The Mysterious Bookshop

Flanagan, Maurice - British Gangster & Exploitation Paperbacks of the Postwar Years

Westbury, UK, Zeon Books, 1997. The rise and eventual fall of the salacious hard-boiled paperbacks in Britain in the postwar years.  Profusely illustrated with covers of many of the listed books. Fine trade paperback.  $15.95.


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