The Most-Visited Articles on this site

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1. Articles the most visited in 2018

2. Articles the most visited cumulatively as of Feb. 1, 2019

1. ARTICLES THE MOST VISITED IN 2018

Rank __________________Title_________________ Visits Genre__ Author_____ Section_____ Date Posted Prev. Rank
1 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 10324 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 1
2 "Destination Universe!" - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s superb first anthology of his science-fiction short stories 8507 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 7
3 "The Shadow Men (1950)" - the full text of an outstanding golden-age s-f novel by A. E. van Vogt never before republished 7278 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 2
4 "The Monster" (1948) - A. E. van Vogt’s best short story (the full text) 6791 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2013 3
5 The complete stories and novels of A. E. van Vogt: synopses, comments and ratings 6419 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 4
6 "The World of Null-A" (1945) by A. E. van Vogt - the full text 6219 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 5
7 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 5256 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 6
8 "The Voyage of the Space Beagle" (1950) by A. E. van Vogt - the complete text of this great science-fiction writer’s best novel 5250 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 8
9 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 5025 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 9
10 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 4175 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 12
11 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 4039 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 10
12 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 4012 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 11
13 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 3646 novelette Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 13
14 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 3417 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2017 14
15 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 3235 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi April 2013 15
16 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 3068 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 16
17 "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 March 2015 17
18 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 2658 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 18
19 "Clothes Make People (Kleider machen Leute)" by Gottfried Keller (1874) - one of the most famous German-language stories now available in English 2652 novelette Gottfried Keller Other Great Stories Apr. 2018 21
20 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 2602 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 19
21 Jack London’s two great boxing stories: "A Piece of Steak" (1909) and "The Mexican" (1911) 2328 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 20
22 "The Ship of Darkness" (1948) - a golden-age s-f/fantasy story by A. E. van Vogt 2313 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2017 23
23 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 1968 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 22
24 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 1938 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 24
25 “He Who Shrank" (1936) by Henry Hasse 1914 novella Henry Hasse Other Great Sci-Fi Apr. 2017 27
26 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 1832 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 25
27 "Rogue Male" (1939) by Geoffrey Household 1758 thriller Geoffrey Household Thrillers March 2017 26
28 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 1655 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 29
29 "The Twonky" (1942) by Henry Kuttner and C.L. Moore (Lewis Padgett) 1646 short story Henry Kuttner and C.L. Moore Other Science-Fiction July 2013 28
30 "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1844) by Heinrich Hoffmann - an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave - or else! 1450 short story Heinrich Hoffmann Other Great Stories Apr.. 2018 30

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) 40244 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) 26245 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 2
3 The Complete Short Stories of Jack London – synopses, comments and ratings 20517 essay Ray Jack London June 2014 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 19203 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 17016 essay Ray A. E. van Vogt June 2013 6
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 16814 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt April 2015 5
7 The funniest Science-Fiction story: "MUGWUMP 4" (1959) by Robert Silverberg - the complete text 13686 short story Robert Silverberg Other Great Sci-Fi April 2013 7
8 "The Weapon Shops of Isher" (1949) - a major golden-age novella by A. E. van Vogt never before republished! 11300 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 10683 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt June 2015 9
10 Jack London’s in-depth exploration of the (shocking) living conditions in London’s East End: "The People of the Abyss" (1902) 8477 memoir Jack London Jack London Dec. 2016 11
11 "Vault of the Beast" (1940) - the full text of A. E. van Vogt’s first s-f story 8395 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt March 2015 10
12 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOKS ONE AND TWO 8368 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 12
13 Fifteen Golden-Age Science-Fiction Stories by A. E. van Vogt 7618 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Jan. 2016 14
14 "Dormant" (1948) - a great golden-age sci-fi story by A. E. van Vogt 7307 short story A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt July 2015 13
15 (Our selection of) The World’s Greatest Novels 6269 book reviews Ray The Greatest Novels Oct. 2009 15
16 Survival in the Klondike – 10 great stories by Jack London 6104 anthology Jack London Jack London July 2016 17
17 “When Time was New” (1964) by Robert F. Young - the complete text 5971 novelette Robert F. Young Other Great Sci-Fi May 2013 16
18 "CHILDREN of YESTERDAY" - Jan Valtin’s dramatic eyewitness account of the Pacific War in the Philippines 1944-4512 5630 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs Nov. 2017 19
19 “Centaurus II” (1947) by A. E. van Vogt - a golden-age s-f novella never before republished 5538 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Feb. 2015 18
20 The funniest golden-age s-f story: "The Proud Robot" (1943) by Henry Kuttner (Lewis Padgett) 5414 short story Henry Kuttner Other Great Sci-Fi March 2017 20
21 "Away and Beyond" - A. E. van Vogt’s other great 1952 anthology (the complete text) 5245 anthology A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Oct. 2015 22
22 "Slan" (1940) - A. E. van Vogt’s first and most famous novel (the complete text) 5092 novel A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 21
23 “Dr. Marigold’s Prescriptions” (1865) - the full text of a great late story by Charles Dickens 4778 novelette Charles Dickens Other Great Stories Dec. 2014 23
24 “The Beast" - an early van Vogt s-f novella now available for the first time since 1943 4726 novella A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Sep. 2013 24
25 "Not Only Dead Men" (1942) the complete text of an early story by A. E. van Vogt 4694 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt May 2015 25
26 Thoughts on reading « The Rubaiyat » of Omar Khayyam, translated by Edward Fitzgerald 4635 essay Ray English Poetry Feb. 2006 26
27 "Farewell to the Master (The Day the Earth Stood Still)” (1940) by Harry Bates 4448 novelette Harry Bates Other Great Sci-Fi April 2017 27
28 "Out of the Night" (1941) by Jan Valtin – BOOK THREE 4377 memoir Jan Valtin Memoirs April 2017 28
29 "Black Destroyer" (1939) - the original text of A. E. van Vogt’s first published s-f story 4023 novelette A. E. van Vogt A. E. van Vogt Dec. 2016 30
30 “Skirmish (Bathe Your Bearings in Blood)" (1950) by Clifford Simak - the full text 4012 short story Clifford Simak Other Great Sci-Fi May 2015 29