Tuesday, June 1, 2010

New at Project Gutenberg (31 May 2010)

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

  1. Franz Habl's "The Long Arm"; download; Weird Tales, October 1937: "Creeping, writhing, insidiously crawling and groping, the long arm reached out in its ghastly errand of death".
  2. F L Wallace's "Accidental Flight"; download; Galaxy, April 1952: "Outcasts of a society of physically perfect people, they couldn't stay and they couldn't go home again--yet there had to be some escape for them. Oddly enough, there was!"
  3. Winston K Marks' "Tabby"; download; If, March 1954: "Tabby was peculiar, of course, but seemed harmless: just a little green fly that couldn't even protect itself from ordinary spiders. So the spiders fed, and grew, and fed, and grew..."
Related: Fiction from old "pulp" magazines.