Re: RARA-AVIS: Real Pulp

Date: 10 Oct 2003


Re your question below:

> But heck with trivial stuff like that. I just
> ordered
> a book called DIME DETECTIVES by a guy named
> Goulart.
> That should be the real thing! Hope it's good. Any
> comments on it?

It's NOT a collection of stories from the old pulps. It IS a very good history, and to some degree critique, of the detective characters who flourished in the pulp magazine.

Goulart is also the editor of a very good anthology of pulp (in the original sense) mysteries called THE HARD-BOILED DICKS.


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