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The Devil's Auction by Robert Weinberg
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The Devil's Auction

by Robert Weinberg

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Nice pastiche of magical and horror themes. His books don't scare but entertain. Not a great writer but an effective one that keeps your interest. He writes good comic books. ( )
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In 1934 a new type of magazine was born. Known by various names - the shudder pulps, mystery-terror magazines, horror-terror magazines - weird menace is the sub-genre term that has survived today. Dime Mystery Magazine was one of the most popular. It came from Popular Publications, whose publisher Harry Steeger was inspired by the Grand Guignol theater of Paris. This breed of pulp story survived less than ten years, but in that time, they became infamous, even to this day. This ebook contains a collection of stories from the pages of Dime Mystery Magazine, all written by Arthur J. Burks and Nat Schachner, reissued for today's readers in electronic format.… (more)

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