Many thanks to the contributors of cover art and information for the site.
Brian Anderson, a collector of Armed Services Editions from Charlotte, NC *
Anonymous, my lips are sealed ... about ALL the contributors that use that distinctive pseudonym
Doug Baker, from Dundas, MN
Beverly Bass, a librarian in Tallahassee, Florida
Vernon Baumgartner, from Springfield, MO
Victor Berch, a long-time collector and expert on pulp mags & books, from Marlborough, MA
David Biemann, from Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Robert E. Blair, a collector in Southern California.
Martin Blank, host of www.bookendsusedbooks.com.
Ron Blum, from Kayo Books, San Francisco, CA
The Book Bums at Ish Kabibble Books
Carloz Booth, from Kentucky
Jerry Boyajian, from Dover, NH
Ed Boyton, from Massachusetts
Lucy Bradnock, from Colchester, United Kingdom
Bruce Brenner, from the great web site www.vintagepbks.com *
Michael Brown, from Tamarac, FL
Otto Bumberger, from Hollidaysburg, PA
Jon Burchard, from Oakland, CA
Brian Busby, a collector and literary historian from St Marys, Ontario
Pete Cahan, from Syracuse, NY
Richard Campbell, from NY, NY
Ralph Carlson, from Littleton, Massachusetts
Steve Cherry, from books done by his father, artist Sam Cherry
Jillian Chisnell, from Pittsburgh, PA *
Benjamin Clark, a WWII collector from Oklahoma City, OK
Mick Cocksedge, Welwyn Garden City, UK
Richard Cohen, from Miami, FL *
Lisa Corcoran, with a missing Popular Library scans
Matt Corwin, from Seattle, WA
Bill Crider, from Alvin, TX, from his Flickr Site
Gary Crossman, from Hull, England.
Dave Crow, of Elk River, MN
Tom Daniels, webmaster of The Louis L'Amour Collector ********
Paul Daniëls, from his International Paperback CD: Een boekje over kleine leesboekjes *
Hans Dijkhuis, from Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dipankar Das Gupta, from Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India
Boy de Haas, a vintage paperback collector from the Netherlands
Peter de Vos, a fan of James Avati, from the Netherlands
Hans Dijkhuis, from Amsterdam
David Edwards, from Livonia, Michigan
Paul Eng, a big paperback collector from the Big Apple. *********
Don Erikson, a big Sci Fi collector from Portland, OR
Steve Ericson, webmaster of Books From the Crypt
Steve Everett, from Rhode Island
Stuart Fanning, from Epsom, England
Andrew Finch, from Great Falls, MT
Jim Fitzpatrick, from Nova Scotia, Canada
Graeme Flanagan, author of The Australian Vintage Paperback Guide. *
Tim Friesen, from Pandora Books
Bob Gaines, from his huge collection of paperbacks and Reference books, Circleville, OH * X 51!
DAR Gary, who sent some great Beacon and Newsstand Library scans.
Kathy Godfrey, from Medford, MA
Glenn Goggin, who has an extremely keen eye for spotting cover artwork
Jack Green, from Easley, SC
Ken Green, with some nice Popular Library and Signet scans.
Ted Haigh, aka Dr. Cocktail, from Burbank, CA
Mike Haldeman, from Mechanicsburg, PA
Bob Harper, from his substantial database of scanned vintage paperback images. ****
Michael Harwell, from his Flickr site
Meredith Hazan, from Los Angeles, CA
Alex Henzel, from North Pomfret, Vermont.
Fred Hermsen, from Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Yvette Hoffman, with some nice pulp magazine scans
Mack Hitch, from Sterling, Colorado.
Don Hobbs, from his collection of Quick Readers.
Graham Holroyd, author of Paperback Prices, iGuide Media, 2003 **
Hooked on Books, Bolingbrook IL, from their website http://www.vintageandcollectiblepaperbacks.com/
Chris Hoth, from Seaside, OR *
Fred Hoyt, from Ventura County, CA
Jim Horne, from Chico, CA
Howard Hume, a collector from Bloomington, IL, who sent a great CD of Sci Fi scans. *
Fred Ihde, from San Francisco, CA
Kenneth R. Johnson, author of The Digest Index, from Medford, MA **********
Rich Johnston, from the Wine Country, CA
Ed Jopling, from St. Paul, MN
Kyle Katz, from Boston, MA http://www.librarything.com/catalog/kylekatz
Ron Keesling, from Thousand Oaks, CA **
Bill Kelly, from San Jose, CA
Nancy Kite, from Kelseyville, CA
Uilke Komrij, from his Flickr Page
Dan Kurdilla, from Wyndmore, PA ***
Bruce Lander, from Oldham, England
Larry Lasseter, from his great collection of sleaze digests and paperbacks.
Shawn Lavoie, from Pawcatuck, CT
Mick Lee, from Minneapolis, MN **
Steve Lewis, webmaster of Mystery*File.com
Edward Lynch, from Tampa, FL
McClaverty, who sent badly needed Avon & Pyramid Scans
Gary McDole, from Berkeley, CA
Chris McMillen, a vintage paperback collector and dealer in New York City.
Michael McQuarrie, from Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Carl Macek, pb collector, illustrator and author from Anaheim, California *
(Heavy Metal, Robotech, Watching Anime, and others).
Brian Maginnity, from Lima, Ohio * X 14!
Todd Manefski, a collector from Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Gary Masters, from Hermitage, PA. Publisher of Hunter and Hunted, the Fredric Brown Anthology *
Marco, from Italy
Lynn Maguire, Robert Maguire's daughter, from her web site about her father's work.
Todd Manefski, from Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Mike Metzger, from Swansea, IL, who wrote a special computer program to help me with the database
The Medford Book Co.
Fred Meyerriecks, a knowledgeable long-time collector (and formidable competitor at all the book fairs!) ***
Jim Mix, from Cleveland, Ohio
Alan Moore, from Sunnyvale, California.
John Moore, who sent me some scans from his collection.
George R. Morgan, who sent a badly-needed Ace scan.
Kent Morgan, a collector in Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada.
Peter Morris, from Yucca Valley, California.
Marv Morrison, from St. Louis, MO
Frank Motler, a researcher of popular U.S. and Canadian periodicals, living in the United Kingdom
Jim Mousner, a former editor on the old Houston Post and vintage paperback entrepreneur.
Will Murray, from Quincy, MA
Don Napoli, from Sacramento, CA
Eric Neff, from Library, PA
Bjarne Nielsen, who is with The Sherlock Holmes Museum in Denmark.
Richard Novak, from the Radio Tales web site.
Sarah Norris, from Stockport, UK, from her Flickr Sight.
Gunnar Olsen, from Glostrup, Denmark. *
Karl Olsen, from his vintage paperback collection.
Larry Olson, from Mt Prospect, IL
PaperbackArt.com, from the creator of the website
Paperboybob, from his ebay page.
Brian Patton, from Columbia, SC
David Pelinka, from Tigard, Oregon
Dan Penwarn, who lives in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Lawrence Person, with a great Reference Book and Sci-Fi scans
Curt Phillips, moderator of the Yahoo Vintage Paperback Group
David Rachels, from Lexington, Virginia
Ryan Richardson, webmaster of Strange Sisters website.
Jim Riggs, from Ft. Worth, TX
David Rolfe, with a great Pyramid scan.
Bob Roper, Marion, Iowa
Karl Jürgen Roth, a collector of vintage books from Germany.
Joan Santacana, from Vallfogona de Riucorb in Spain
Ramon Schenk, from his collection of vintage paperbacks.
Art Scott, from Livermore, CA
Jackson Sellwood, from Cinnaminson, New Jersey *
Jérôme Serme, a collector and bookseller in France
Tony Severin, from New York City
Michel Souvre, from Le Mans, France
Ishan Trivedi, from Mumbai, India
Sherman Shaw, from Berkeley, CA
Bruno Schmidt, a collector in Germany
Piet Schreuders, author of Paperbacks, U.S.A.
Peter Skeel, from Denmark
Ed Slager, from Westford, MA
Kevin I. Slaughter, from his Flickr site
Daniel G. Snethen, from Kyle, SD *
Eddie Stevenson, webmaster of the Gold Medal Books Website
Phil Stephensen-Payne, webmaster of a huge Magazine & Pulp Website
Jean-Michel Tag, from France
Jon Storey, from Surrey, UK (and part time in Carcassonne, France).
Arthur Tashiro, from San Francisco
Jun Tato, from Quezon City, Philippines
Bill Taylor, from
Grant Thiessen, owner of BookIT
Eden Thompson, from Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Jan Tonnesen, from La Mesa, CA ***
Jeff Vorzimmer, from Austin, TX
Moe Wadle, collector and author of The Movie Tie-In Book. **
Harold Wagner, a long-time collector from Jupiter, Florida
Steve Wallace, a collector from Atlanta, GA (formerly of Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
Gary Watson, a collector from Columbus, Ohio
K. Wegtor, a collector from Oregon
Jennifer White, from Oklahoma City, OK
Robert Wiener, from Hampton Falls, NH ****
Ennis Willie, author of many paperback originals, from his web site.
Paula Wirth, who has a great series of cover scans on her Flickr Sight.
Gary Wise, from his collection of Frederic Brown Bantams.
Jerry Wisneski, a Fantasy & Science Fiction fan from Derry, Pennsylvania
Jerry Woloshyn, fromWinnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Don Wood, from Austin, TX
Wayne Worsham, a collector in Okalahoma
Chris Yates, who likes to ask tough (and intriguing) questions
Jerry Yeager, from Huntsville, AL
* Indicates the contributor sent a CD or DVD of cover images
Contributors: if I've gotten any information wrong, PLEASE let me know!
Updated February, 2015