The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

About the Project


Photograph courtesy of Jacqueline LeBlanc.

What is the Dime Novel Bibliography?

The Dime Novel Bibliography project aims to create a comprehensive online database of dime novels, story papers, reprint libraries and related materials. This is currently a work in progress.

What is a Dime Novel?

For an overview of dime novels and other popular literature, see the Paper for the People online exhibit at Villanova University's Falvey Memorial Library.

Who was Edward T. LeBlanc?

Edward T. LeBlanc was the editor of Dime Novel Round-Up from 1952 to 1994, and he devoted many years of his life to compiling extensive lists of dime novels and related materials. With the permission of the LeBlanc family, we are using his research as a foundation for this project, while also incorporating information from various other sources.

How much work has been completed?

See the Progress Report page.

Who is working on the project?

For a list of past and present participants, see the Credits page.

How can I help?

There are many ways you can help with the project:

If you are interested in getting involved in these or other ways, please contact Demian Katz for more details.