The Most-Visited Articles on this site

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1. Articles the most visited in April 2018

2. Articles the most visited year-to-date

3. Articles the most visited cumulatively

1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN APRIL 2018

Rank __________________Title_________________ Visits Genre__ Author_____ Section_____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 628 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 5
2 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 505 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 1
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 492 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 12
4 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 455 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 2
5 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 411 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 6
6 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 409 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 4
7 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 400 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 3
8 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 386 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 9
9 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 361 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 19
10 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-45 313 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 7
11 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 259 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Science-Fiction March 2017 14
12 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 249 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 23
13 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 244 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 11
14 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 242 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 16
15 "The Perfect Day" (1981) by A. E. van Vogt - never before published in English 233 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2018 22
16 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 231 short story Gottfried Keller Other Great Stories March 2018 -
17 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 229 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 8
18 "Rogue Male" (1939) by Geoffrey Household 217 thriller Geoffrey Household Thrillers / Espionage March 2017 13
19 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 208 anthology Jack London Jack london July 2016 30
20 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 206 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 20
21 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 199 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Science-Fiction April 2013 15
22 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 174 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Other Great Stories March 2018 -
23 "The Twonky" (1942) 166 short story Henry Kuttner and C.L. Lewis Other Great Science-Fiction April 2017 -
24 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 163 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 -
25 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 162 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 10
26 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 145 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 -
27 "The Most Dangerous Game" (1964) by Gavin Lyall 140 thriller Geoffrey Household Thrillers / Espionage March 2017 -
28 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 138 essay Ray The Greatest English Poems Feb. 2006 -
29 “The Cataaaaa” (1947) - one of A.E. van Vogt’s best and most original golden-age science-fiction stories 137 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 -
30 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 137 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Science-Fiction April 2017 25

2. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED YEAR-TO-DATE

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) 2143 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 1
2 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 2120 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 3
3 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 1905 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 2
4 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 1870 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 4
5 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 1702 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 5
6 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories (1952) 1626 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 6
7 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 1445 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 11
8 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 1368 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 8
9 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 1216 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 12
10 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 1199 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 9
11 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 1187 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 7
12 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 1155 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Science-Fiction April 2013 10
13 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 1093 novelette Henry Kuttner Other Great Science-Fiction March 2017 13
14 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 1010 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 14
15 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 862 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 15
16 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 845 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 23
17 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 826 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 17
18 "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 16
19 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 725 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 18
20 "Rogue Male" (1939) by Geoffrey Household 724 thriller Geoffrey Household Thrillers / Espionage March 2017 21
21 The Silkie Stories (1964-67) by A. E. van Vogt 595 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2018 20
22 "Lost Face" (1908) - the full text of Jack London’s best short story 585 short story Jack London Jack London July 2013 19
23 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 566 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 26
24 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 558 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 27
25 New and definitive 34,000-word editions of our German-English and German-French literary dictionaries 548 news item Ray German Studies Feb. 2018 22
26 "The Players of Null-A" (1948-49) by A. E. van Vogt 548 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb. 2018 25
27 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 487 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 29
28 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 486 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 -
29 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 480 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Science-Fiction April 2017 30
30 “Rogue Ship” (1950) by A. E. van Vogt 477 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2018 24

3. 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) 34613 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) 17668 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 12838 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 4
4 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 12565 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 3
5 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 11925 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 5
6 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 11324 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Science-Fiction April 2013 6
7 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London - synopses and ratings 11088 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! 8867 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 8
9 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 6261 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 11
10 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 6092 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 9
11 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 5845 book reviews Ray Overviews of Great Novels Oct. 2009 10
12 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 5202 novelette Robert F. Young Other Great Science-Fiction May 2013 12
13 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 5000 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) 4930 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 14
15 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 4929 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 16
16 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 4504 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 15
17 “The Beast" - an early van Vogt s-f novella now available for the first time since 1943 4377 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 17
18 “Dr. Marigold’s Prescriptions” (1865) - the full text of a great late story by Charles Dickens 4331 novelette Charles Dickens Other Great Stories Dec. 2014 18
19 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 3998 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 21
20 "The Heathen" - the full text of an unforgettable South Seas tale by Jack London 3530 novelette Jack London Jack London March 2014 19
21 “Skirmish (Bathe Your Bearings in Blood)" (1950) by Clifford Simak - the full text 3382 short story Clifford Simak Other Great Science-Fiction May 2015 20
22 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 3279 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 23
23 "The Hobo and the Fairy" - the full text of a memorable Hobo story by Jack London 3215 short story Jack London Jack London May 2014 22
24 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 3157 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 24
25 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 3143 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 25
26 "The Scarlet Plague" (1912): a powerful, early and little-known end-of-the-civilized-world science-fiction novella by Jack London 2826 novella Jack London Jack London Oct. 2015 26
27 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 2770 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 27
28 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 2742 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 28
29 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 2624 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 -
30 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 2607 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Science-Fiction March 2017 -