DETECTIVE TALES. DETECTIVE TALES. February 1949, No. 3 Volume 41.


Chicago, IL: Popular Publications, Inc., 1949. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Authors include John D. MacDonald "Killer's Nest," William Campbell Gault, Richard Wormser and others. Detective Tales ran for eighteen years and was second only to Popular's Dime Detective in their detective magazine line-up. "It was a colorful, urgent, vigorous periodical, foaming with cheerful excesses; it was one of the classic pulp magazines." - Cook, Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazines pp. 153-157. Edge wear and cover creases, separation to lower left at spine and upper right front corner with small tear, a good copy. (25242). Item #25242

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