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    Spicy Adventure Stories Robert E. Howard Group (Culture, 1936-42) Condition: Average GD/VG. Though best known for his horror and fantasy writings for Weird Tales, Robert E. Howard wrote for a wide variety of pulp magazines, including this notorious title. This group features six of the eight issues of Spicy Adventure that featured stories by Howard, most published posthumously and all under the pseudonym "Sam Walser." Included are the June ("Desert Blood"), September ("Dragon of Kao Tsu"), and November ("The Purple Heart of Erlik) 1936; January 1937 ("Murderer's Grog"); and September ("Revenge by Proxy") and October ("Nothing to Lose," heavy spine discoloration) 1942 issues. (The 1942 stories are retitled reprints.) The spines and covers are complete with little fading and primarily minor creases and wear; page quality ranges from light tan to white with some instances of chipping. Approximate Bookery's Guide to Pulps value value for group = $950.

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