The classic pulp magazines of the 20th Century, so-called for their paper quality.

A small ‘p’ after the grade denotes a UK distributed pence copy.

 

AMERICAN EAGLES
1949WinterVG p£7Featured stories Joe Archibald: No Ribbons For Cargo Pilots, Norman A Daniels: Shroud Lines and Arthur J Burks: Wings Of Amazonas47_AmEag_Wint1949w
AMAZING SCIENCE FICTION STORIES
1972March FN£4.50Featured story Alexei & Cory Panshin: Sky Blue47_AmazSF_Mar1972w
ANALOG[Oversize (28 cm x 21 cm) issues were issued between March 1963 and March 1965]
1962FebruaryGD/VG£3.75Featured story Raymond F Jones: The Great Gray Plague
MarchGD/VG£3.75Featured article J B Friedenberg: Power Supplies For Space Vehicles
MayVG£4Featured article Dr William O Davis:The Fourth Law of Motion
1963FebruaryVG/FN£4.25Featured story Rick Raphael: Code Three
MarchVG £8Cover feature: Natural Resource - the Gas Mine in the Sky
1st oversize issue
AprilGD£6Featured story Winston P Sanders: What'll You Give?
MayVG£8Featured story Ben Bova and Myron R Lewis: The Dueling Machine
JulyVG£8Featured story Harry Harrison: The Ethical Engineer47_Analog_Jul1963w
August VG£8Featured story Murray Leinster: The Hate Disease
NovemberVG£8Featured story John J McGuire: Take The Reason Prisoner
1964February   GD£6Featured story Dean McLaughlin: The Permanent Implosion
1965JanuaryVG £8Featured story Frank Herbert: The Prophet of Dune
MarchVG£10Featured story Frank Herbert: The Prophet of Dune (Part 3)
Final oversized issue
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AugustGD p£3Featured story R C Fitzpatrick: Half A Loaf
1971OctoberFN£4.50Featured story John T Phillifent: Hierarchies
1974MarchVG p£4Featured story Jerry Pournelle: High Justice
JuneGD p£3Featured story Tak Hallus: Stargate
SeptemberVG p£4Featured story William Rotsler: The Raven And The Hawk
NovemberGD p£3.50Featured story Alfred Bester: The Indian Giver
1975MayGD p£3Featured story Lisa Tuttle/George R R Martin: The Storms Of Windhaven
OctoberGD/VGp£3.75Featured story Joseph Green: Star Probe
ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION (UK)
1956February
GD£4No featured story
Cover: Choices by Pattee
1958FebruaryGD£4No featured story
Cover: Thinking Machine by Emsh
March GD£4Featured story Christopher Anvil: The Gentle Earth
December VG£5Featured story Christopher Anvil: Foghead47_AstUK_Dec1958w
1959January VG £5Featured story Clifford Simak: The Big Front Yard47_AstUK_Jan1959w
March VG£5No featured story
Cover: The Fundamentals Don’t Change byEmsh
MayGD£4Featured story Murray Leinster: The Pirates of Ersatz
1960OctoberFA£3No featured story
Cover: Crash Program by Freas
ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION (US)
1939SeptemberGD£4Featured story Manly Wade Wellman: Forces Must Balance!
OctoberVG£10Featured story E. E. Smith, Ph. D.: Gray Lensman47_AstSF_Oct1939w
NovemberFA£3Featured story E. E. 'Doc' Smith: Gray Lensman
1940April  FA £5Featured story L Ron Hubbard: Final Blackout
1941February PR£2.50Featured story Nelson S. Bond: Magic City
1944May VG£5Featured story Wesley Long: Latent Image47_AstUS_May1944w
1945JulyVG  £5Cover: Guns or Lives?
OctoberGD£4Featured story A Bertram Chandler: Giant Killer
DecemberFA£3Featured story Lewis Padgett: Beggars In Velvet
1946August  FA£3Featured story Arthur Leo Zagat: Slaves of the Lamp
September GD £4Featured story Raymond F Jones: The Toymaker
October GD£4Featured story A E Van Vogt: The Chronicler
NovemberGD£4Featured story Theodore Sturgeon: Mewhu's Jet47_AstSF_Nov1946w
1947August PR£2Featured story L Ron Hubbard: The End Is Not Yet
Front cover torn and part detached
October GD£4Cover feature: Mercury in transit
December  PR£2Featured story Clifford D. Simak: Aesop
1948May FN£6No featured story
August GD£4No featured story
Cover: Untitled by Canedo
1949April  GD £4Featured story Rene Lafayette: Plague!
MayGD£4Featured story Hal Clement: Needle
JuneVG £5Featured story Philip Latham: The Aphrodite Project
August  FN £6Featured story L. Sprague de Camp: The Queen of Zamba
AugustVG£5Featured story L. Sprague de Camp: The Queen of Zamba
SeptemberVG£5Featured story Poul Anderson: The Double-dyed Villains47_AstUS_Sep1949w
December VG £5Featured story James H Schmitz: The Witches of Karres
1950JanuaryVG £5Featured story Philip Latham: The Xi Effect
FebruaryFA£3Featured story L. Ron Hubbard: To the Stars
AprilVG£5Featured story A. E. van Vogt: The Wizard of Linn
August  GD £4Featured story H. Beam Piper: Last Enemy
September VG £5Featured story Fritz Leiber: The Lion and The Lamb
DecemberFA£3Featured story James Blish: Bindlestiff
Front cover torn, but all parts present
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1951January VG£3.50Cover: Achievement by Rogers
February GD£3Featured story Raymond F. Jones: I Tell You Three Times
March VG£3.50Featured story James H. Schmitz: Space Fear
April VG £3.50Featured story H Beam Piper: Temple Trouble
May VG£3.50Featured story Harry Stine: Galactic Gadgeteers
September  GD£3Featured story H. Beam Piper: Day Of The Moron
October  GD£3Featured story Hal Clement: Iceworld
1952FebruaryGD£3Featured story William Tenn: Firewater
March GD£3Featured story Cyril Judd: Gunner Cade
MayVG£3.50Featured story Chad Oliver: Blood's A Rover
JulyFA£3Featured story Jim Brown: The Emissary
September VG £3.50Cover: The Greater Fire
1953MarchGD£3Featured story John Loxmith: Thou Good and Faithful
AprilGD£3Featured story Hal Clement: Mission Of Gravity
MayGD£3Featured story John E. Arnold: Space, Time and Education
June  FA £2.50Featured story Lee Correy: ... And a Star to Steer Her By
JuneGD£3Featured story Lee Correy: ... And A Star To Steer Her By
September  GD£3Featured story Mark Clifton and Alex Apostlides: What Thin Partitions
NovemberFN£4Featured story Raymond F. Jones: Trade Secret
DecemberVG £3.50Featured story Mark Clifton and Alex Apostlides: Hide! Hide! Witch!
1954JanuaryFN£4Featured story Everett B. Cole: Exile
February VG£3.50Featured story Isaac Asimov: Sucker Bait
March   VG£3.50Featured story Clifford D Simak: Immigration
JulyVG£3.50Featured story Randall Garrett: The Hunting Lodge
OctoberVG£3.50Featured story Poul Anderson: The Big Rain
November   FN£4Featured story Algis Budrys: The End of Summer47_AstSF_Nov1954w
December VG£3.50Cover: Mars from Phobos
1955January FN£4No featured story47_AstSF_Jan1955w
January PR £2No featured story
February FN£4Featured story H Beam Piper: Time Crime
MarchPR£2Featured story Mark Clifton: Sense From Thought Divide
Back cover detached
June GD£3Featured story Everett B. Cole: Final Weapon
July FA£2.50Featured story Algis Budrys: In Clouds of Glory
August VG£3.50Featured story Eric Frank Russell: Call Him Dead
September FA£2.50Featured story Jack Vance: The Gift of Gab
November FA£2.50Featured story Frank Herbert: Under Pressure
DecemberFA£2.50Featured story Murray Leinster: Sand Doom
1956JanuaryFA £2.50No featured story Spine heavily taped
FebruaryFN£4Featured story Robert A Heinlein: Double Star
FebruaryPR £2Featured story Robert A Heinlein: Double Star
March  VG£3.50Featured story Murray Leinster: Exploration Team47_AstSF_March1956w
MayVG£3.50Featured story Everett B. Cole: The Missionaries
December FN£4Featured story Robert Randall: False Prophet
1957March GD£3Featured story Robert Randall: The Dawning Light
AugustVG£3.50Featured story Poul Anderson: Brake
1958February  FA£2.50Featured story Poul Anderson: The Man Who Counts
November  PR £2Featured story Poul Anderson: A Bicycle Built for Brew
Front cover detached
1959MayGD£3Featured story Gordon R. Dickson: Dorsai!47_AstSF_May1959w
June GD£3Featured story Ralph Williams: Cat and Mouse
July  GD£3Featured story Randall Garrett: But, I Don't Think
August VG£3.50Featured story Murray Leinster: The Aliens
September  GD £3Featured story Mark Phillips: That Sweet Little Old Lady
October  GD£3Featured story Christopher Anvil: The Lawbreakers
November VG£3.50Featured story Everett B. Cole: The Best Made Plans
November  FA£2.50Featured story Everett B. Cole: The Best Made Plans
1960FebruaryVG£3.50Cover: Color vision
April VG£3.50Featured story Mark Phillips: Out Like A Light
JuneGD£3Cover: Crash Program
July VG  £3.50Featured story Poul Anderson: The High Crusade
ASTOUNDING / ANALOG SCIENCE FACT & FICTION
1961March  VG  £3Featured stories Poul Anderson: Hiding Place, Mack Reynolds: Ultima Thule
OctoberVG£4Featured story Lion Loose...: James H Schmitz
ASTOUNDING STORIES
1934MarchPR £30Featured story John Russell Fearn: The Man Who Stopped The Dust
Spine heavily taped
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1937OctoberFA£15Featured stories E E Smith PhD: Galactic Patrol and Don A Stuart: Out Of Night47_AstSto_Oct1937w
FAMOUS FANTASTIC MYSTERIES
1943September FA £15Featured story John Taine: The Iron Star
Cover and interior art by Virgil Finlay
Spine complete, but some minor splits
Cover edges ragged with small tears
Flattened vertical crease along centre of cover
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FANTASTIC ADVENTURES
195321 VGp£4Featured story Fritz Leiber: You're All Alone47_FanAdv_211953w
FANTASTIC STORIES
1979January FN£3.50Featured stories Christopher Anvil: A Sense of Disaster, Marvin Kaye: The Pursuit of the Umbrella
FANTASTIC SWORD & SORCERY AND FANTASY STORIES
1976FebruaryVG/FN p£5Featured story Robert Thurston: Groups47_FanSt_Feb1976w
FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION
1971October VG/FN p£3Featured story Clifford D Simak: The Autumn Land 47_FantSFOct1971w
1976MarchFN£3.50Featured story Isaac Asimov: The Magic Isle
1977JuneFN p£5Featured story Isaac Asimov: The Final Collapse
1979JuneFN p£5Featured story Hilbert Schenck: The Battle Of The Abaco Reefs
FUTURE SCIENCE FICTION
196011GD p£3Featured story Theodore L Thomas: New Model Spaceman
G-8 AND HIS BATTLE ACES
1944February VG p£40Featured story Robert J Hogan: The Devil's Sky Trap47_G8BatAce_Feb1944w
GALAXY SCIENCE FICTION (UK)
1st series
1953Vol 3 #3 (March)FA/GD£2.75Featured story Isaac Asimov: The Martian Way
Vol. 3 # 4FA£2.50Featured story Clifford D. Simak: Ring Around the Sun
Vol 3 #6 (August)FA£2.50Featured story Damon Knight: Four In One
Spine taped
Vol. 3 # 7FA£2.50No featured story
1954Vol. 3 # 12FA£2.50Featured story Isaac Asimov: The Caves of Steel
#20 (November)FA£2.50No featured story
Cover by EMSH: Gladiator At Law
1955#22 (January)FA/GD£2.75No featured story
Cover by Vidmer: Hunting On Aldebaran IV
#30 (September)GD£3Feature: Prize Winning Story
#33 (December)GD£3Featured article Willy Ley: Unveiling The Mystery Planet
1956#34 (January)FA/GD£2.75Feature article Willy Ley: The How Of Space Travel
1957#46 (January)VG£3.50Featured story Frederik Pohl: The Man Who Ate The World
#50 (May)VG£3.50Featured story Damon Knight: An Eye For A What?
#51(June)VG£3.50Featured story Clifford D Simak: Operation Stinky
#57 (December)GD£3Featured story Frederik Pohl: Wolfbane
1958#67 (October)GD£3Featured story Theodore Sturgeon: To Marry Medusa
1962#94 (October)GD£3Featured story Cordwainer Smith: The Ballad Of Lost C’mell
Virgil Finlay cover
GALAXY SCIENCE FICTION (UK)
3rd series(1969 - 1970)
1969SeptemberVG£3.50Featured story Poul Anderson: The White King’s War
October GD£3Featured story A E Van Vogt: Humans, Go Home!
Some water damage, precluding a higher grade
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NovemberFN£4Featured story Damon Knight: Truly Human
1970MayVG£3.50Featured story Robert Silverberg: The Tower Of Glass
JulyVG£3.50Featured stories Duncan Lunan: The Moon Of Thin Reality, Carl Jacobi: The Player At Yellow Silence and John Brunner: Out Of Mindshot
GALAXY SCIENCE FICTION (US)
1953FebruaryGD£3Featured story Damon Knight: Four In One
March GD£3Featured story H L Gold: The Old Die Rich
AprilFA/GD£2.75Features Willy Ley: The Birth Of The Space Station
1954OctoberGD£3Featured story J T McIntosh: Spy
1955FebruaryGD£3Featured story Evelyn E Smith: Helpfully Yours
May GD £3Featured story Willy Ley: Midnight Marvels
JuneFA £2.50Feature: Prize Winning Story
SeptemberGD£3Features Willy Ley: Unveiling The Mystery Planet
1956June GD£3Features Willy Ley: Mutant Of The Iron Horse
October GD£3Featured story Alfred Bester: The Stars My Destination
October PR£2Featured story Alfred Bester: The Stars My Destination
Back cover loose
1957JulyVG£3.50Featured story Robert Sheckley: The Deaths Of Ben Baxter
1958January  FA£2.50Featured story Willy Ley: Life Without Gravity
MayGD£3Features Willy Ley: For Your Information
1960February FA £2.50Featured story Robert Sheckley: Meeting of Minds
August  FA £2.50Featured story Willy Ley: How to Slay Dragons
1962DecemberVG£3.50Featured story Fritz Leiber: The Creature From Cleveland Depths
1963JuneFA£2.50Featured story Clifford D Simak: Here Gather The Stars
August GD£3Featured story Hal Clement: Hot Planet
1965August  GD£2.50Featured story Frank Herbert: Do I Wake Or Dream?
HORROR STORIES
1950March (ca) GDp£20Featured stories Francis James: Scourge Of The Faceless Men, W Wayne Robbins: Mistress Of The Dead and John H Knox: Dance Of The Beast-people
pp92/93 coupon cut out, stories unaffected
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IF
1954Vol 1 #9FA/GD p£2.75No featured story
Vol 1 #12GD p£3No featured story47_If_Vol1No12w
1955#15PR p£2Featured story Milton Lesser: Quickie
Front and back covers separated but intact
ISAAC ASIMOV'S SCIENCE FICTION
1977Winter FN p£3.50Featured stories by L. Sprague de Camp, Isaac Asimov, Randall Garrett and F. M. Busby
MARVEL SCIENCE STORIES
19511 (May)VG p£20Featured stories Alfred Coppel: Forbidden Weapon, Bryce Halton: The Man and H A De Rosso: Girl Who Practiced Aklat
This is the only UK issue ever printed. It is a reprint of the February 1951 US issue, with UK advertisements replacing US originals
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NEW WORLDS SF
195649
(Volume 17) July
VG£12
50
(Volume 17) August
VG£1547_newworlds50w
51
(Volume 17) September
GD£10
54
(Volume 18) December
GD£301st J G Ballard story: Escapement47_newworlds54w
195756
(Volume 19) February
VG£10
57
(Volume 19) March
VG£1047_newworlds57w
59
(Volume 20) May
GD£7Tape at top and bottom of spine & lower front cover
66
(Volume 22) December
FA/GD£3Front cover torn and taped
Tape at top and bottom of spine and corners of covers
195872
(Volume 24) June
VG£8 John Wyndham : Idiot’s Delight
196097
(Volume 33) August
VG£8
98
(Volume 33) September
GD£7
99
(Volume 33) October
VG£24 1st publication of The Voices Of Time by J G Ballard47_newworlds99w
1962117
(Volume 39) April
FN£2047_newworlds117w
118
(Volume 40) May
VG/FN£15J G Ballard as guest editor47_newworlds118w
1965 155 October
(Volume 49)
VG£4Featured story Harry Harrison: E = mc2 … or BUST47_NewWorlds155w
156 November  VG£60Featured story James Colvin: The Wrecks of Time
Includes early Terry Pratchett story: Night Dweller
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SCIENCE FANTASY
196147FA p£2.50Featured story Michael Moorcock: The Dreaming City
SECRET SERVICE OPERATOR #5 (UK)
1945#1 GD p£40Featured story Curtis Steele: The Army From Underground
Partial reprint of the November/December 1939 (US) issue
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SPIDER
1935MarchGD/VG£125Featured story Grant Stockbridge: The Flame Master47_Spider_Mar1935w
SUPER SCIENCE STORIES 2nd British reprint editions
19501 (September)VG p £15Featured story John D MacDonald: Death Quotient47_SupSciSt_11950w
19513 (April) VG p£15Featured stories Poul Anderson: Flight To Forever and Alfred Coppel: Star Tamer
Virgil Finlay artwork inside
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19528 (June) GD/VG p£18Featured stories Manly Wade Wellman: Legion Of The Dark and Henry Kuttner: Reader, I Hate You
Virgil Finlay cover
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9 (July)VG p £20Featured story Cleve Cartmill: The Persecutors
Virgil Finlay cover
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11 (November) VG p£15Featured stories Henry Kuttner: We Guard The Black Planet! And Charles R Tanner: The Revolt Of The Machine Men47_SupSciSt_11Nov1952w
195313 (April)  VG p£15Featured authors: Asimov and CummingsTitled 'Super Science Novels' for this issue only47_SupSciSt_13Apr1953w
WEIRD TALES US
1933AprilGD£75Featured story Jack Williamson: Golden Blood
Includes Robert E Howard verse
J Allen St John cover art
Spine taped
Some tape on inside of front cover
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1937JuneVG£75Featured story John R Speer & Carlisle Schnitzer: The Carnal God
Margaret Brundage cover art
Signs of water damage
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1938December PR/FA£20Featured story G G Pendarves: The Sin-Eater
Includes Virgil Finlay internal art: interpretation of Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s poem The Blessed Damozel
Includes Robert E Howard verse: The Ghost Kings
Ray Quigley cover art
Front cover and 1st page detached
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1939AprilFA£20Featured story Seabury Quinn: Susette
Includes H P Lovecraft short stories: The Wicked Clergyman and (as Zealia Brown Reed) The Curse Of Yig
Virgil Finlay cover art
November FA£20Featured story Henry Kuttner: Towers Of Death
Includes Virgil Finlay internal art: interpretation of Thomas Lovell Beddoes’ Wolfram’s Song (The Old Crow Of Cairo’: ‘Is That The Wind Dying?’
Virgil Finlay cover art
Small piece of front cover detached but present
1940September VG£60Featured story Robert H Leitfred: Seven Seconds Of Eternity
Ray Quigley cover art
1947January PR£15Featured story William Hope Hodgson: The Hog
Includes H P Lovecraft verses: The Pigeon-Flyers and The Familiars
A R Tilburne cover art
Front cover detached
Back cover missing
September VG£30Featured story Clark Ashton Smith: Quest Of The Gazolba
Boris Dolgov cover art
Signs of water damage
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1950MayGD£20Featured story Robert Bloch: Tell Your Fortune
Boris Dolgov cover art
Signs of water damage
SeptemberGD£20Featured story Isaac Asimov & James Maccreagh (Frederik Pohl): Legal rites
Bill Wayne cover art
Top left of back cover missing
1952JulyGD£20Featured story Duncan H Munro (Eric Frank Russell): Hell’s Bells
Includes H P Lovecraft verse: Alethia Phrikodes
Jon Arfstrom cover art
Top right of front cover off, about 1/2 of missing section present but loose
1953March VG/FN£50Featured story Joseph Payne Brennan: Slime
Virgil Finlay cover art
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WORLDS OF IF
1973May/June (#7)VG p£3.50Featured story Clifford D Simak: Our Children’s Children47_WoIf_7w