Category: Vintage Paperbacks


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Das Teuflische Spanische Rohr Des Fraulein Wedekinds

By: VON KAHL, Herta

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Scandinavian Lecture: 1968

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 12200

Condition: Near Fine

Vintage paperback, in the Danish language. Corporal punishment theme. Adults only. 95pp, not illustratred. Artist-draewn front cover. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Weight, 85g. View more info


By: WAGNER, Geoffrey

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Popular Library: 1953

Edition: First Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 18639

Condition: Fine

A 'Gothic' novel of 'a wicked woman and the Men she destroyed'. Vintage paperback with GGA cover artwork by Cardiff. First printing. About Mint copy. Very bright and clean with a tight, square binding. No signs of use. Weight, 120g. View more info

Dream of Innocence

By: WALKER, Turnley

Price: $5.00

Publisher: USA, Popular Library SP311:

Edition: Popular Library Reprint

Seller ID: 24216

Condition: VG

'The Sin Spots of Manhattan Were Her Beat'. A revealing novel of New York after dark - a novel of Prostitution. 239pp. GGA cover - artist unknown. First publihed in 1952 this undated paperback reprint is most likely from 1964. Clean, unnarked interior, pages very lightly and uniformly browned. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Lught wear to the wrappers at the edges. Unpacked weight, 125g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enquire for rates to the Rest of the World. We ship at our cost. Image available. View more info

Terror Keep

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 26682

Condition: Good

The 'Yellow Ninepenny', oversize paperback edition of the Edgar Wallace novel. 128pp. Interior clean but browning as usual. Personal details in ink to tp and last page. Forward lean to spine. Wear to foot of spine and some creasing. Front cover bright and quite clean. Rear panel bright with a little wear. Weight, 150g. View more info

Eve's Island

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Limited:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 27545

Condition: Good, Plus

Vintage, digest-sized British paperback. Undated, circa 1930. 128pp, advert to raer wrapper, publisher's ads to insides of front and rear wrapper. Pages browning, tips fragile. Front wrapper is bright with a fsint store stamp in backgrpund. Fore-edge tips of front wrapper are lost. Sound binding, tight and square. No creases to spine but a little wear at head. Weight, 130g. View more info

White Face

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Toronto, Harlequin Books: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 31087

Condition: About VG

An Edgar wallace Mystery/Thriller. Harlequin 387. 189pp. Interior lightly browned as usual. Soine with very slight forward lean, but tight. Front panel clean with slight surface rubbing/wear. Rear panel shows a little more wear and a very small area of surface loss. Weight, 110g. View more info

The India-Rubber Men

By: WALLACE, edgar

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Harlequin-Pan: 1956

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 042252

Condition: Good VG

A thriller involving the London, England river police. Harlequin-Pan 352. 192pp. Cover art by Paul Anna Soik. Interior is lightly tanned and unmarked. Binding is tight and square with only very light, hair-line creases Front panel is display quality. Scan available. Weight, 102g. View more info

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The Yellow Snake

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, MB, Harlequin: 1959

Edition: First Printing Harlequin Edition

Seller ID: 052780

Condition: VG

Harlequin 456. 191pp. Interior is clean and unmarked, faint, even toning. Tight, square binding. Slight wear to spine edges. Slght soiling to rear wrapper. Spine is complete and uncreased. Weight, 102g. May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

"Bones" : being further adventures in Mr. Commissioner Sanders' Country

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.:

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 053764

Condition: About Good

Adventure in Africa with Commissioner Sanders. Undated, 1930s. 'Sixpenny copyright novels, No. 220'. 127 pages ; 22 cm, [2pp ads at rear]. A Reading copy onnly. Interior browning, Bookstore stamps, Tight, square binding - no spine creases but wear/minor loss to the extremities. good clear rear wrapper. Front wrapper shows part of a rubber stamp and light creasing. Sound and useful but NOT a file copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs g unpacked. Canadian do... View more info

The Valley of Ghosts

By: WALLACE, Edgar

Price: $5.95

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton:

Edition: H&S Paper Bound Octavo Novels

Seller ID: 31908

Condition: Good Plus

Early Edgar Wallace Paperback Novel. Undated but 1925 from research. 128pp. Bright yellow front wrapper withbold author's signature [facsimile] and a 1920s woman kneeling on a cushion. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight, but spine, while complete, shows moderate wear. Front panel is bright and unmarked. Rear wrapper shows an advert for The Prudential. Unpacked weight, 153g. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $4.00-$6.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

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Convict Lust

By: WALLACE, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hollywood, International Publications: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1572

Condition: About Fine

Vintage adult novel with a great photo cover featuring an attractive young woman in nighty and nylons! France F58. 160pp. Al pages lightly and uniformly browned. Binding is very tight and square - probably never opened. No creases to the spine. Display quality. About as close to new as one can find. Weight, 87g, View more info

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The Corpse in the Green Pajamas


Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Book Co.: 1941

Edition: First Avon Printing

Seller ID: 06709

Condition: Good VG

Vintage Paperback by Avon No#-8. Scarce, early issue of an Avon paperback mystery. This is a nice copy! The spine is tight and square and the book probably never fully opened. There is a small 1" vertical crease in the bottom center of the front cover which does not really detract from the very bight, clean front cover. Otherwise, there are tiny knocks on some edges and rubbing on the spine edges. See scan. Weight, 202g. View more info


By: WALSH, Paul E.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Avon: 1956

Edition: First Canadian Printing

Seller ID: 16106

Condition: Near Fine

Anti Ku Klux Klan novel. Spectacular front cover art showing hooded Klansmen and a beautiful blondes terrified face. Avon 742. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square spine. Book never fully opened. No spine creases. Only defect is a tiny date written on the yellow ink of the middle 'K'. Otherwise mint. Weight, 65g. View more info

Billy Liar


Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, UK, Penguin: 1962

Edition: First Penguin Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 27362

Condition: VG+

'Billy Liar' is a 1959 novel by Keith Waterhouse, which was later adapted into a play, a film, a musical and a TV series. The work has inspired and featured in a number of popular songs. The semi-comical story is about William Fisher, a working-class 19-year-old living with his parents in the fictional town of Stradhoughton in Yorkshire. 186 pages ; 18 cm.Penguin 1783. OCLC Number: 6587813. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding, no spine creases. Clean, unmarked orange and white wrappers. Weight, 112g. View more info

Of Love Forbidden

By: WEIRAUCH, Anna Elisabet

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, Fawcett Publications: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051408

Condition: About VG

'A tender and haunting exploration of a strange passion'. Translated from the German by Whittaker Chambers."Uncensored abridgment." 'Of Love Forbidden' was originally published by Willey Book Co. under the title The Scorpion." The Original German edition was published in 1932. 192pp, photo front cover. Crest Book s392. Uncensored abridgment. Interior is clean, pages very lightly tanned. Ink initials to the verso of the front wrapper otherwise unmarked. Tight binding, no spine creases. Minor wear to foot of spine. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal ... View more info

Action of the Tiger

By: WELLARD, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1957

Edition: Revised, Photoplay Edition

Seller ID: 041932

Condition: Solid VG or Better

Vintage Paperback, Avon T-188. 192pp, photos from the MGM movie with photo covers of Van Johnson and Martine Carol . Tight clean copy, no spine creases. Tiny edge nicks only defect. Solid VG, or better. Weight, 98g. View more info

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Twice in Time

By: WELLMAN, Manley Wade

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Galaxy Pub. Corp.: 1958

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 23246

Condition: Good VG

Galaxy Novel No. 34. First published in 1951. OCLC Number: 3343440. 191 pages ; 16 cm. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, light spine crease. Light reading crease parallel to spine on front panel. Attractive cover art by Wallace A. Wood. Near display quality. Weight, 98g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

Must I Die?

By: WENZELL, Francine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Brown, Watson Ltd.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26896

Condition: Good +

British, vintagge paperback. First publication anywhere. Novel based in New York - 'a gutter-girl, she became a gangster's moll---and then a tycoon's toy...'. Classic Juvenile Delinquency, art-draen cover. Digit Books D293. 155pp. Interior is clean, pages beginning to brown. Tight, square binding. faint creases to spine. Some wear to spine edges. Front panel is clean and attractive. Light vertical crease to rear wrapper. Scarce! Weight, 120g. View more info

July 1863

By: WERSTEIN, Irving

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 1957

Edition: First Ace Printing

Seller ID: 26757

Condition: Good to Very Good

An account of the 'week after Gettysburg - the shocking true story of the bloody battle for New York City', July 1863. 222pp. Clean, unmarked interior, browning as usual. Tight, square binding with some spine creasing. Both front and rear panels are very clean, unmarked and undamaged. front panel illustration is very bright and colorful. Weight, 115g. View more info

Rebel to Judgment

By: WEST, Anthony C.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Macfadden Book Company: 1963

Edition: First Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 19257

Condition: Good +

'A startlingly frank novel of a boy and an older woman - and the passion and pain of his coming-of-age'. Macfadden 50-189. Bright interior. Small store stamp to first page. Binding is tight and square. Minor rubbing to spine but no creasing. Front paenl GGA is bright, clean and suitable for display. Weight unpacked, 100g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post lettermail to Canada and some other destinations, USA and foreign. View more info