WALTER BAUMHOFER by David Saunders

Pulp and illustration art historian David Saunders returns with a new book chronicling the life and work of Walter Baumhofer. This is the consummate reference book on the artist, filled with over 300 reproductions of original art, rare proof sheets, working drawings, reference photos, as well as historic family photos.


This book will be limited to 1000 copies. It is 224 pages, 9”x12”, full-color on premium glossy stock, hardbound with dust jacket. Every copy pre-ordered through Kickstarter will include a signed and numbered bookplate.

By pledging through Kickstarter you will receive a signed and numbered copy of the book for only $40 delivered anywhere in the U.S. (Early Birds can get the book for only $35, if you act fast!) The regular unsigned edition, available after this Kickstarter campaign ends, will cost $44.95 plus U.S. postage.



NORMAN SAUNDERS by David Saunders


Norman Saunders was the brilliant illustrator of Mars Attacks, Wacky Packages, Batman, Pre-Code Comics, Men's Adventure Magazines, Paperbacks, and Pulp Magazines. His unique artistic vision  influenced the visual landscape of American pop culture throughout a century of changing fashions—and his work continues to inspire today's most important visionaries. Savvy collectors have long dreamt of a book on the entire lifework of Norman Saunders, and that dream has finally come true. This ground-breaking and definitive book serves as the consummate reference work on this legendary artist. Featuring over 880 illustrations, of which more than 300 are from original art, this beautifully produced book is offered at the attractive price of only $40.00 U.S.


368 pages, 9x12, full-color, hardcover with dustjacket.


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H.J. WARD by David Saunders


Hugh Joseph Ward (1909-1945) painted many of the most sensational and iconic pulp magazine covers in the history of the field. His work has fascinated generations of fans, but the man himself has remained a mystery since his untimely death from cancer at the age of 35. This huge new book finally reveals the life of the man behind so many masterpieces of pulp art, and impressive contributions to the earliest visual images of The Lone Ranger, The Green Hornet, and Superman. This is the consummate reference book on the life work of H.J. Ward, with over 500 illustrations, working drawings and reference photos, as well as historic family photos, and a comprehensive checklist of all of his pulp magazine cover illustrations.


272 pages, 9"x12", full-color, hardcover with dustjacket.


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