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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 after 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
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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
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World Wide Detective

True Crime.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Daring Publishing Company

World Wide Detective Stories

Total Issues: 6

Short-lived magazine publishing original stories by Canadian authors.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1941 – Apr-1942?: Crime Fiction Index
Publishers:   Daring Publishing Company
Editors:   Al Valentine
Formats:   pulp
Prices:   15c
Pagecounts:   96pp
Sources:   The Pulpster #11, 2001
 
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World Youth

Subtitled "Thrilling Adventure Stories and Authentic Tales from Distant Lands", carried a blend of fiction and non-fiction "intended to encourage a friendly and informed interest in the people of other countries". Published a number of stories by Eric Frank Russell in the 1950's.

Issues & Index Sources:  1942? – ?
Publishers:   World Youth, Inc., El Quito Road, Los Gatos, California
Editors:   Maude Meagher
Formats:   quarto
Prices:   35c
Pagecounts:   48pp
Frequency:   monthly (except July and August)

Wormwood

Total Issues: 25 (as at Nov-2015)

A journal dedicated to writings about fantasy, supernatural and decadent literature.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 2003 – present: FictionMags Index (Missing: any after #25)
Publishers:   Tartarus Press
Website:   www.tartaruspress.com/wormwood.html
Editors:   Mark Valentine
Formats:   trade paperback
Prices:   £7.99
Pagecounts:   88pp

Worthington's International Library

Total Issues: 26

Issues & Index Sources:  1890 – 1892
Publishers:   Worthington
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Wotta World

Amateur magazine. The first issue has 2 stories, 2 articles and an SF comic strip.

Issues & Index Sources:  1969 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Accord Publishing, Dallas, Texas
Editors:   Gary Accord
Pagecounts:   24pp

Wow!

Total Issues: 5

"Real Snappy Stories"

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1930 – Spring 1931: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Wow Publications, Inc., Jersey City, NJ
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   25c
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Uncovered: The Hidden Art of Girlie Pulps
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Wow Bedtime Stories

Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1950
Publishers:   Paget Publications, 106 Glenthorne Road, Hammersmith, London

Wright's Shakespeare Library

The first of a planned series of reprints of Shakespeare's plays, in pulp magazine format, profusely illustrated by Virgil Finlay. Only one volume was issued, however.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1935: FictionMags Index

The Writer's Forum [1940s]

Issues & Index Sources:  ?
Publishers:   Antioch Press, Yellow Springs, Ohio
Editors:   Freeman Champney (in 1940)

Writers' Forum [1974]

Total Issues: 25

An independent, noncommercial, annual book-sized magazine (average pages 180-200) featuring contemporary American poetry and fiction with an emphasis upon Western American literature. The magazine has been ranked by Writers' Digest as first in the U.S.A. among university-sponsored non-paying fiction markets.

Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 1974 – 1995
Publishers:   University of Colorado, P.O. Box 7150, Colorado Springs, CO 80933-7150 (in 1998 - 2000)
Editors:   Alexander Blackburn (in 1998); C. Kenneth Pellow (in 2000 - 2001)
Frequency:   annual
Related Sites:   Wikipedia
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (not in 2002)

WRITERS OF TO-MORROW

Featuring "essays, fiction and verse".

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s
Publishers:   Clarks Publications, 2 Pritchard Street, Bristol 2
Editors:   Peter Ratazzi
Prices:   1/6d


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