There were big iron chests filled with coins whose worth was incalculably greater than that of their face value--and all the while, through this Arabian Nights' dream, there intruded the harsh certainty that, having been shown these things, Hood and Murimoto were not meant to leave this Dark Ages castle as live members of the Western Civilization. Once word of this fantastic wealth got to Peking, the wolves would be howling at that drawbridge--with better weapons than swords.

 

 

 

This is Dad's pulp mystery and science fiction collection from 1951-1971 when he died. You'll see front and back covers from pulp science fiction books like 'Amazing' and 'Astounding' Science Fiction plus covers from pulp mystery writers like Mickey Spillane, Richard Prather, Nick Carter and Edward Aarons' novels. Also, the complete collection of Ian Fleming. Over 400 titles! Enjoy the fantastic cover artwork. Read a sample of their writing about protagonists 'Doc Savage', 'Shell Scott', 'Mike Hammer', and 'James Bond'. Run your cursor through the alphabetic listing to pick from the selection. Check out the links page under 'L'. Rick Davids (Facebook).