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    Weird Tales Box Lot (Popular Fiction, 1937-39) Condition: VG unless otherwise stated. This full short box (26 issues) includes the April, July, August, September (bondage cover), and October ("The Shunned House" by H. P. Lovecraft, tape on spine - GD-) 1937; January ("Roads" by Seabury Quinn), February ("From Beyond" by Lovecraft, tape on cover), March ("Beyond the Wall of Sleep" by Lovecraft), April, May ("Pigeons from Hell" by Robert E. Howard, tape on cover), June (classic bondage cover), July, September ("A Thunder of Trumpets" by Howard), November, and December 1938; and January ("Medusa's Coil" by Lovecraft), February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October ("In the Walls of Eryx" by Lovecraft), November, and December (first pro cover art by Hannes Bok) 1939 issues. Cover artists include Margaret Brundage, Virgil Finlay, and Harold DeLay. The May-August issues contain Howard's novel-length story Almuric, and several others contain verse by him. Grades range from GD- to VG/FN, with most falling in the VG range. All have complete spines and covers (none of which are detached), with fading ranging from none to moderate, and the covers are clean with only a few instances of heavy soiling or creasing. Approximate Bookery's Guide to Pulps value for group = $900.

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    February, 2008
    28th-29th Thursday-Friday
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