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West (Australia)

Australian reprint edition of West.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Formats:   pulp
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West (Canada)

Canadian reprint edition of West.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Western Fiction Index (sample issues only)
Formats:   pulp
Prices:   15c
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West (UK)

Total Issues: 487?

Initially mostly reprint of US original, but subsequently reprinted from a variety of other issues, finally reprinting solely from Short Stories. Merged with the UK edition of Short Stories after Feb-1954.

Issues & Index Sources:  Aug-1926 – Feb-1954: Western Fiction Index (incomplete)
Publishers:   World's Work
Formats:   pulp
Frequency:   Initially fortnightly; later monthly
Sources:   The Age of the Storytellers
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West Branch

Total Issues: 78 (to Spring/Summer 2015)

A Twice-Yearly Journal of Literature Published at Bucknell University's Stadler Center for Poetry. Circulation 500

Issues & Index Sources:  1978 – present
Publishers:   Bucknell Hall, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA 17837 (in 1998 - 2002)
Website:   www.bucknell.edu/westbranch.xml
Editors:   Karl Patten & Robert Love Taylor (in 1998 - 2000); Joshua Harmon (in 2002)
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   88+pp
Frequency:   twice yearly (Spring 2000 #46)
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

West Coast Line

A literary review that carries some fiction. A continuation of West Coast Review and Line.

Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 1990 – in 2000s
Publishers:   2027 East Academic Annex, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6 Canada (in 1998 - 2000)
Editors:   Roy Miki (in 1998 - 2000)
Formats:   review
Frequency:   thrice yearly
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (not in 2002)

West Coast Magazine

Standard pulp size, its more like Harpers, or The Munsey with regard to paper and content.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1909 – 1919: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Grafton Publishing Company
Formats:   pulp

Westend Detective

Total Issues: 35 (at least)

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1950s: Crime Fiction Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Action Comics, 14 Bond Street, Sydney
Sources:   Australian Crime Fiction
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The Western

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1880s: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Henry W. Jameson, St. Louis
Editors:   H.H. Morgan
Prices:   35c

Western Ace High Stories

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1953 – Sep-1954: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Popular Publications
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Aces

Total Issues: 107

Issues & Index Sources

  Nov-1934 – May-1949: Western Fiction Index

Publishers

  1934 – 1941: Magazine Publishers, Inc. (Ace Magazines)
  1941 – 1949: Periodical House, Inc. (Ace Magazines)

Editors

  A.A. Wyn

Formats

  standard pulp

Sources

  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Aces (Canada)

Canadian reprint edition of Western Aces.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Western Fiction Index (sample issues only)
Formats:   standard pulp
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Western Action [1936]

Total Issues: 14+117+5+5=141

The numbering of this magazine is extremely odd as it ran as Western Action Novels from v2 #1, March 1936 to February or March 1938 before changing to Western Action as which it ran until 1960. In addition, in November 1938 it restarted as v1 #1 (as which it ran for only five issues, before changing to Greater Western Action Novels for a further five issues.

Issues & Index Sources

  Mar-1936 – Mar-1938?, as Western Action Novels Magazine: Western Fiction Index (sample issues only)
  Apr-1938? – Apr-1960, as Western Action: Western Fiction Index (incomplete)
  Nov-1938 – Aug-1939, as Western Action Novels Magazine: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Mar-1939; Jun-1939; Aug-1939)
  Oct-1939 – Jan-1941?, as Greater Western Action Novels Magazine: Western Fiction Index

Publishers

  1936 – 1942: Winford Publications, Inc. (Columbia Publications)
  1942 – 1959: Columbia Publications, Inc.
  1938 – 1941: Double-Action Magazines, Inc. (Columbia Publications)

Formats

  standard pulp

Frequency

  mostly bimonthly but gaps

Sources

  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Action [1960]

"True tales of the real West".

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1960s
Publishers:   Atlas

Western Action (Canada)

Canadian reprint edition of Western Action.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Western Fiction Index (sample issue only)
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Pulpster #11, 2001
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Western Action (UK)

British reprint edition of Western Action.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1950s: Western Fiction Index (Missing: #1; #2; any after #8)
Publishers:   Hermitage Publications Ltd., Leicester, England.
 
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Western Action Novels

see under Western Action

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