DOC SAVAGE. 1939 DOC SAVAGE. January, No. 5 Volume 12.


New York, NY: Street & Smith Publications, Inc., 1939. Octavo, single issue, cover by Emery Clarke, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. "Mad Mesa" by Kenneth Robeson. "Doc Savage was intended to be an adventure character, but under Lester Dent's imaginative manipulations he became something more-the first superhero and an inspiration for countless pulp, comic-book, and television characters." - Cook, Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazines, pp. 521-527. Tymm and Ashley, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Weird Fiction Magazines, pp. 183-185. Lower quarter of cover torn away and replaced poorly, creasing and stains, contents are nice, a poor copy. (23664). Item #23664

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