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Saturday, February 5, 2022

Max Allan Collins "Nolan" Book Covers

Author Max Allan Collins based his character book series character Nolan on LVC

The Van Cleef resemblance (which was part of the Pinnacle covers, to a degree, and very much an element of the Perfect Crime reprints) is mentioned prominently in the novels. I met him once, interviewed him, and he treated me with amusement and at one point got briefly irritated with me. It was unsettling but memorable, being Jon to his Nolan. No guns were involved.


Here is a look at those book covers below!

1 comment:

  1. Those covers sure look like Lee. Very good art.
    I remember when Collins took over the Dick Tracy comic strip when Chester Gould retired.