Yesterday's Faces: A Study of Series Characters in the Early Pulp Magazines, Volume 2

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Popular Press, 1984 - Fiction - 302 pages
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The second volume within this series presents more than fifty series characters within pulp fiction, selected to represent four popular story types from the 1907–1939 pulps—scientific detectives, occult and psychic investigators, jungle men, and adventurers in interplanetary romance. Some characters—Tarzan, John Carter of Mars, Craig Kennedy, Anthony (Buck) Rogers—became internationally known. Others are now almost forgotten, except by collectors and specialists.
 

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I am going to write a placeholder review for all of Robert Sampson's books because I plan to reread them soon. Hands down, the best writer/historian the pulps ever had! Why? Because he loves the pulps ... Read full review

Contents

Contents
1
The Dream Men
69
Bumudemutomuro
132
Influence
168
Afterword
249
Bibliography
257
Index
283
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Robert Sampson, M.D., is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Yale with a medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He has studied alternative approaches to healing for more than twenty years, and lectures frequently on accessing inner resources for healing.

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