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1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN APRIL 2019

2. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED CUMULATIVELY AS OF MAY 1, 2019


1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN APRIL 2019

Rank __________________Title_________________ Visits Genre__ Author_____ Section_____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 2,523 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 1
2 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 1,156 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2017 4
3 The complete short stories and novelettes of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 1,155 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 3
4 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 1,086 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 6
5 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 969 novelette Gottfried Keller Other Great Stories April 2018 7
6 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories 834 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 8
7 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 705 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 2
8 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin - an extraordinary memoir of life in the international Communist movement between the two World Wars 569 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 10
9 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 556 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 9
10 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 552 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 5
11 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 503 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 11
12 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 458 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 13
13 The complete novels and novellas of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 413 essay Ray Jack London Feb. 2019 14
14 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 375 novelette Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 15
15 Hearts of Three" (1916) - a treasure-hunt adventure novel by Jack London (co-authored by Charles Goddard) 336 novel Jack London/ Charles Goddard Jack London April 2019 -
16 “He Who Shrank" (1936) by Henry Hasse 327 novella Henry Hasse Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 17
17 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 279 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 12
18 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 273 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Other Great Stories April 2018 18
19 “Sonnets from the prison of Moabit” (1944-45) by Albrecht Haushofer - a modern triumph of the human spirit 236 poems Albrecht Haushofer Poetry Apr 2019 -
20 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 207 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 22
21 "Children of Yesterday" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 202 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 30
22 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 201 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 16
23 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 192 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 24
24 "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" (1859), translated by Edward Fitzgerald 174 essay Ray English Poetry March 2018 28
25 "Liberation of Earth" (1953) by William Tenn 162 short story William Tenn Other Great Sci-Fi May 2018 -
26 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 157 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 23
27 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 150 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 27
28 “The House That Stood Still” (1950) by A. E. van Vogt 141 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2018 -
29 A selection of Nelson Algren’s best short stories 140 anthology Nelson Algren Other Great Stories July 2018 -
30 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 137 novelette Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013 -

2. THE MOST-VISITED ARTICLES (CUMULATIVELY) AS OF MAY 1, 2019

Rank __________________Title_________________ Visits Genre__ Author_____ Section_____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 51,194 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 1
2 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 28,918 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 The complete short stories and novelettes of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 24,564 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 4
4 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 24,124 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 3
5 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 21,259 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 5
6 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 18,329 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 6
7 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin - an extraordinary memoir of life in the international Communist movement between the two World Wars 14,886 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 7
8 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 14,049 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi April 2013 8
9 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 13,469 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 9
10 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 11,858 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 10
11 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 10,613 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 11
12 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 9,278 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 12
13 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 8,819 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 13
14 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 7,599 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 14
15 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 7,409 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 15
16 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 6,592 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2017 23
17 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 6,504 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 18
18 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 6,476 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 20
19 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 6,391 book reviews Ray The Greatest Novels Oct. 2009 16
20 "Children of Yesterday" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 6,275 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 19
21 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 6,275 novelette Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013 17
22 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 5,827 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb. 2015 21
23 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 5,730 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 22
24 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1,000) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 5,597 novelette Gottfried Keller Other Great Stories April 2018 29
25 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 5,060 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 26
26 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 5,048 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 24
27 “Dr. Marigold’s Prescriptions” (1865) - the full text of a great late story by Charles Dickens 4,952 novelette Charles Dickens Other Great Stories Dec. 2014 25
28 “The Beast" - an early van Vogt s-f novella now available for the first time since 1943 4,848 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 27
29 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 4,778 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 28
30 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 4,609 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 30