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Pulp fiction magazines, fiction magazine pdf. Free online; mostly from the mid-to-late 20th Century. Free online library.

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Fiction Magazines PDF – Pulp Fiction Magazines

Adventure – Free Pulp Fiction Magazines


U.S. – Various publishers

Adventure magazine was first published in 1910 by the Ridgway company. It became one of the most popular and profitable of the pulp magazines, continuing until 1971.

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Argosy – Free Pulp Fiction Magazines

1973-1978 (B&W)

ca 1912-1942

U.S. – Frank Munsey

Argosy Magazine is said to be the first American pulp magazine, appearing in 1882 and continuing until 1978. In the inter-war years it was one of the most important pulp magazines, and contained stories by the better-known writers of the era.

Aviation Fiction Variety – Pulp Fiction Magazine


U.S.: Various publishers

Various magazines, mostly short story fiction, about flyers and flying. Vintage fiction magazines.

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Blue Book – Pulp Fiction Magazines Online


U.S.: Consolidated Magazines & other publishers

Blue Book was one of the four top fiction magazines in the U.S. in the early 20th century. The target audience was both men and women, and the work of many well-known writers and illustrators appeared there. Authors included Edgar Rice Burroughs, Agatha Christie, Zane Grey and Rider Haggard. The Blue Book was published under varying titles from 1906 to 1975. – from Wikipedia. Vintage short story magazines, pulp fiction magazines.

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Classics Illustrated – Fiction Magazine PDF


U.S.: Classics Illustrated

“Classics Illustrated is an American comic book/magazine series featuring adaptations of literary classics such as Les Miserables, Moby Dick, Hamlet, and The Iliad. Created by Albert Kanter, the series began publication in 1941 and finished its first run in 1971, producing 169 issues. ” – Internet Archive.

Crime Stories Magazine Collection – Pulp Fiction Magazines Online

Magazine Collection 1870-1971

Various publishers

A wide variety of mystery & crime fiction magazines, published from the late 19th century through the 1960s. Detective magazine pdf.

Detective Magazine Collection – Pulp Fiction Magazine PDF

ca 1920s – 1950s

U.S. – Various publishers

A number of titles are represented here, especially including ‘True Detective Mysteries Magazine’, ‘Dime Mystery Magazine’ and ‘Dime Detective Magazine’. Detective magazine pdf.

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Love Story – Pulp Fiction Magazines PDF


U.S.: Street & Smith

Love Story was one of the most popular pulp fiction magazines, and the leading romance magazine in the 1930s and 1940s. There were 1,158 issues during its life from 1922 to 1947, as it appeared weekly for long stretches. – from The Pulp Magazines Project. Romantic short stories free.

The Shadow – Pulp Fiction Magazines Online

1931-1949 (Black & White)

U.S. – Street & Smith

The character called “The Shadow” debuted in July 1930 on the radio program “Detective Story Hour”, which was produced by the same company already publishing “Detective Story Magazine”. “The Shadow” magazine first appeared April 1931, and ended with the Summer 1949 issue. – Wikipedia.

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Western Magazine Variety – Pulp Fiction Magazine Free

ca 1934-1960

U.S. – Various publishers

Here are several Western fiction magazines, mostly published from the 1930s to about 1960. Magazine titles include ‘.44 Western’, Speed ‘Western Stories’, ‘Thrilling Western’, ‘Western Story’, ‘World Wide Adventure’, ‘Zane Grey’s Western’, and others. Free Western magazines, pulp fiction magazines.

Websites of More Fiction Magazines

Free online versions of these fiction magazines are not available, but their websites feature articles of interest.

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Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine – Fiction Magazines PDF

Baker Street Irregulars & Baker Street Journal – Online Pulp Fiction Magazine

Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine – Online Fiction Magazines

Mystery Scene – Online Fiction Magazines

Over My Dead Body! – Fiction Magazines Online

Sherlock Holmes Journal – Online Pulp Fiction Magazine

Thrilling Detective – Online Pulp Fiction Magazine

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