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Lion Book 120 1953

A Parolee Breaks Loose In A City Befouled With Dirty Politics And Dirtier Living

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Bitter Love (1952)

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Bitter Love, Pyramid #G-60, 1952
Pyramid Book G60 (1952)
Pyramid Book G60 (1952) Back

The  daring story of a forbidden relationship

An 1957 cover is here

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The Dark Chase (Original Title: Nightfall)


100 Savage Hours Of A Man On The Run

She does not look happy.


Hill Man

Pyramid 112 1954

The earth story of a Kentucky mountaineer and a city woman


The Wild Ones (Original Title: Dark Bridwell)

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Pyramid G 57 1952

A Powerful Novel Of Untamed Emotions

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House of Evil

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House of Evil, paperback cover, December 1954

A Lonely Man — Three Desperate Women — And An Underworld Of Forbidden Desires

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Farm Girl (Original Title: Rush to the Sun)

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Pyramid Book #37 1952

In the city — they would have called her a juvenile delinquent

In the city they’d call her Jailbait

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