Over My Dead Body; The Sensational Age Of The American Paperpack: 1945-1955


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by Lee Server. Published by Chronicle, San Francisco, 1994. First edition, first printing. Softcover, pictorial french-fold wraps. 108pp. Over 100 illustrations. Fine.

“The twenty-five-cent paperbacks of the late 40’s and early 50’s led readers on a raucous dive through America’s dark & sleazy world of drugs, sex, & violince. Over My Dead Body by Leed Server, author of Danger Is My Business: An Illustrated History of the Fabulous Pulp Magazines: 1896-1953, takes us back in time to rediscover this wonderfully lurid era of American pop fiction”