Magazine Data Page 535

Magazine Issues  
Home Previous Next Magazines Indexes


Worlds at War

Listed in IdxBSF as a magazine, but really an anthology.

Worlds Beyond

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1950 – Feb-1951: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Hillman Periodicals
Editors:   Damon Knight
Formats:   digest
Prices:   25c
Pagecounts:   128pp
Frequency:   monthly
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia
Sources:   Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
Issue Checklist

World's Greatest Love Stories

Each issue typically contained reprints of five romantic novels specially edited and condensed for inclusion, although there was the occasional original story.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1983 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Digest Publishing, NJ
Editors:   Lynn Lauber
Formats:   digest
Prices:   $1.75 (although listed as $2.00)
Pagecounts:   144pp
Frequency:   monthly (Jun-1983 - Oct-1983); bimonthly (Nov/Dec-1983 - ?)
More Images

The World's Greatest Stories

Total Issues: 8

Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-1929 – Sep-1929: General Fiction Index (Missing: May-1929; Jun-1929; Jul-1929)
Publishers:   World's Greatest Stories Magazine Publishing Corporation (i.e. Macfadden)
Formats:   bedsheet
Prices:   25c
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
Issue Checklist

Worlds Lost...Time Forgotten

Total Issues: 3

Fanzine.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1980 – #3, 1981: Science Fiction Index (Missing: #1)
Publishers:   John W. Smith
Editors:   John W. Smith
Issue Checklist

Worlds of Fantasy [1950]

Total Issues: 14

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1950 – #14, 1954: Science Fiction Index
Index to British Science Fiction Magazines
Publishers:   John Spencer & Co
Editors:   Maurice Nahum and Sam Assael
Formats:   pocketbook
Prices:   1/6d
Pagecounts:   128pp
Frequency:   irregular
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia
Issue Checklist

Worlds of Fantasy [1968]

Total Issues: 4

Issues & Index Sources

  v1 #1, 1968 – v1 #4, 1971: Science Fiction Index

Publishers

  v1 #1, 1968: Galaxy Publishing Corp
  v1 #2, 1970 – v1 #4, 1971: Universal Publishing

Editors

  v1 #1, 1968 – v1 #2, 1970: Lester del Rey
  v1 #3, 1970/1971 – v1 #4, 1971: Ejler Jakobsson

Formats

  digest

Prices

  v1 #1, 1968: 60c
  v1 #2, 1970 – v1 #4, 1971: 75c

Pagecounts

  v1 #1, 1968: 128pp
  v1 #2, 1970 – v1 #4, 1971: 192pp

Frequency

  first trial issue, then quarterly from Fall 1970

Related Sites

  Science Fiction Encyclopedia
Issue Checklist

Worlds of Fantasy & Horror

see under Weird Tales

Worlds of If

see under If

Worlds of the Universe

Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1953: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Gould-Light Publishing, London
Editors:   probably Norman Light
Formats:   pocketbook
Prices:   1/6d
Pagecounts:   102pp
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia
Issue Checklist

Worlds of the Unknown

Total Issues: 3 (as at Jul-2017)

Issues & Index Sources:  2015 – present: Science Fiction Index (Missing: any after #3, 2016)
Publishers:   Spectre Press
Editors:   Jon Harvey
Issue Checklist

Worlds of Tomorrow

Total Issues: 23+3=26

Apr-1963 - May-1967, then merged with If; revived Summer 1970 - Spring 1971

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1963 – May-1967: Science Fiction Index
  Summer 1970 – Spring 1971: Science Fiction Index

Frequency

  mostly bimonthly to May-1966, then quarterly

Related Sites

  Science Fiction Encyclopedia
Issue Checklist

Worlds of Tomorrow (UK)

Total Issues: 4

British reprint edition of Worlds of Tomorrow

Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 1967 – Winter 1967: Science Fiction Index
Frequency:   quarterly
Issue Checklist

World Stories

Total Issues: 86

An adventure magazine with stories almost certainly drawn from the US Clayton pulps. Initially heavy emphasis on westerns but broadened to all kinds of adventure stories.

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1928 – May-1935: Adventure Fiction Index (Missing: Jun-1928; Dec-1930)

Publishers

  Atlas Publishing & Distributing Co. Ltd.

Formats

  standard pulp

Pagecounts

  Apr-1928 – Jan-1932: 192pp
  Feb-1932 – May-1935: 128pp

Frequency

  monthly

Sources

  The Age of the Storytellers
Issue Checklist

World's Work

Issues & Index Sources:  1900 – 1932: Index to Periodical Literature (to 1906 only; absorbed by Review of Reviews)
Publishers:   Doubleday, Page & Co., Inc., NY
Editors:   Walter Hines Page (1900 - 1913)
Frequency:   monthly
More Images

World's Work (UK)

British reprint edition of World's Work.

Issues & Index Sources:  1902 – ?

World Tales

Total Issues: 1

Souvenir book of the 1985 World Fantasy Convention.

Issues & Index Sources:  1985

World War Stories

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1929 – Aug-1929: Adventure Fiction Index (Missing: all except Apr-1929)
Publishers:   Ramer Reviews, Inc., 100 West 42nd Street, New York City
Formats:   bedsheet
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
Issue Checklist

World Wide Adventure

Total Issues: 7

All reprint, mostly from the pulps.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 1967/1968 – Summer 1969: FictionMags Index
Adventure Fiction Index
Publishers:   Health Knowledge, Inc.
Editors:   Robert A.W. Lowndes
Formats:   digest
Prices:   35c
Pagecounts:   128pp
Frequency:   quarterly
Issue Checklist


Home Previous Next Magazines Indexes