FAMOUS FANTASTIC MYSTERIES. FAMOUS FANTASTIC MYSTERIES. September-October 1939, No. 1 Volume 1, Mary Gnaedinger.


New York: The Frank A. Munsey Company, 1939. Octavo, single issue, printed wrappers. Pulp magazine. Includes stories by A. Merritt, Manly Wade Wellman, Todd Robbins, Donald Wandrei and others. Primarily FFM reprinted science fantasy material. "Famous Fantastic Mysteries [has] a special historical significance because it preserved (and introduced a new generation to) the older traditions from which modern science fiction emerged." - Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 212-216. Tape to spine and tape areas to right front cover, bottom front cover unevenly trimmed. A good copy. (20252). Item #20252

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