The Original Novels Foundation

The Original Novels Foundation is the publisher name printed on these comics. Other series associated with this publisher might have a variation or an unexpected publisher name printed in the comic.

Details

Country
Australia
Locations

149 Castlereagh Street, Sydney

Book Dept., Box 4381, G.P.O., Sydney, N.S.W.

Operated
1951? – 1962?
Comics
1951? – 1962?
Group
Magazine Management

Notes

This is a publisher of pulp novels that shares the address of Magazine Management and other Australian comics publishers. The name of the publisher appears to come from the "Original Novels" imprint of Hanro Corp, New York, which also published the US versions of Phantom Books and Star Books. These series were also reprinted and the imprint names used by The Original Novels Foundation. Original Novels, Inc., New York published as part of Hanro from the early 1950s.

Books and series

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  Title Published % with index % with cover
Australia English Romance Library (Original Novels, 195-? series)
Magazine series
#72? (195-?) to #90? (1958?) 5.3 % (1 of 19) 10.5 % (2 of 19)
Australia Giant Phantom Book (Original Novels, 195-? series)
Pulp novel series
#1 (195-?) to #16 (1959?) 6.3 % (1 of 16) 0.0 % (0 of 16)
Australia Giant Western (Original Novels, 195-? series)
Pulp novel series
#1 (195-?) to #14? (1951?) 7.1 % (1 of 14) 7.1 % (1 of 14)
Australia Orbit Science Fiction (Original Novels, 1954 series)
Magazine series
#10 (1954) 0.0 % (0 of 1) 100.0 % (1 of 1)
Australia Original Novels (Original Novels, 1953? series)
Pulp novel series
#104? (1953?) to #162? (1957?) 55.9 % (33 of 59) 67.8 % (40 of 59)
Australia Phantom Books (Original Novels, 1951 series)
Pulp novel series
#501 (1951) to #818? (1959?) 29.5 % (94 of 319) 64.3 % (205 of 319)
Australia Phantom Classics (Original Novels, 1956? series)
Pulp novel series
#1 (1956?) to #676? (1962?) 48.3 % (28 of 58) 41.4 % (24 of 58)
Australia The Phantom Suspense-Mystery Magazine (Original Novels, 1955? series)
Pulp novel series
v1#1 (1955?) to v1#6 (1955?) 0.0 % (0 of 6) 100.0 % (6 of 6)
Australia Pursuit the Phantom Mystery Magazine (Original Novels, 1955 series)
Pulp novel series
v1#1 (1955) to v1#8? (1955) 0.0 % (0 of 8) 12.5 % (1 of 8)
Australia Regal Books (Original Novels, 1956? series)
Pulp novel series
#304 (1956?) to #451? (1959?) 0.0 % (0 of 148) 0.7 % (1 of 148)