Sunday, December 13, 2009

"Thrilling Wonder Stories", June 1939 (magazine, free): Annotated table of contents

Cover image of Thrilling Wonder Stories magazine, June 1939 issueScans of the magazine are available online as a CBR file as part of a larger package.

Table of contents.

  1. [short novel] Stanley G Weinbaum's "Down of Flame": "Immortal Morgot can conquer the world - but not the heart of Hull Tarvish, who defies the Master of the Centuries!"
  2. [novelet] John Taine's "The Ultimate Catalyst": "Kadir rule Amazonia - but the animal & plat kingdoms are beyond his sway."

    I'm not sure, but I've a feeling I've read it in some anthology too.
  3. [novelet] John Coleman & Hulbert Burroughs' "The Man Without a World": "A son of the intersteller void blazes the uncharted space-trails to Nova Terra!"
  4. [novelet] E E "doc" Smith's "Robot Nemesis": "The metal brains of the Ten Thinkers plan for humanity's great armada - but science fights fire with fire!"
  5. [ss] Otis Aldebert Cline's "Stolen Centuries": "Fred Jorgeson, the human fly, could scale anything - even the walls of time!"
  6. [ss] Eando Binder's "Moon of Intoxication": "An Ether-Jag on Io plays tricks with an earthman trader's sulfer-xipho swap".
  7. [ss] Jack Williamson's "Passage to Saturn": "An interplanetary outlaw escapes the death block & heads for the grim Kappa Space - from which there is no escape!"
  8. [ss] Dr David H Keller's "No More Friction": "Timothy Tompkins had an invention that could annihilate all friction - but there was one rub!"
Related: Fiction from Thrilling Wonder Stories.