An illustrated history of pulp magazines. Divided into sections, thus: adventure, sports, war, westerns, exploiting the girls, innocence, straight out sex, supernatural, science fiction, the hero pulps.
With a brief description/discussion of each genre, followed by unabridged examples of the short stories. A colour section of 46 pages, reproducing some examples of the front cover. Other b/w illustrations throughout.
No jacket. Covers badly marked. Outer edges grubby. A few pages with light spotting, otherwise clean.