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Country: UK
Total Issues: 14

Science fiction fanzine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Nov-1970 – Jun-1978: FictionMags Index (Missing: #1 to #6)
Publishers:   @Ian Williams (#1-#2); Ian Williams (#3-#6); Rob Jackson, 21 Lyndhurst Rd, Benton, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, NE12 9NT (#7-#15)
Editors:   @Ian Williams (#1-#2); Ian Williams (#3-#6); Rob Jackson (#7-#15)
Related Sites:   ZineWiki
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Mayfair [1946]

Country: UK

Contained articles and fiction for teen-agers.

Issues & Index Sources:  1946 – ?
Publishers:   Spry Publications Ltd., 119 Ewell Road, Surbiton, Surrey.
Editors:   Hilary Jordan
Prices:   1/6d
Frequency:   monthly

Mayfair [1966]

Country: UK
Total Issues: 679 (to v56 #1)

A sex-oriented pictorial men's magazine in the Playboy and Penthouse mould. Still publishes occasional men's-magazine fiction. Circulation 330,000. Absorbed King in 1968.

Issues & Index Sources

  Aug-1966 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)



  Aug-1966 – Jan-1990: Fisk Publishing Co., 95A Chancery Lane, London; later 6 Great James Street
  Feb-1990 – Jun-2010: Paul Raymond, London
  Jul-2010 – present: Trojan Publishing Group


  Aug-1966 – Jan-1990: Kenneth Bound
  in 1990s: Steve Shields




  Aug-1966 – Jan-1990: monthly
  Feb-1990 – present: every four weeks

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Mayfair (Canada)

Country: Canada

Canadian version of Mayfair.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1980s
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Mayflower Library

Country: US
Total Issues: 11

Issues & Index Sources:  Nov-1891 – Apr-1893: Dime Novel Bibliography
Publishers:   John A. Taylor Co., 119 Potter Building, New York
Formats:   7 1/8 x 4 3/4"
Prices:   30c
Pagecounts:   125-150pp
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Maywood Library

Country: US
Total Issues: 137

Issues & Index Sources:  1900 – 1910
Publishers:   Mershon
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Maywood Library

Country: US
Total Issues: 512

Issues & Index Sources

  1904 – 1905: Dime Novel Bibliography (sample issues only)


  Arthur Hall, New York
  George Munro's Sons, 17 to 27 Vandewater St., New York
  Mershon Company, Rahway, NJ


  7 1/8 x 4 7/8"


  Not priced (25c)



Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography

M-Brane SF

Country: US
Total Issues: 29

Online magazine, in both print-on-demand and downloadable format.

Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-2009 – Feb-2012: Science Fiction Index
Editors:   Christopher Fletcher, Oklahoma City
Frequency:   mainly monthly
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McBride's Magazine

see under Lippincott's Magazine


Country: US
Total Issues: 288?+1242+20=1530?

A monthly American women's magazine that enjoyed great popularity through much of the 20th century, peaking at a readership of 8.4 million in the early 1960s. Published copious fiction by authors such as Willa Cather, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gelett Burgess, Ray Bradbury, Jack Finney, Anne Tyler, Tim O'Brien.

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1876 – ?, as The Queen Illustrated Magazine of Fashion
  ? – Aug-1897, as The Queen of Fashion
  Sep-1897 – Mar-2001, as McCall's: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  May-2001 – Dec-2002, as Rosie, the Magazine




  1921 – 1928: Harry Payne Burton
  1928 – 1949: Otis L. Wiese


  standard, later big slick



Related Sites


Online Sources

  Internet Archive
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McClure's Magazine

Country: US
Total Issues: 411

Modelled on The Strand, it was originally planned as a US edition of The Idler and initially reprinted much material from it. Cheaply priced, it became the 1890s trend-setter for American illustrated magazines (Munsey's Magazine soon copied it); known for its exposes and muckraking, it was also a major vehicle for popular fiction. Authors included Conan Doyle, O. Henry, Jack London, Joel Chandler Harris, W.A. White.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jun-1893 – Sep-1921: FictionMags Index
  Mar-1922 – Aug-1924: FictionMags Index
  May-1925 – Jan-1926: FictionMags Index
  Jun-1926 – Jun-1928: FictionMags Index
  Jul-1928 – Mar-1929, as The New McClure's: FictionMags Index

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  1893 – 1913: McClure's, NY
  1926 – 1928: Hearst
  1928 – 1930: James R. Quirk


  1893 – 1913: S.S. McClure
  1927 – 1928: Arthur S. Hoffman
  ? – 1929: Magus


  1893 – c. 1915: standard
  c. 1920: big slick
  ?: standard size
  ?: pulp paper


  monthly (suspended publication for a year in 1921/1922, a half-year in 1924/1925 and six months in 1926)

Related Sites

  Spartacus Educational
  Science Fiction Encyclopedia

Online Sources

  Online Books
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McClure's Magazine (UK)

Country: UK

British reprint edition of McClure's Magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1893 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   McClure's, London

McGirt's Magazine

Country: US

An illustrated monthly on art, science, literature, and other subjects. Serialised "The Black Sleuth" by John Edward Bruce.

Issues & Index Sources:  Aug-1903? – 1909
Publishers:   James E. McGirt, Philadelphia, PA
Editors:   James E. McGirt
Frequency:   monthly (Aug-1903? - Aug-1908); quarterly (1909)


Country: US
Total Issues: 66 (as at Jul-2022)

McSweeney's began in September 2000 as a literary journal, edited by Dave Eggers, that published only works rejected from other magazines. McSweeney's has grown to be one of the country's best and largest-circulation literary journals with an expanding, loyal subscriber base and strong independent book store following. Original content also posted on Web site.

Issues & Index Sources:  Sep-2000 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   429 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215; 394A Ninth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215 (in 2000 - 2002)
Editors:   David Eggers (in 2000)
Frequency:   quarterly
Mentioned in:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)
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Country: US

Magazine for doctors which also published fiction. Possibly founded by Felix Marti-Ibanez in 1950?

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1957 – Jun-1994
Publishers:   MD Publications, New York


Country: UK

Women's magazine which publishes some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  1989 – ?
Publishers:   London
Frequency:   weekly


Country: Australia

Australia's leading literary magazine, which publishes occasional fiction.

Issues & Index Sources

  1940 – 1946, as Meanjin Papers
  1946 – 1960, as Meanjin
  1961 – 1976, as Meanjin Quarterly
  1977 – present, as Meanjin



  1940 – 1974: C.B. Christesen
  1974 – 1982: Jim Davidson
  1982 – 1986: Judith Brett
  1987 – 1993: Jenny Lee
  1994 – 1998: Christina Thompson
  1998 – 2001: Stephanie Holt
  2001 – present: Ian Britain

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