The end of the world has always been a popular subject, as you can tell by looking at the artwork below. Some of these were done for magazines and some of them for paperbacks but what they all have in common is that they deal with the end of the world as we know it.
Presented for your consideration, pulp art of the apocalypse:
Famous Fantastic Mysteries was published from 1939 to 1953. The covers, which were done by some of the best illustrators of the day, are highly valued by collectors and, from the examples below, it’s easy to see why. Check out these exciting covers from Famous Fantastic Mysteries!