Special Collections
Rare Books and Prints

Douglas Taylor Collection of Pulp and Popular Fiction

The Douglas Taylor Collection of pulp and popular fiction is a collection of nearly five thousand paperbacks and pulp digests published in Australia between the 1940s and the 1980s. The collection ranges across all genres of popular fiction and sensationalised non-fiction, including crime, war, science fiction, westerns, romance, and erotica.

Access and Availability

This collection is not on the online Library catalogue but there is a PDF list available:

Material may be accessed through the Cultural Collections Reading Room in the Baillieu Library. Requests for material can be made online prior to visiting the reading room. To request material, please use our online request form.

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