• The Art of the Pulps: An Illustrated History

    Experts in the ten major Pulp genres, from action Pulps to spicy Pulps and more, chart for the first time the complete history of Pulp magazines—the stories and their writers, the graphics and their artists, and, of course, the publishers, their market, and readers.Each chapter in the book, which is illustrated with more than 400 examples of the best Pulp graphics (many from the editors’ collections—among the world’s largest) is organized in a clear and accessible way, starting with an introductory overview of the genre, followed by a selection of the best covers and interior graphics, organized chronologically through the chapter. All images are fully captioned (many are in essence "nutshell" histories in themselves). Two special features in each chapter focus on topics of particular interest (such as extended profiles of Daisy Bacon, Pulp author and editor of Love Story, the hugely successful romance Pulp, and of Harry Steeger, co-founder of Popular Publications in 1930 and originator of the "Shudder Pulp" genre). With an overall introduction on "The Birth of the Pulps" by Doug Ellis, and with two additional chapters focusing on the great Pulp writers and the great Pulp artists, The Art of the Pulps covers every aspect of this fascinating genre; it is the first definit...

    • Brand: IDW
    • ASIN: 168405091X

  • Movie Humor - 1930's - Pulp Magazine Cover Poster

    Size is approximate for general description. Reproduction image size varies based on original poster dimension ratios. Because this is a reproduction of an original poster it will feature the same characteristics as the original which can include registration issues, discoloration, etc. Every effort has been made to mitigate these issues but some add to the character of the piece and so have been left intact. Please do not buy a frame until you have received your poster as some customization may be required. Item ships rolled in a tube. Please e-mail any questions. If there is something specific you are looking for send us a message!

    • Brand: Poster-Rama
    • ASIN: B079S7T7Q6
    • UPC: 787425052523

  • Pulp Art: Original Cover Paintings for the Great American Pulp Magazines

    Synopsis Thrill to the days when bug-eyed monsters, gun-toting gangsters, imperiled ingénues, and sneering super-villains all clamored for attention from the corner newsstand. Pulp Art resurrects the golden age of the American pulp fiction magazine with reproductions of more than one hundred classic pulp cover paintings in all their graphic glory. In addition to full-color art, this volume includes: A narrative history of pulp art and its impact on twentieth century illustration Eighteen essays on pulp art and illustration by Forrest J. Ackerman, Sam Moskowitz, and other distinguished pulp historians Biographies of Rudolf Belarski, Virgil Finlay, Walter M. Baumhofer, J. Allen St. John, and other groundbreaking pulp artists and illustrators. Biography Robert Lesser is a world-famous expert on the golden age of American pulp art and fiction from the 1930s and '40s. He owns one of the largest private collections of original pulp art and pulp magazines known to exist. His collections have been exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum of Art and the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry. Lesser has been the subject of the two documentaries on pulp art and pulp fiction, and he is the author of two books and numerous articles on the subject.

    • ASIN: 1435118510

  • Pulp Culture: The Art of Fiction Magazines

    • Brand: Brand: Collector Press, Oregon.
    • ASIN: 1888054123

  • Pulp Fiction Covers Grayscale: Damsels in Distress (Magazine Covers from the '50s) (Volume 3)

    This is the third grayscale coloring book in the series. This edition focuses on damsels in distress. There are 24 one sided images, and located in the back of this adult coloring book are full color, thumb nail sized images of each magazine cover to help you choose your colors. Be sure to check out my other adult coloring books by clicking on my author name. It will take you to my "about me" page where you can see my other beautiful adult themed coloring books. Coloring has become the great new healing trend in our society, as people try to detox from the stress of the world....what better way, than to relax with a colored pencil or marker, and go back to yesteryear when things were simpler. Be sure to check out my other coloring books for the beginner, up to the expert. Coloring books are all the rage, and this is best one for the beginner, or a great gift for a man in your life. Some of the best coloring books are the simplest...and this coloring book is simple, relaxing, and calming. A great healing tool for that loved one dealing with an illness. When the doctor order rest and relaxation, adult coloring books are the best healing for the mind and the body. The 24 images in this adult coloring book puts the best of yesteryear forefront and center, and melts away the daily car...

    • ASIN: 1537136410

  • AMAZING! ASTONISHING! WEIRD!: The Complete Pulp Magazine Covers, Vol. 2

    AMAZING! ASTONISHING! WEIRD!: The Complete Pulp Magazine Covers, Vol. 2 This 200-page volume shows off 600 classic pulp magazine covers, dating from the 1920's to the 1950's, from 5 different series. Included are AMAZING STORIES (all pulp issues up thru March 1953), ASTONISHING STORIES, the MARVEL titles (Marvel Science Stories, Marvel Tales, etc.), SOUTH SEA STORIES, and WEIRD TALES, all complete with every issue represented. This second volume in the series measures 8-1/2 by 11 inches, and is printed on higher-quality, 70-lb. paper. All cover scans are in full color and are prefaced by text giving an introduction to the titles. Essential for collectors, and great fun for those who just want to browse thru these classic images, AMAZING! ASTONISHING! WEIRD!: THE COMPLETE PULP COVERS VOL. 2 is a great addition to your book collection or reference library.

    • ASIN: 0997942010