Tuesday, May 25, 2010

New at Project Gutenberg (24-25 May 2010)

Links on author, publisher, or year fetch more matching fiction.

  1. Seabury Quinn's "Pledged to the Dead"; download; Weird Tales, October 1937: "A tale of a lover who was pledged to a sweetheart who had been in her grave for more than a century, and of the striking death that menaced him".
  2. Philip K Dick's "Mr Spaceship"; download; Imagination, January 1953: "A human brain-controlled spacecraft would mean mechanical perfection. This was accomplished, and something unforeseen: a strange entity called--"
Related: Fiction from old "pulp" magazines.