Spoils of War

By: Slater, John [pseudonym of Ray Slattery]

Price: NZ$45.00

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Some book exchange rubber stamps. Creasing to spine. Chips to blank margins and corners of a few leaves, without loss of text. ; 128 pages. War fiction, sadistic / exploitation genre. Page dimensions: 179 x 108mm. This title is #77 in the "John Slater" author series, which was published by Horwitz (Nos. 1-34, except 15); and then by the Scripts imprint of Horwitz (Nos. 35-84, and reprints of earlier numbers in the series.) Cover art by Col Cameron. [References: Flanagan (1994) "Australian Vintage Paperback Guide", pp. 96-100; see also the blog by John Harrison (2007) "The Lurid War Paperbacks of Horwitz Publications" (john-harrison.blogspot.com/2007/03/lurid-war-paperbacks-of-horwitz.html, accessed July 2020) - "Col Cameron was undoubtedly one of the prime keys to the success of Horwitz's line of war paperbacks. Without his stark - and often disturbing - cover art, it would be hard to imagine these books being as popular as they were [. . .]"]

Title: Spoils of War

Author Name: Slater, John [pseudonym of Ray Slattery]

Categories: Australian Vintage Paperbacks,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Sydney, Scripts: (1972)

ISBN Number: 0725201703

ISBN Number 13: 9780725201708

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 21814