The Most-Visited Articles on this site

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1. Articles the most visited year-to-date (January-September 2018)

2. Articles the most visited cumulatively

1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED YEAR-TO-DATE

Rank __________________Title_________________ Visits Genre__ Author_____ Section_____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 6735 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 1
2 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 4730 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 3
3 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 4665 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 2
4 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 4216 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 4
5 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories 4133 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 5
6 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 4086 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 7
7 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 4069 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 6
8 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 3714 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 8
9 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 3431 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 9
10 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 2654 novelette Henry Kuttner Other Great Science-Fiction March 2017 11
11 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 2619 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 12
12 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 2393 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 10
13 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 2547 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 14
14 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 2451 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Science-Fiction April 2013 13
15 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 2253 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 15
16 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 2163 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 16
17 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 2108 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 17
18 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 1837 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 19
19 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 1720 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Science-Fiction April 2017 20
20 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 1707 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 18
21 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 1563 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 21
22 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 1466 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 22
23 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 1394 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 25
24 "Rogue Male" (1939) by Geoffrey Household 1380 thriller Geoffrey Household Thrillers / Espionage March 2017 23
25 “The Cataaaaa” (1947) - one of A.E. van Vogt’s best and most original golden-age science-fiction stories 1306 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 24
26 "The Twonky" (1942) by Henry Kuttner and C.L. Moore (Lewis Padgett) 1270 short story Henry Kuttner and C.L. Moore Other Science-Fiction July 2013 26
27 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 1128 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 28
28 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 1095 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Other Great Stories Apr. 2018 27
29 “He Who Shrank" (1936) by Henry Hasse 1061 short story Henry Hasse Other Great Science-Fiction Apr. 2017 -
30 “The Players of Null-A” (1948-49) by A. E. van Vogt 1047 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb 2018 29

2. THE MOST-VISITED ARTICLES (CUMULATIVELY)

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) 37135 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) 20275 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 15703 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 4
4 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 15698 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 3
5 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 14551 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 5
6 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 14106 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 6
7 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 12620 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Science-Fiction April 2013 7
8 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 10277 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 8
9 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 7443 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 10
10 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 7414 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 9
11 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 6833 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 10
12 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 6691 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 13
13 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 6174 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 14
14 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 6141 book reviews Ray Overviews of Great Novels Oct. 2009 13
15 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 5609 novelette Robert F. Young Other Great Science-Fiction May 2013 15
16 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 5251 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb. 2015 16
17 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 4864 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 19
18 “The Beast" - an early van Vogt s-f novella now available for the first time since 1943 4622 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 17
19 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 4600 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 18
20 “Dr. Marigold’s Prescriptions” (1865) - the full text of a great late story by Charles Dickens 4533 novelette Charles Dickens Other Great Stories Dec. 2014 20
21 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 4307 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 24
22 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 4168 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Science-Fiction March 2017 22
23 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 4054 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 26
24 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 4049 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 27
25 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 4040 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 29
26 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 3831 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 25
27 “Skirmish (Bathe Your Bearings in Blood)" (1950) by Clifford Simak - the full text 3769 short story Clifford Simak Other Great Science-Fiction May 2015 27
28 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 3677 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 27
29 "The Heathen" - the full text of an unforgettable South Seas tale by Jack London 3625 novelette Jack London Jack London March 2014 28
30 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 3570 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 30