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    Lilliput    (about)
    Subtitled “The Pocket Magazine for Everyone.” Listings provided by Mike Ashley unless otherwise indicated.

    • Publishers:
      • Pocket Publications, Lincoln’s Inn Chambers, 40-43 Chancery Lane, London, WC2: Lilliput

    • Editors:


    Lilliput [v1 #1, July 1937] (6d, 126pp, digest e/s, cover by Walter Trier)
    • 1 · His First Flight · Liam O’Flaherty · ss
    • 3 · The Songster · Stevie Smith · pm (r); from A Good Time Was Had by All (Cape).
    • 4 · The Boy Who Didn’t Eat Mushrooms · Sacha Guitry · ss
    • 17 · The Curse of a Jewel · Douglas Hamilton · ar; about the Hope and other famous diamonds.
    • 29 · Napoleon’s Hat Under Glass · Manuel Komroff · ss Story Mar/Apr 1932
    • 34 · When Mr. Richardson Went Fishing · Stephen Leacock · ss (r)
    • 45 · An Actor Takes His Cue · Kathleen Hewitt · ss
    • 48 · The Movie Boss Speaks · Sam Goldwyn · ar; although credited to Goldwyn it’s really about him and is presumably editorially written.
    • 52 · I Married an Eskimo · Peter Freuchen · ar
    • 65 · Experiments in Mind-reading · Upton Sinclair · ar
    • 68 · The Man Who Sold His Skeleton · Hasse Zetterström · ss (r); reprinted from a collection published by Cape, but details not given.
    • 75 · They Never omes Back · William Marlow · ar; about old boxing champs.
    • 85 · 20 Signs of an Unfaithful Woman · Ferenc Molnár · ar
    • 90 · Murder Will Out · [Various] · ar; unnamed thriller writers suggest unusual ways of murder.
    • 97 · Men of the Good Old Days: 1. Cast-Iron Billy · Anon. · ar (r); a series about “Old Londoners” starting with the driver of a horse bus reprinted from a book on London Street Life published in 1875.
    • 102 · Don’t Worry—Sleep · A Harley Street Specialist · ar
    • 113 · Death in the Kitchen · Milward Kennedy · ss The Manchester Guardian 1930
    • 118 · Germany’s Amateur Smugglers · Michael Graham · ar


    Lilliput [v1 #2, August 1937] (6d, 126pp, digest e/s, cover by Walter Trier)
    • 3 · How to Borrow Money · Stephen Leacock · hu (r)
    • 19 · Journey Towards the Sun · A Harley Street Specialist · ar
    • 23 · The Vixen’s Mate · Grazia Deledda · ss
    • 36 · What Will the Next War Be Like? · Lucien Zacharoff · ar
    • 40 · The Mother · Leslie Halward · ss New Stories Feb/Mar 1936
    • 51 · When Peder Solberg Came Home · Peter Egge; translated by Anders Orbeck · ss Norway’s Best Stories, ed. Hanna Astrup Larsen, American-Scandinavian Foundation 1927; translated from the Norwegian.
    • 56 · Marvels of Oriental Arithmetic · Roda Roda · ar
    • 59 · Ballet Boom · Arnold L. Haskell · ar
    • 67 · Petticoat Arabian Knights · Ladislas Farago · ar
    • 73 · The Ring · Knut Hamsun; translated by Anders Orbeck · vi Norway’s Best Stories, ed. Hanna Astrup Larsen, American-Scandinavian Foundation 1927; translated from the Norwegian.
    • 87 · Men of the Good Old Days: 2. Recruiting Sergeants · Anon. · ar (r); a series about “Old Londoners” reprinted from an 1875 book on London Street Life.
    • 91 · A Question of Discpline · Horton Giddy · ss
    • 103 · The Kidnapped Venus · Douglas Hamilton · ar; about the Venus de Milo.
    • 108 · The Madness of Monty · Kathleen Hewitt · ss
    • 119 · A Genius at Bargaining · Ferenc Molnár · hu
    • 122 · The Complete Gardener · George Pulling · ar


    Lilliput [v1 #3, September 1937] (6d, 126pp, digest e/s, cover by Walter Trier)
    • 3 · Does Colonel Blimp exist? · David Low · ar
    • 8 · Information on Ellen · Ladislas Lakatos · ss
    • 10 · Poor Harriet Hope · Stevie Smith · pm
    • 20 · The Soldier’s Execution · Daniel Fibikh · ss
    • 23 · Bullfighting at Night · Juan Belmonte · ar (r); extract from his autobiography.
    • 39 · The Handsome Plumber · Malachi Whitaker · ss
    • 43 · A Schoolboy’s Note on Scotland · Billy Bunter · hu
    • 55 · How Bill became a Parson · T. Thompson · ss
    • 59 · “Here Lies the Bones...” · Cecil Hunt · ar; about epitaphs.
    • 61 · Arrest of a Killer · Pierre Véry · ss
    • 67 · No Lonely Journey · Kathleen Hewitt · ss
    • 70 · The Second Wife · Frank Brownlee · ss
    • 83 · Murder in Liverpool · Karel Capek · ss
    • 86 · 1066 on the Air · Stephen Leacock · hu
    • 119 · Men of the Good Old Days: 3. Ginger-beer Makers and ’Mush-fakers’ · Anon. · ar (r); a series about “Old Londoners” reprinted from an 1875 book on London Street Life.


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