The Most-Visited Articles on this site

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1. Articles the most visited in January 2018

2. Articles the most visited in 2017

3. Articles the most visited cumulatively

1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN JANUARY 2018

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) 533 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 2
2 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 519 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 1
3 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 499 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 3
4 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 398 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 5
5 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 376 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 -
6 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 333 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2013 11
7 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 280 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 7
8 The Silkie Stories (1964-67) by A. E. van Vogt 280 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2018 -
9 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 278 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 6
10 “Rogue Ship” (1950) by A. E. van Vogt 269 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2018 -
11 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 266 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017 9
12 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 248 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 8
13 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 244 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 12
14 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 235 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Apr. 2015 3
15 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-45 205 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 14
16 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 202 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 22
17 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 194 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Mar. 2015 10
18 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 193 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 16
19 "Lost Face" (1908) - the full text of Jack London’s best short story 177 short story Jack London Jack London July 2013 19
20 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 144 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 15
21 "Little Caesar" (1930) 132 novel W. R. Burnett Thrillers / Espionage March 2017 29
22 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 132 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 _
23 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 114 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 27
24 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 106 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 21
25 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 99 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017 20
26 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 97 anthology Jack London Jack london July 2016 -
27 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 97 essay Ray The Greatest English Poems Feb. 2006 30
28 Why we think that German has a bigger vocabulary than English (or any other Indo-European language) 85 essay Ray German Studies Nov. 2016 28
29 Interesting Things That I Have Read Recently 79 essay Essays Ray May 2006 18
30 “The Replicators” (1965) by A. E. van Vogt 74 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2017 13

2. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED DURING 2017

Rank __________________Title__________________ Visits Genre_ Author_____ Section_____ Date_Posted
1 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 7668 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017
2 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 7175 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013
3 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 3976 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Apr. 2015
4 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 3879 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2013
5 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 3836 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016
6 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 3826 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013
7 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 3629 essay Ray Jack London June 2014
8 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 3006 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015
9 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 2912 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Mar. 2015
10 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 2900 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015
11 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 2764 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013
12 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 2630 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017
13 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 2176 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017
14 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 1721 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016
15 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 1638 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015
16 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 1630 short story Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2017
17 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 1604 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017
18 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 1521 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015
19 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 1514 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi Mar. 2017
20 "Discord in Scarlet" (1939) by A. E. van Vogt - the original text and graphics 1328 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016
21 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 1249 anthology Jack London Jack london July 2016
22 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 1187 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016
23 "Lost Face" (1908) - the full text of Jack London’s best short story 1010 short story Jack London Jack London July 2013
24 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 935 novella Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013
25 Why we think that German has a bigger vocabulary than English (or any other Indo-European language) 928 essay Ray German Studies Nov. 2016
26 “Skirmish (Bathe Your Bearings in Blood)" (1950) by Clifford Simak - the full text 925 short story Clifford Simak Other Great Sci-Fi May 2015
27 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 823 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015
28 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 763 essay Ray The Greatest English Poems Feb. 2006
29 "The Most Dangerous Game" (1964) by Gavin Lyall 738 novel Gavin Lyall Thrillers / Espionage March 2017
30 Interesting Things That I Have Read Recently 639 essay Ray Essays May 2006

3. THE MOST-VISITED ARTICLES (CUMULATIVELY) [1]

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) 33003 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) 16422 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 11355 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Apr. 2015 3
4 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 11344 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 4
5 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 10519 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 6
6 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 10502 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2013 5
7 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 9366 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 7
8 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 8187 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 8
9 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 5668 book reviews Ray The World’s Greatest Novels Oct. 2009 9
10 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 5511 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 10
11 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 5445 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Mar. 2015 11
12 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 5015 novella Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013 12
13 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 4832 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb. 2015 13
14 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 4316 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 17
15 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 4280 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 16
16 “Dr. Marigold’s Prescriptions” (1865) - the full text of a great late story by Charles Dickens 4214 novella Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Dec. 2014 14
17 “The Beast" - an early van Vogt s-f novella now available for the first time since 1943 4206 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 15
18 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 3471 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 19
19 "The Heathen" - the full text of an unforgettable South Seas tale by Jack London 3438 short story Jack London Jack London Mar. 2014 18
20 “Skirmish (Bathe Your Bearings in Blood)" (1950) by Clifford Simak - the full text 3202 short story Clifford Simak Other Great Sci-Fi May 2015 20
21 "The Hobo and the Fairy" - the full text of a memorable Hobo story by Jack London 3094 short story Jack London Jack London May 2014 21
22 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 2896 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017 24
23 Elément de discussion sur "Littérature et engagement - Projet pédagogique avec Bernardo Toro" 2835 essay Vincent/B.Toro Education Nov. 2010 22
24 "The Scarlet Plague" (1912): a powerful, early and little-known end-of-the-civilized-world science-fiction novella by Jack London 2705 novella Jack London Jack London Oct. 2015 23
25 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 2510 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 26
26 More of the World’s Greatest Novels 2344 book reviews Ray The World’s Greatest Novels Aug. 2014 25
27 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 2326 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 28
28 “The Wishes We Make” (1943) by E. Mayne Hull – the complete text 2295 short story E. Mayne Hill Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2013 27
29 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 2275 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Apr. 2017 29
30 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 2172 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 -

Footnotes

[1since 2009 - cumulative data for articles posted before 2009 is not reliable.