Lyle Stuart

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Lyle Stuart
Born Lionel Simon[1]
New York[1]
Died June 24, 2006(2006-06-24) (aged 83)[1]
New Jersey[1]
Occupation Publisher, author
Organization Lyle Stuart Inc., Barricade Books

Lyle Stuart (August 11, 1922 – June 24, 2006) was an American author and independent publisher of controversial books. Born Lionel Simon, Stuart worked as a newsman for years before launching his publishing firm, Lyle Stuart, Inc.

EC Comics[edit]

In the early 1950s, he was the business manager of the EC Comics line published by Bill Gaines, a close friend.[2]

Stuart's first wife, Mary Louise Stuart, died in 1969. He married Carole Livingston Stuart in 1982 and they were married until his death on June 24, 2006 at age 83.[3][1] He was a resident of Fort Lee, New Jersey.[4]



  1. ^ a b c d e Schudel, Matt (2006-06-28). "Controversial Publisher Lyle Stuart, 83". Washington Post. Retrieved 2006-08-19. 
  2. ^ Diehl, Digby. Tales from the Crypt: The Official Archives. St. Martin's, 1996.
  3. ^ Coleman, Loren (2006-06-26). "Lyle Stuart, Frank Edwards’ Publisher, Dies on June 24th". Retrieved 2006-08-19. 
  4. ^ Ramirez, Anthony. "Lyle Stuart, Publisher of Renegade Titles, Dies at 83", The New York Times, June 26, 2006. Accessed November 4, 2007. "He was 83 and lived in Fort Lee, N.J."

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