Since I am writing about pulp novels and magazines today, I thought I would showcase one of the best parts of the pulp world. The covers. Some amazing artists were churning out hundreds upon hundreds of paintings for these covers. As an illustrator I can appreciate the work that goes into these and the brilliant flair for catching the eye of the newstand patron. After all a cover's only real purpose is to get you to pick up and subsequently read the book.
More after the jump, and if you really want more, check out this Pulp Covers blog.