The Mysterious Bookshop

Jaye Zimet - Strange Sisters

New York, Penguin, 1999.  First edition. Near fine trade paperback with slight wear to extremities.  A wide assortment of misfits and miscreants adorned the book racks in the 1950s and 1960s.  This book examines the art of lesbian pulp fiction in a collection of 200 cover illustrations, clearly intended to attract male, hetero readers.  $19.95.


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