Tuesday, October 21, 2014

New Issues: Adventure, Blue Book, and Short Stories (10/20/2014)

The Pulp Magazines Project has added 10 new issues of 3 classic pulp magazine titles to its full-text digital archive. These include the Feb. 1911 issue and complete 6-issue run of Vol. 53 from the summer of 1925 (Jun. 10, 20, & 30; and Jul. 10, 20, & 30, 1925) of Adventure, feat. Prisoners of War and When East Met West, by prolific British pulp authors Talbot Mundy and W.C. Tuttle, respectively (Jun. 10, 1925). Two issues of Blue Book (Jan. 1924 and Nov. 1926) feature Agatha Christie's "The Plymouth Express Affair" (Jan. 1924) and H. Bedford-Jones's "The Trail of Death" (Nov. 1926). In the Jul. 10, 1924 issue of Short Stories, you will find Harold Lamb's "The Camp of the Snake" and Murray Leinster's "Grist". There are now a total of 312 full-text magazines available on the site.
For more information on classic pulp titles like Adventure (1910), Blue Book (1915), and Short Stories (1910), check out Mike Ashley's "Golden Age of Pulp Fiction" and R.D. Mullen's "From Standard Magazines to Pulps & Big Slicks".

For news and updates, along with a complete list of issues posted, check out our News & Updates page here.

The Pulp Magazines Project would like to thank members of the Pulpscans Group, esp. Saskia van de Kruisweg (ROC, Amsterdam) for his beautiful scans, and Jan van Heiningen (Utrecht University) for allowing access to his extensive collection of pulps.