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Omega Science Digest

Total Issues: 37

The Australian edition of Science Digest. The US edition is strictly a non-fiction magazine, but the Australian edition included original fiction as a regular part of every issue and thus more closely resembled Omni.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan/Feb-1981, as Omega: Science Fiction Index (only fiction indexed)
  Mar/Apr-1981 – Jan/Feb-1987, as Omega Science Digest: Science Fiction Index (only fiction indexed)

Publishers

  Fairfax Magazines, Sydney, Australia

Editors

  Philip Gore

Formats

  A4 slick

Prices

  AS2.50

Pagecounts

  132pp

Frequency

  bimonthly

Related Sites

  Science Fiction Encyclopedia
 
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Omicron

Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1979: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Omicron Publications, Victoria, Australia.
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Omni

Total Issues: 200+2=202 (as at Oct-2017)

High gloss popular science magazine which regularly ran science fiction

Issues & Index Sources

  Oct-1978 – Winter 1995: Science Fiction Index (only fiction indexed)
  Winter 2016 – present: Science Fiction Index (Missing: any after Spring 2016)

Publishers

  Oct-1978 – Winter 1995: Omni Publications (Bob Guccione)
  Winter 2016 – present: 3001 Media LLC

Editors

  Oct-1978 – Dec-1979: Ben Bova
  Jan-1980 – Sep-1981: Robert Sheckley
  Oct-1981 – Winter 1995: Ellen Datlow

Formats

  Slick

Frequency

  monthly

Related Sites

  Science Fiction Encyclopedia
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Omni (UK) [1978]

British reprint edition of Omni

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1978 – Feb-1980: Science Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Formats:   Slick
Frequency:   monthly
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Omni (UK) [1984]

see under UK Omni

Omnibook Magazine

Contained "authorized abridgements of current best-selling books".

Issues & Index Sources

  Dec-1938 – 1957?: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)

Publishers

  Omnibook Inc., 76 Ninth Avenue, New York

Editors

  Maxwell M. Geffen & Victor W. Knauth

Formats

  5.4" x 7.75"

Prices

  35c

Pagecounts

  194pp (in 1948); 162pp (in 1949); 145pp (in 1950)

Frequency

  monthly

Title Changes

  Dec-1938 – Feb-1939: Omnibook; selected current books in abridged editions
  Mar-1939 – Nov-1939: Omnibook magazine; select current literature in abridged form
  Dec-1939 – May-1950: Omnibook magazine; authorized abridgements of current best-sellers
  Jun-1950 – 1957?: Omnibook Best-Seller Magazine.
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Omnifan

Total Issues: 10

Omnifan started out as a run of the mill mimeod fanzine but became an offset semipro item. It had fiction by O. A. Kline and W. Paul Ganly. Darrell Schweitzer, Otto Binder and others did reviews and articles.

Issues & Index Sources:  1969? – 1974?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Modern Limited Publications, St. Michael, North Dakota
Editors:   David Anthony Kraft
 

Once a Month [1861]

Total Issues: 17

Subtitled "original tales by the most popular authors"

Issues & Index Sources:  Sep-1861 – Jan-1863
Frequency:   monthly

Once a Month [1868]

Total Issues: 33

Subtitled "a monthly magazine of general and amusing literature".

Issues & Index Sources

  Nov-1868 – Dec-1869
  Jan-1871
  Mar-1872 – Aug-1873

Editors

  1872 – 1873: Joseph Collins

Frequency

  monthly

Once a Week [1859]

Published serials as well as complete stories, some longer than average. Authors include Charles Reade ("The Cloister and the Hearth" 1859 as "A Good Fight"), George Meredith, George Du Maurier. Revamped as five different series during this period.

Issues & Index Sources

  2-Jul-1859 – May-1879: Index to Periodical Literature (1859 - 1874 only)

Publishers

  1859 – ?: Bradbury & Evans
  ? – 1873: James Rice
  1873 – 1879: George Manville Fenn

Editors

  1859 – 1865: Samuel Lucas
  1865 – 1867: Edward Walford
  Jan-1868 – Jul-1869: E.S. Dallas
  1869 – 1873: Mark Lemon
  1873 – 1879: George Manville Fenn

Formats

  tabloid but heavily illustrated

Prices

  6d

Frequency

  weekly

Sources

  British Literary Magazines Vol. 3

Once a Week [1871]

Primarily a fashion magazine that ran some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources

  4-Mar-1871 – 11-Nov-1871

#superseded by Frank Leslie's Ladies' Journal

Publishers

  Frank Leslie

Editors

  Mrs Squier

Frequency

  weekly

Sources

  Dime Novel Bibliography

Once a Week [1884]

Issues & Index Sources:  1884 – 1887
Editors:   Edgar Lee
Frequency:   weekly

Once-a-Week [1888]

see also under Collier's Weekly

Once a Week Library

Total Issues: 298

Issues & Index Sources:  1889 – 1894
Publishers:   P. F. Collier
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Once Upon a World

Total Issues: 10

Annual spiral bound fanzine with original fiction, poetry. art and book reviews, primarily SF but also some fantasy.

Issues & Index Sources:  1988 – 2001: Science Fiction Index (Missing: #4)
Publishers:   Emily Alward, Nineveh, IN
Editors:   Emily Alward
Frequency:   annual
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One

A literary magazine. #6 (1974) was a special all-SF issue.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1974: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Andarth Interrelated Projects, Highland Park, NJ

One at a Time Library

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  1888
Publishers:   Aldine Publishing Co.
Frequency:   monthly

108 - Celebrating Baseball

Total Issues: 3

A glossy magazine containing baseball related articles and fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  Summer 2006 – Summer 2007: Sports Fiction Index
Publishers:   Sandlot Media, Inc.
Prices:   $7.95


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