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    Amazing Stories Julius Schwartz Group (Ziff-Davis, 1926-29) Condition: VG unless otherwise stated. This astounding set of sci-fi pulps from the personal childhood collection of late DC Comics editor Julius Schwartz includes the April (first issue, GD/VG with incorrect back cover glued on as replacement), May, June, and July 1926 issues of Amazing Stories; Winter (first issue), Summer, and Fall 1928 issues of Amazing Stories Quarterly; and the June 1929 Science Wonder Stories (first issue - GD/VG). Also included is a softcover copy of Between Worlds by Garrett Smith (Stellar Pubs. 1929, #1 in a series, Fine condition), and the original mailing envelope from the time of publication with Schwartz's address written on it (said envelope is signed and dated April 5, 1997 by Schwartz). The spines of the pulps are complete with mild to moderate tanning, the covers are complete and largely unfaded with some mild defects, and the pages are supple. Approximate Bookery's Guide to Pulps value for group = $1,000.

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