Garrett P. Serviss

Amazing Histories, January 1927: Start of a New Year

Amazing Histories, January 1927: Start of a New Year

The first issue of Amazing Stories for 1927 features writing by, among others, Murray Leinster and H. G. Wells, as well as the magazine's first...letters column! Read More »

Amazing Histories, December 1926: Moon-Men and Murders

Amazing Histories, December 1926: Moon-Men and Murders

Amazing Stories closes out its first year of publication with excerpts from novels by H. G. Wells and Garrett O. Serviss, and much, much more. Read More »

Amazing Histories, November 1926: Apocalyptic Visions

Amazing Histories, November 1926: Apocalyptic Visions

The November 1926 issue of Amazing Stories contained a lot of dark stories, including the conclusion of the serialization of H. G. Wells' The Island of Doctor Moreau. Read More »

Amazing Histories, September 1926: Novel Matters

Amazing Histories, September 1926: Novel Matters

the sixth issue of Amazing Stories focuses on novel excerpts rather than short stories, but what novel excerpts they are! Read More »

Amazing Histories, August 1926: The Mind Electric

Amazing Histories, August 1926: The Mind Electric

A recurring theme in Amazing Stories #5 is the alteration of the human mind. Read More »

Amazing Histories, July 1926: Science or Fantasy?

Amazing Histories, July 1926: Science or Fantasy?

In issue four of Amazing Stories, Hugo Gernsback editorializes about how much science should appear in stories in his magazine; but, does the fiction deliver? Read More »

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE (Last Part): Amazing’s First Full Year

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE (Last Part): Amazing’s First Full Year

Steve finishes his "time machine" with a look at the final three issues of Amazing's first full year. Read More »

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 3)

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 3)

Steve continues his look at the first full year of Amazing Stories. This week it's the third quarter of 1926. Read More »

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 2)

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 2)

Continuing his series on the first year of Amazing Stories, Steve sees what "scientifiction" was trying to become: US! Read More »