More Pulp T-Shirts Available: Captain Future, Secret Agent X, and Spicy Mystery

Pulp t-shirt aficionados, your prayers have been answered! We’ve just released three of the most-requested vintage pulp logo t-shirts: Captain Future, Secret Agent X, and Spicy Mystery. These are of the same high quality fabric and printing you’ve come to expect from us. Did you attend the Pulp AdventureCon in New Jersey a few weeks […]

Secret Agent X T-Shirt

Secret Agent X T-Shirt

This is the authentic logo used for this classic pulp magazine from the 1930s.

Normal fit: Classic-cut standard weight t-shirt, 100% pre-shrunk cotton

Altus Press Releases Secret Agent X Vol. 9, Gales & McGill Vol. 2, and Dusty Ayres Vol. 8

The wait is over: we began our line of vintage pulp reprints over 10 years ago with the first Secret Agent X Volume, and finally, Altus Press has completed the series with this month’s release of Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 9. In addition to reprinting the final five Agent adventures, we’ve also included […]

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 9

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 9

by G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Paul Chadwick

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939, SECRET AGENT “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This volume contains the final five stories, by G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Paul Chadwick: “Claws of the Corpse Cult,” “The Corpse that Murdered,” “Curse of the Crimson Horde,” “Corpse Contraband” and “Yoke of the Crimson Coterie.” This is THE Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

PLUS: the one-shot Captain Hazzard adventure “Python Men of Lost City” by Paul Chadwick!

Altus Press Releases Secret Agent X Vol. 8 & Leo Margulies: Giant of the Pulps

Altus Press today officially released its long-awaited Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 8 which features five more super-sagas of The Man of a Thousand Faces, as well as the well-researched Leo Margulies: Giant of the Pulps—His Thrilling, Exciting, and Popular Journey, written by the great pulp editor’s nephew, Philip Sherman. Get both at a discount from […]

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 8

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 8

by G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Wayne Rogers

introduction by Tom Johnson

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939,Secret Agent “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This volume contains the next five stories, by G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Wayne Rogers: “Slaves of the Scorpion,” “Satan’s Syndicate,” “The Assassins’ League,” “Plague of the Golden Death” and “Curse of the Mandarin’s Fan.” This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent "X" - The Complete Series Volume 7

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 7

by G.T. Fleming-Roberts

introduction by Tom Johnson

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939,Secret Agent “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This volume contains the next five stories, by G.T. Fleming-Roberts: “The Doom Director,” “Horror’s Handclasp,” “City of Madness,” “Death’s Frozen Formula” and “The Murder Brain.” This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent "X": The Resurrection Ring

Secret Agent X: The Resurrection Ring

by Stephen Payne

Can the Resurrectionist really build his criminal cult by raising the dead and summoning the Wrath of God on his enemies? Or is his actual goal something more personal: the real identity of the Man of a Thousand Faces?

Secret Agent "X" - The Complete Series Volume 6

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 6

by G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Paul Chadwick

introduction by Tom Johnson

This volume contains the next five stories, by G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Paul Chadwick: “Brand of the Metal Maiden,” “Dividends of Doom,” “The Fear Merchants,” “Faceless Fury” and “Subterranean Scourge.” This is THE Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent X: Master of Madness

Secret Agent X: Master of Madness

by Stephen Payne

What is more important? Life—or lucre? Most of us would cast our vote in favor of life. But for one group of men, wealth possesses a far greater hold. Such a position becomes apparent when a New York publishing magnate dies in a horrible fit of madness. In response his surviving friends band together, vowing they would rather die than capitulate to his murderer. His name? The Fool. And Secret Agent “X,” man of a thousand faces, found that even he was not immune from the wiles of a madman.

Secret Agent X - The Complete Series Volume 5

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 5

by Paul Chadwick and G.T. Fleming-Roberts

introduction by Tom Johnson

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939, Secret Agent “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This volume contains the next five stories, by Paul Chadwick and G.T. Fleming-Roberts: “Monarch of Murder,” “Legion of the Living Dead,” “Horde of the Damned,” “Ringmaster of Doom” and “Kingdom of Blue Corpses.” This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent X - The Complete Series Volume 4

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 4

by Paul Chadwick, Emile C. Tepperman and G.T. Fleming-Roberts

introduction by Will Murray

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939, Secret Agent “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This volume contains the next four stories, by Paul Chadwick, Emile C. Tepperman and G.T. Fleming-Roberts: “Devils of Darkness,” “Talons of Terror,” “The Corpse Cavalcade” and “The Golden Ghoul.” This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent X - The Complete Series Volume 3

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series Volume 3

by Emile C. Tepperman and Paul Chadwick

introduction by Stephen Payne

Volume 3 of the complete reprinting of Secret Agent “X” is here! This volume contains the next four stories, by Emile C. Tepperman and Paul Chadwick: “Servants of the Skull,” “The Murder Monster,” “The Sinister Scourge” and “Curse of the Waiting Death,” along with an all-new introduction by Stephen Payne. This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent "X": Halo of Horror

Secret Agent X: Halo of Horror

by Stephen Payne

Part of a series of all-new novels of the pulp character, as written by Stephen Payne. These are in the format that all modern pulp fiction should appear in: the format matches the original layout, size & design of the Secret Agent “X” pulps of the 30s.

Secret Agent X - The Complete Series Volume 2

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 2

by Paul Chadwick and Emile C. Tepperman

introduction by Will Murray

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939, Secret Agent “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This volume contains the next four stories, by Paul Chadwick and Emile C. Tepperman: “City of the Living Dead,” “Hand of Horror,” “Octopus of Crime” and “The Hooded Hordes.” This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent X - The Complete Series Volume 1

Secret Agent X: The Complete Series, Volume 1

by Paul Chadwick

introduction by Tom Johnson

For 41 issues from 1934 to 1939, Secret Agent “X” battled the forces of evil in the pages of his own pulp magazine. Now, for the first time… the complete pulp series is being reprinted in nine deluxe omnibus editions! The text has been reset and all the original interior illustrations have been remastered. This first volume contains the first four stories, all by Paul Chadwick: “The Torture Trust,” “The Spectral Strangler,” “The Death-Torch Terror” and “Ambassador of Doom.” This is the Secret Agent “X” reprint series to own!

Secret Agent “X”: The Resurrection Ring is Here!

Secret Agent “X” expert Stephen Payne is back with his best SAX novel yet! Designed to look like a vintage Secret Agent “X” pulp, it’s rounded out by an all-new introduction by Tom Johnson. Secret Agent “X”: The Resurrection Ring can be ordered here. It’s available in softcover and ebook (.epub and .mobi) formats.   Arsonists in […]

The Secret Agent "X" Companion

The Secret Agent “X” Companion

by Tom Johnson and Will Murray

The classic investigation of Secret Agent “X,” revised and updated by the original writers, Tom Johnson and Will Murray, including new chapters, images and information! It's the last word on this classic character!

Pulp Detectives

Pulp Detectives

by Tom Johnson

For the first time, nine all-new stories starring the classic pulp heroes of the 1930s, featuring characters such as The Phantom Detective, The Black Bat, The Lone Eagle, The Masked Detective, Secret Agent X and Nightwind. Written by pulp scholar Tom Johnson, it’s nearly 350 pages of excitement!

Announcing New Titles Premiering at Pulpfest 2018

Altus Press is excited to announce its new book releases to premiere at Pulpfest in one month: Available in several formats, these will be available at Pulpfest at Mike Chomko’s table. You will also be able to order them from all the usual online stores and at altuspress.com. Check out the details below: The Complete […]

Altus Press Announces Its New Releases for the 2017 Windy City Pulp and Paper Convention

Altus Press is pleased to announce its line of Spring 2017 releases, headlined by the Series 3 of The Argosy Library, which comprises ten collections from the pages of the Frank A. Munsey Company pulps. Other releases include new issues of Famous Fantastic Mysteries—containing an all-new story by Doc Savage creator Lester Dent—as well as […]

Retirement & Releases

Even though I semi retired at the end of December 2009, I hope to continue helping Matt with some of his projects at Altus Press occasionally. But with my age and health, I’ve got to slow down. Plus, I do want to catch up on some reading I have neglected for too long. Speaking of […]

Pulp Superhero Index: S

The Scarlet Wizard in Red Star Mystery by “Stuart Towne” (Red Star) 1. V1 #1 June 1940 Ghost of the Undead Clayton Rawson 2. V1 #2 Aug. 1940 Death Out of Thin Air Clayton Rawson 3. V1 #3 Oct. 1940 Claws of Satan Clayton Rawson 4. V1 #4 Dec. 1940 The Enchanted Dagger Clayton Rawson […]

Pulp Superhero Index: R

Ravenwood in Secret Agent X by Frederick C. Davis (Periodical) 1. V8 #2 Mar. 1936 Murder Shrine 2. V8 #3 Apr. 1936 Pawn of the Serpent 3. V8 #4 June 1936 Crucibles of the Damned 4. V9 #1 Aug. 1936 Master of the Living Dead 5. V9 #2 Oct. 1936 The Phantom Juggernaut Range Riders […]

Fading Shadows

FADING SHADOWS was a small press publishing house that began in June 1982 with the publication of ECHOES, the hobby magazine for the pulp enthusiast. The magazine lasted for 100 issues before becoming a newsletter, finally ceasing in December 2004. However, in June 1995, FADING SHADOWS branched out to fiction magazines with the first issue […]

Pulp Superhero Index: C

The Candid Camera Kid in Detective Novels by “John L. Benton” (Better) 1. V3 #3 June 1939 Murder in Pictures Norman A. Daniels 2. V4 #1 Aug. 1939 The Candid Camera Murders Norman A. Daniels 3. V4 #2 Oct. 1939 The Silver Mask Murders Norman A. Daniels 4. V4 #3 Dec. 1939 Negatives of Death […]

Bronze Shadows & The Moon Man

One of the first fanzines I ever read was Fred Cook’s BRONZE SHADOWS (Bronze for Doc Savage and Shadows for our hero, The Shadow), which ran for 15 issues, beginning with an undated Issue #1. Issue #2 was dated December 1965. Issue #15 was dated November 1968. Except for Issue #1, which was only a […]

Operator 5 #3: The Yellow Scourge

Operator 5 #3: The Yellow Scourge

By Frederick C. Davis, writing as Curtis Steele

One moment good-will bound the United States and the great Power across the sea… the next, shells screamed their death wails into Coast homes and factories. No citizen was safe from the bloody holocaust when the Yellow Empire struck without warning from the Pacific. With fiendish artifice the world was turned against us. And somewhere in this country, covertly completing the terrifying work of wholesale destruction, lurked the ruthless agent of the invading hordes. Operator 5 alone guessed the dread secret and matched his individual might against a million war-drunk terrorists—while the nation trembled on the brink of red wreckage!

The Altus Press 30% Off Weekend Sale Continues With The Spider, Operator 5, G-8, and Dusty Ayres

From now until midnight on November 26th—and only on www.altuspress.com—use promo code 2018turkey at checkout to get 30% off our already-discounted prices!* Use it on just about everything we sell on www.altuspress.com. Each day, we’re unveiling several new books. Today we’re unveiling the next four books in our Popular Publications Pulp Heroes line, collecting the […]

Gunpowder Gold

Gunpowder Gold (The H. Bedford-Jones Library)

by H. Bedford-Jones

Illustrated by Pete Kuhlhoff

Grimm had risked his life on the American and European battlefields. Now he was hot on the trail of the two hundred million francs left to the exiled young Russian Duchess Marie of Courtland, and Grimm needed that to fund the battles of the American Colonies… and to buy the needed gunpowder to win their independence.

This edition marks the first time this novel-length adventure has been published in book form. It's another historical fiction classic by the King of the Pulps, author H. Bedford-Jones.

The Thrilling Heroes Return to Print

After many months, The Thrilling Library has returned to print. Covering 14 books (and counting, Thrilling’s line of hero reprint collections have been remastered and are cheaper than ever: up to 33% cheaper than before! Featuring the adventures of the Black Bat, the Crimson Mask, the Purple Scar, the Masked Detective, The Eagle, George Chance, […]

The Eagle Archives

The Eagle Archives

by Norman A. Daniels with E. Hoffmann Price, introduction by Tom Johnson

Jeff Shannon, Special Agent for G-2 Secret Service, is better known throughout the world by his other moniker: the Eagle. Featuring all five of the Eagle’s published stories, plus two related stories. By Norman A. Daniels with E. Hoffmann Price; introduction by Tom Johnson.

Save 30% This Weekend: The Altus Press Black Friday–Cyber Monday Weekend Sale Continues With More Race Williams eBooks and The Mysterious Wu Fang

From now until midnight on November 27th—and only on www.altuspress.com—use promo code turkey30 at checkout to get 30% off our already-discounted prices!* The new line of Black Mask eBooks continues, featuring stories #15-20 of Race Williams, the classic hard-boiled character created by Carroll John Daly for the pages of Black Mask. Plus, we’ve released the long-awaited final […]

Save 30% This Weekend: The Altus Press Black Friday–Cyber Monday Weekend Sale Continues With More Black Mask eBooks and The Moon Man

From now until midnight on November 27th—and only on www.altuspress.com—use promo code turkey30 at checkout to get 30% off our already-discounted prices!* The new line of Black Mask eBooks continues, featuring stories #8-14 of Race Williams, the classic hard-boiled character created by Carroll John Daly for the pages of Black Mask. Plus, we’ve released the long-awaited final […]

Altus Press Releases Wu Fang and Donald Keyhoe’s Eric Trent

Altus Press continues the reprinting of Popular Publications’ classic villain series, The Mysterious Wu Fang. Volume 2 contains the next novel-length story, “The Case of the Scarlet Feather,” with all of the original illustrations. We’ve also introduced the complete reprinting of another air hero series character from the pages of Flying Stories. Written by famed […]

The Mysterious Wu Fang #2: The Case of the Scarlet Feather

The Mysterious Wu Fang #2: The Case of the Scarlet Feather

by Robert J. Hogan

“When I know the secret of the five casks, I will be all powerful. Find the one who can tell me this secret. I will wait—but not for long.” This was the command Wu Fang gave to his agents deep in New York’s Chinatown. And only two white men guessed his plans, could dare hope to pit their wits and detective skill against the murder scheme of the most dangerous crime master in the world!

Pulps Pricings Sales Census: Mystery Novels and Short Stories (Dec. 1939)

MYSTERY NOVELS and SHORT STORIES – Dec. 1939 sold recently on eBay for $153.50 Second issue of 6 of one of the better “Weird Menace” titles. Authors: “Maidens for Bondage” by Arthur J. Burks; “Hall of Crawling Desire” by G. T. Fleming-Roberts (and 2, 3, 4, 5); “Courtship of the Vampire” by Frank Belknap Long, […]

Pulps Pricings Sales Census: Fame and Fortune Magazine in the Pulps

Here are 6 very rare FAME AND FORTUNE MAGAZINES and 6 FORTUNE MAGAZINE recent sales from eBay.As you can see from the prices the conditions of the Pulps doesn’t matter much. Bidding-wise collectors will take whatever condition is available as they are rare to find. FAME AND FORTUNE MAGAZINE – Second Dec. 1928 recently sold on eBay for […]

Pulps Pricings Sales Census: Confessions of a Stool Pigeon (1931)

The CONFESSIONS OF A STOOL PIGEON (By One of Them) sold recently on eBay for $263.89 “The Confessions of a Stool Pigeon, by One of Them, 1931. Pyramid Publishing of Cincinnati turned out this gem at the height of the dees-dem-dose era. It’s actually a full-length gangster novel, printed anonymously in the oversized “bedsheet” pulp […]

Altus Press Books Premiering at Pulpfest 2016

Altus Press is pleased to announce its summer 2016 releases, all of which will premiere at Pulpfest. They’ll be available exclusively at the Mike Chomko, Books, table. Our books typically sell out quickly at the pulp shows, so please contact Mike to reserve your copies. The Mysterious Wu Fang #1: The Case of the Six […]

Pulps Pricings Sales Census: 5 Exciting Detective

EXCITING DETECTIVE – Fall 1940 (First Issue) recently sold on eBay for $41.00 This cover has everything going for it: Man in Electric Chair with black hood over his face; Red dressed babe trying to unstrap him as another guy blast away with his gun protecting them; a Black Robed, Masked, Pale faced fiend climbing down […]

Mavericks and H. Bedford-Jones Premiere in eBook Format

Altus Press has added a trio of ebooks to its library of pulp fiction. Each is only $4.99: Mavericks: Longriders of the West, Volume 2 by Tom Mount Meet the five Mavericks—Lance Clayton, Doc Grimson, Charlie Parr, Lockjaw Johnson, and Flint Maddox… They were wanted men, those five hard-riding travelers of the still night trails… Mavericks […]

Our Far Flung Battle Line by H. Bedford-Jones

Our Far Flung Battle Line (The H. Bedford-Jones Library)

by H. Bedford-Jones

Denis Burke returns in this far-spanning, 12-part World War II epic, as espionage knows no borders. One of his longest serials he wrote for Short Stories magazine, it’s a lost classic by H. Bedford-Jones.

Four New Pulp Fiction Ebooks Added to the Altus Press Store

We’ve brought out ebook versions of four of our more recent pulp fiction book releases… when you buy these from us, you’ll get a .zip file containing the book in both .epub and .mobi formats, so you’ll have no problem opening them on your favorite e-reader. Tales of the Werewolf Clan by H. Warner Munn […]

Tarzan, Doc Savage/The Shadow, and Ten Ebooks Are Our New Releases

Altus Press is pleased to publish two much-anticipated novels by writer Will Murray which feature THREE classic fiction characters—Tarzan, Doc Savage, and The Shadow—in new, authorized full-length novels. These are available now in softcover, ebook, and deluxe, signed hardcover editions. Also, don’t forget to check out the final installment of our complete reprinting of the […]

Kid Calvert: The Complete Series

Kid Calvert: The Complete Series

by Clint Douglas and Phil Richards

introduction by Will Murray

The forgotten Hero pulp! Created to compliment fellow Ace Publications hero characters such as Secret Agent “X,” Captain Hazzard, and The Griffon, Kid Calvert has remained forgotten, undiscovered by pulp scholars for 80 years.

Now—for the first time—Will Murray reintroduces the character who just may have been intended to be Ace’s flagship property. This volume collects all five Kid Calvert yarns, along with historical notes by Murray himself.

 

Altus Press Spring 2015 Release #4: Kid Calvert: The Complete Series

Altus Press Spring 2015 Release #4 (coming soon): Kid Calvert: The Complete Series by Clint Douglas and Phil Richards introduction by Will Murray The forgotten Hero pulp! Created to compliment fellow Ace Publications hero characters such as Secret Agent “X,” Captain Hazzard, and The Griffon, Kid Calvert has remained forgotten, undiscovered by pulp scholars for […]

Yet Another Wave of eBooks Have Been Added

We’ve added nearly 20 more eBooks to our store… check ’em out… each is $4.99: The Black Bat Omnibus Volume 2 The Collected Tales of Sangroo the Sun-God The Complete Adventures of Hazard & Partridge The Complete Adventures of Senorita Scorpion Volume 2 The Complete Cabalistic Cases of Semi Dual, the Occult Detector, Volume 1: […]

Another Large Batch of eBooks are Available

We’ve burned the midnight oil to catch up on our eBooks, and and here are a dozens more… all are available now: Better Than Bullets: The Complete Adventures of Thibaut Corday and the Foreign Legion, Volume 1 Order the e-book from Barnes & Noble (for the Nook reader): $4.99 Order the e-book from Amazon (for […]

Triple Detective #4 (Fall 1956)

Triple Detective #4 (Fall 1956)

by Capt. Kerry McRoberts, Robert Wallace and Tom Johnson

The largest issue from the relaunched Triple Detective! This time enjoy these stories:

“The Gibbering Gas of Madness” by Capt. Kerry McRoberts. When Scientist working on military weapons mysteriously go mad, The U.S. Government fears a foreign power at the source of the evil and G-2 calls in their top secret agent, The Eagle. But this time his foe may be the greatest spy in the world—and the most beautiful. Will Jeff Shannon also fall victim to her womanly charms?

“City of Phantoms” by Robert Wallace. When an old case resurfaces, The World’s Greatest Detective is pulled back into a new battle with a deadly enemy, while ex-Fighting District Attorney Tony Quinn’s lovely secretary, Carol Baldwin is kidnapped by a vicious mob, hoping to force the prosecution to drop its case against their Boss. Two champions of Justice meet in a race against time!

“Plague of Death” by Tom Johnson. A German scientist has brought a virus to America to aid in the Brown Shirts taking control of the United States for Hitler. To test the virus, the scientist releases it on a Chicago orphanage, killing all but one child. The Masked Avenger puts the child, a young Korean boy, under his protection, while a Chicago policeman and young Korean woman also watch over him. But when the boy is kidnapped, the trail leads the Masked Avenger to New York, where he must uncover the German scientist and stop the virus from killing everyone in the great city. A wild ride, as the German mob and Brown Shirts combine to bring America to its knees while Hitler concentrates his army on Europe! Can one man, even such as the Masked Avenger, succeed when America looks to be doomed?

An additional surprise is in store for the readers with “The Legend” by Tom Johnson. In this short story, The Legend returns to bring justice to an old hoodlum! This giant issue also contains a Phantom Detective comic not reprinted in The Phantom Detective Companion.

New Titles… the Sequel

Wow, it’s been a pretty hectic last few months! If you’ve been reading Bill Thom’s Coming Attractions site, you’ve probably seen several new titles announced. I wanted to give everyone an update on where these books are & let you know when they should be available. Several people recommended the writings of Dan (Stay Away, […]

New Titles Soon

Hi all- I usually pride myself on having several titles being released at the same time. I’ve had a handful in the construction stage for some time, and after a few technical delays, they are nearly ready for release. First, you’ll notice that Volume 3 of our complete reprinting of the Secret Agent “X” series […]

Triple Detective #1 (Winter 1956)

Triple Detective #1 (Winter 1956)

by Norman Daniels, Stewart Sterling, Elia Back and Tom Johnson

With the release of this new series, three important stories are included in the first issue for the pulp fan. Norman Daniels' “The Happiest Hour Murders” was written as a Phantom Detective entry in 1934, but rejected, and published later with all reference to the Phantom removed from the story. When Black Book Detective folded in 1953, Stewart Sterling's “The Lady of Death” was left unpublished, and appeared later, with all traces of the Black Bat removed. These two stories have been restored to their original characters and published here for the first time. The Secret Agent “X” story, “The Stolen Formula” was originally written and published in Greece in 1950, and this is its first American publication in English.

Altus Press F.A.Q. Part 1

Wow, lots of posts today! I’ve tried to keep posts to a minimum, only posting when there’s something to post about. There’s a lot of unnecessary clutter out there on blogs; why add to it? But people have asked me about the books here and future plans, so I’ll dive in. Here are the most-frequently […]

Pulp Superhero Index: M

The Masked Marksman in The Spider by Emile C. Tepperman (Popular) 1. V3 #4 Sep. 1934 Amateur Night—For Killers Emile C. Tepperman 2. V4 #1 Oct. 1934 Cue For a Corpse Emile C. Tepperman 3. V4 #2 Nov. 1934 The Death Juggler Emile C. Tepperman 4. V4 #4 Jan. 1935 Ticket to Hell Emile C. […]

Pulp Superhero Index

© Will Murray, All Rights Reserved. Introduction In the years since Robert Weinberg and Lohr McKinstry’s Hero Pulp Index was published, pulp scholarship has exploded. An incredible amount of background information on the heroes of the pulps and their creators has come to light. The true identities behind the previously-impenetrable house names have been determined […]

Ravenwood: The Complete Series by Frederick C. Davis

Ravenwood: The Complete Series

by Frederick C. Davis

introduction by Will Murray

From the pages of Secret Agent “X.” For the first time in one collection, all five of the occult detective Ravenwood’s adventures have been collected in one volume, as written by one of the greats of the pulp era, Frederick C. Davis. Also features an all-new introduction by Will Murray.