Windy City Pulp Stories No.16 by Tom Roberts (editor)

$14.95

The Birth of the Science Fiction Magazines and the 120th Anniversary of The Argosy.

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Description

Celebrating the Birth of the Science Fiction Magazines and the 120th Anniversary of The Argosy.

A must have for anyone interested in the history of the pulp magazine field!

CONTENTS

A Celebration of Science Fiction

  • “My (Very Late) Tribute to Astounding,” by Robert Weinberg
  • “An Interview With A.E. van Vogt,” by Robert Weinberg
  • “An Alternate History of the Early SF Magazines,” by Will Murray
  • “Reflections On Science Fiction,” by Manly Wade Wellman
  • “An Interview With Poul Anderson,” by Dave Studzinski
  • “Astounding Oddities,” by Will Murray
  • “Amazing Stories,” by Everett F. Bleiler, with the assistance of Richard J. Bleiler
  • “Writing the Pseudo-Scientific Story,” by Amelia Reynolds Long
  • “Hugo Gernsback Tells,” by Hugo Gernsback
  • “The Faces of Science Fiction,” by Tom Roberts
  • “The Mort Weisinger Gala—June 5, 1937,” by Doug Ellis
  • “Science Fiction Collector Rarities,” by Doug Ellis

Art Focus

  • “Bogeyman,” by Stewart Robertson (a 1938 article on artist Frank R. Paul)
  • “Roy G. Krenkel: A Brief Biography,” by David Saunders
  • “A Gallery of Science Fiction Art by Roy G. Krenkel,” by Tom Roberts

A Celebration of The Argosy and Frank A. Munsey

  • “The Story of The Argosy,” by Frank A. Munsey (from 1907)
  • “The Making and Marketing of Munsey’s Magazines,” by Frank A. Munsey (from 1899)

Film Focus

  • “From Pulp to the Silver Screen, 2016,” by Ed Hulse

 

First book publication

Trade paperback / 182 pages

Cover art by Frank R. Paul.

REVIEWS

A Five Star review on Amazon.

“. . . we are blessed with a new edition of the Windy City Pulp Stories.”

Additional information

Weight 9.9 oz
Dimensions 9 x 6 x 1 in