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

Front Cover
Gramercy Books, 1997 - Art - 182 pages
1 Review
The American pulp magazines of the 1930s, '40s, and '50s had some of the most colorful, exciting, and memorable covers ever to appear in print. Chock-full of action-packed, gorgeous--even shocking--color paintings, this unique volume features more than 100 rare original pieces, most from private collections.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - xicanti - LibraryThing

Here, the illustrations alone are worth the price of admission. The reproductions are of a very nice quality, and in most cases the author has managed to use the original pieces, devoid of the ... Read full review

Contents

Ladies in Terror
97
Aviation War and Western Art
122
Letters to
179
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1997)

Roger Reed is a preservation planner in Brookline, Massachusetts. While working as an architectural historian for the Maine Historic Planning Commission, he wrote two books, A Delight to All Who Know It: The Architecture of William R. Emerson of Maine and Summerings on the Thoroughfare: The Architecture of North Haven.

Bibliographic information