Wednesday, February 11, 2009
“The Dollar Books” or “The Man With No Name Books” was a series of paperbacks based on the Clint Eastwood “Man With No Name” character. Although the names of the villains change from book to book it’s easy to visualize Lee Van Cleef and Eli Wallach in their roles.
Published by Universal-Award Books a division of Universal Publishing, New York City, NY in 1973. The series consisted of the following titles:
AX0917 “A Dollar to Die For” by Brian Fox
AX0918 “The Good, the Bad, the Ugly” by Joe Millard
AX0919 “For a Few Dollars More” by Joe Millard
AS1113 “Blood for a Dirty Dollar” by Joe Millard
AN1194 “A Coffin Full of Dollars” by Joe Millard
AN1254 “The Devil’s Dollar Sign” by Joe Millard
AN1180 “The Million Dollar Bloodhunt” by Joe Millard
There is also a rare 1972 British addition to the series published by Star, a paperback division of W.H. Allen & Co. Ltd., London, England.
“A Fistful of Dollars” by Frank Chandler