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1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN MARCH 2019

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


1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN MARCH 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) 5,059 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 1
2 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 3,279 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 2
3 The complete short stories and novelettes of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 1,455 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 3
4 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 1,372 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2017 8
5 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 1,264 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 4
6 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 1,068 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 6
7 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 1,000 novelette Gottfried Keller Other Great Stories April 2018 10
8 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories 915 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 5
9 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 893 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 9
10 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 573 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 8
11 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 523 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 11
12 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 495 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 20
13 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 476 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 12
14 The complete novels and novellas of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 438 essay Ray Jack London Feb. 2019 7
15 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 434 novelette Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 18
16 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 371 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 16
17 “He Who Shrank" (1936) by Henry Hasse 357 novella Henry Hasse Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 21
18 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 339 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Other Great Stories April 2018 -
19 A comparative study of the vocabulary of the greatest Western authors 305 essay Ray German Studies March 2019 -
20 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 300 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 24
21 "The Weapon Shop" (1942) by A. E. van Vogt 279 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 -
22 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 270 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 15
23 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 248 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 17
24 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 231 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 24
25 “The Star Rover” (1915) - a novel about prison life in (and out of) San Quentin by Jack London 217 novel Jack London Jack London March 2019 -
26 “Tintern Abbey” (1798) by William Wordsworth - the original and most authentic text 209 poem William Wordsworth English Poetry Nov. 2013 -
27 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 208 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 19
28 "The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" (1859), translated by Edward Fitzgerald 205 essay Ray English Poetry March 2018 25
29 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 204 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 -
30 "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 22

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) 48,671 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) 28,225 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 23,419 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 4
4 The complete short stories and novelettes of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 23,409 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 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 20,703 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 17,826 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 6
7 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 13,948 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi April 2013 7
8 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 12,937 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 8
9 "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 9
10 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 9,527 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 13
11 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 9,199 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 11
12 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 9,071 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 10
13 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 8,713 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 12
14 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 7,503 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 14
15 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 7,130 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 15
16 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 6,355 book reviews Ray The Greatest Novels Oct. 2009 16
17 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 6,138 novelette Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013 17
18 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 6,129 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 19
19 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 6,073 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 18
20 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 6,018 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 21
21 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 5,750 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb. 2015 20
22 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 5,550 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 22
23 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 5,436 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2017 30
24 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 5,118 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 24
25 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 4,985 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 25
26 “Dr. Marigold’s Prescriptions” (1865) - the full text of a great late story by Charles Dickens 4,898 novelette Charles Dickens Other Great Stories Dec. 2014 23
27 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 4,868 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 28
28 “The Beast" - an early van Vogt s-f novella now available for the first time since 1943 4,803 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 26
29 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 4,762 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 27
30 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1,000) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 4,628 novelette Gottfried Keller Other Great Stories April 2018 -