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Macmillan's Magazine

Total Issues: 546

The first of the literary shilling monthlies; though it never quite matched The Cornhill in the quality of its fiction it still published such memorable serials as "The Water-Babies" Kingsley (1862-3), "The Portrait of a Lady" James (1880-1), "The Woodlanders" Hardy (1886 - 1887). Other authors include R.D. Blackmore, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Margaret Oliphant, W. Clark Russell, Charlotte M. Yonge.

Issues & Index Sources

  Nov-1859 – Oct-1907: Index to Periodical Literature (Poole to 1906 only, FicMags sample issue only)
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  Macmillan, London


  Nov-1859 – Apr-1868: David Masson
  May-1868 – Apr-1883: George Grove
  May-1883 – Sep-1885: John Morley
  Oct-1885 – Oct-1907: Mowbray Morris





Sources:   British Literary Magazines Vol. 3, The Age of the Storytellers


Total Issues: 3

Fanzine featuring several stories and poems.

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1971 – Summer 1972: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Rob Holdstock
Editors:   Rob Holdstock
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Macy's Popular "Star" Novels

Total Issues: 59

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1890s
Publishers:   N. Munro
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Issues & Index Sources:  1962 – 1966?
Publishers:   American Art Agency, Inc., 7311 Fulton Avenue, North Hollywood, CA.
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Initially fiction was limited but developed significantly under the fiction editor Marian Ives in the 1940s. Authors include Katherine Anne Porter, Elizabeth Bowen, William Faulkner, Tennessee Williams, Marcel Ayme, Ray Bradbury, Robert Penn Warren and Truman Capote (first story). Circulation reached 500,000 in 1950s.

Issues & Index Sources

  Feb-1935 – Nov-2001: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)


  1935 – 1960: Street & Smith Publications, Inc.
  1960 – Nov-2001: Conde Nast


  Betsy Blackwell





Madge's Prize MSS.

Total Issues: 1


Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1938: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Forrest J Ackerman
Editors:   Forrest J Ackerman
Related Sites:   Fancyclopedia 3

Madison Magazine

Monthly magazine of Madison, Wisconsin. Has annual short fiction contest with winner published in the August issue.

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – present
Publishers:   126 S. Franklin Street, Madison, WI 53703 (in 2000)
Editors:   Brian Howell (in 2000)
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (not 2001 or 2002)

The Madison Review

Issues & Index Sources:  early 1970s – present
Publishers:   University of Wisconsin, 600 North Park Street, Madison, WI 53706 (in 1998 - 2002)
Editors:   rotating editorship
Frequency:   twice-yearly
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

Madison Square Series

Total Issues: 176

The name was changed to Madison Square Library some time after no. 69.

Issues & Index Sources:  1888 – Sep-1902: Dime Novel Bibliography (incomplete)
Publishers:   G.W. Dillingham, New York
Formats:   7 1/4 x 4 7/8"
Prices:   25
Pagecounts:   250-400pp
Frequency:   Monthly
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Total Issues: 10

Small press science fiction, fantasy & horror magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1987 – Summer 2001: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Sol Publications
Editors:   Malcolm E. Wright
Formats:   A5 (in 2001)
Prices:   £2.40 (in 2001)
Pagecounts:   68pp (in 2001)
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Maelstrom Speculative Fiction

Total Issues: 8

Issues & Index Sources:  Summer 1998 – Oct-2001: Science Fiction Index (Missing: #1, #2)
Publishers:   PO Box 3645, Chatham Drive, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
Editors:   Dave Felts
Formats:   7" x 8½"
Prices:   $3.00
Pagecounts:   32
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia
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The Mag!

"Short features... short fiction".

Issues & Index Sources:  1995 – ?
Publishers:   Specialist Publications, Bristol
Editors:   Karen Ellison
Frequency:   quarterly

Magabook [1963]

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1963 – #3, 1965: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Galaxy Publishing Co., New York.
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Mag-a-Book [1982]

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1982 – #26, 1982: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   SABCO Communications, New York.

Magazine for Boys

Listed by Lofts as a title that ran 1862-1889, but a subsequent note (p19) explains that this is a combination by Lofts of the run of {Every Boys' Magazine} and its subsequent title changes. see under Every Boy's Magazine (UK)

Magazine for the Young

Issues & Index Sources:  1842 – 1875
Frequency:   monthly

The Magazine of Bizarro Fiction

Total Issues: 11

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 2007 – Winter 2013: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Eraserhead Press
Editors:   Jeff Burk
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