dick Mike O’Hanna story, at San Alpa Resort hotel, 25th of 32 stories in BM

~ Brett Halliday (pseud. of David Dresser), “Dead Man’s Diary”, 2nd of 2 Mike Shayne stories in BM

~ Julius Long, “Over My Dead Body”, 7th of 17 stories with ‘Ben Corbett, D.A.’s chief investigator, 1st -person narrator’, 12th of 23 stories in BM

~ Robert Reeves, “Alcoholics Calamitous”, last of 10 Cellini Smith appearances, last of 12 appearances in BM

Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    seattlemysterybooks:

    pulpwomen:

    Alcoholics calamitous. Black Mask Magazine, September 1945.

    ~ Dale Clark, “Heir in the Air”, 22nd of 28 with house dick Mike O’Hanna story, at San Alpa Resort hotel, 25th of 32 stories in BM

    ~ Brett Halliday (pseud. of David Dresser), “Dead Man’s Diary”, 2nd of 2 Mike Shayne stories in BM

    ~ Julius Long, “Over My Dead Body”, 7th of 17 stories with ‘Ben Corbett, D.A.’s chief investigator, 1st -person narrator’, 12th of 23 stories in BM

    ~ Robert Reeves, “Alcoholics Calamitous”, last of 10 Cellini Smith appearances, last of 12 appearances in BM

    Seattle Mystery Bookshop

  6. seattlemysterybooks:

pulpcovers:

Murder Is My Business (1958) http://ift.tt/1oLJPVw

1945 Dodd Mead hardcover
2nd Dell paperback version
Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    seattlemysterybooks:

    pulpcovers:

    Murder Is My Business (1958) http://ift.tt/1oLJPVw


    1945 Dodd Mead hardcover

    2nd Dell paperback version

    Seattle Mystery Bookshop