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MANHUNT (August, 1956 Vol. 4, No. 8) by Harlan Ellison - Paperback - First Edition - 1956 - from Astro Trader Books (SKU: 1000-641)

MANHUNT (August, 1956 Vol. 4, No. 8)

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MANHUNT (August, 1956 Vol. 4, No. 8): Rat Hater

by Harlan Ellison

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[HARLAN ELLISON]. JOHN MCCLOUD (EDITOR). MANHUNT. Eagle Publications, New York, August, 1956. Vol. 4, No. 8. First Edition. True first edition with the original 35 cent price on the cover. Condition: Very Good +. Appears lightly read, a few creases to extremities, minor indents, dealer inscription on cover typical of vintage pulp magazines, else pages are clean, unmarked and binding tight. A very good plus copy of a uncommon pulp magazine. Features the pulp fiction short story " Rat Hater " by Harlan Ellison. Early pulp fiction stories from Harlan Ellison from the 1950s originally published in pulp magazines are rare and Manhunt was considered the gold standard detective pulp magazine in it's day. Other pulp stories by some of the top pulp fiction writers of the day; Frank Kane, Henry Slesar, C.L. Sweeney Jr, Philip Weck, Jack Ritchie, Dan Sontup and more. Cover art by Frank Cozzarelli. Classic pulp fiction magazine and highly collectible. 128 pgs. 12mo.


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Astro Trader Books US (US)
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MANHUNT (August, 1956 Vol. 4, No. 8)
Harlan Ellison
Frank Cozzarelli
Softcover / Wraps
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
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First Edition
Eagle Publications
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Harlan Ellison, Frank Kane, Henry Slesar, C.L. Sweeney Jr, Philip Weck, Jack Ritchie, Dan Sontup, Frank Cozzarelli
Bookseller catalogs
Pulp Fiction; Mystery / Crime Detective;
12mo digest

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About Astro Trader Books

Astro Trader Books was founded in 2010 selling camera manuals, then branched into antiquarian, modern firsts, science fiction, fantasy, horror genres and pulp fiction.


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A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects,...[more]
First Edition
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Pulp magazines
Magazines published primarily in the 20th Century named for the cheaply produced wood pulp paper on which they were printed....[more]
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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