Friday, March 4, 2011

Startling Stories (British Edition), #8 (magazine, free): Annotated table of contents

Cover image of the British edition of the magazine Startling Stories, number 8. 
Scans of the magazine are online in CBR format.

There is no mention of date of publication or editor's name on either cover or ToC page.

Table of contents.

  1. [novelet] Leigh Brackett's "The Last Days of Shandakor": "An earthman discovers that both love & tragedy live on in a long-dead city of Ancient Mars which denies reality."
  2. [novelet] Edmond Hamilton's "Birthplace of Creation": "Curt Newton & the Futuremen are called on to protect the cosmos from the destructive activity of a dangerous madman."
  3. [ss] Oliver Saari's "The Intruder": "What's it like to have an exact duplicate of you show up?"
  4. [ss] Robert Moore Williams' "Tame Me This Beast": "Professor Shaler thought his experiment would free humanity."
Related: Fiction from Startling Stories; "Pulp" magazines.