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    Argosy (UK)
    Title changed from The Argosy. Title is “Argosy of Complete Stories” on front cover and contents page, but just “Argosy” on spine. Printed in England by Allied Newspapers Ltd., Manchester and published on the 7th of each month by The Amalgamated Press Ltd., The Fleetway House, Farringdon Street, London, E.C.4. Cover has large faint silhouette of ship in background, with small darker silhouette of ship in foreground, in two different colours, together with list of author names. On the first issue seen (5/40) the caption at the bottom reads “Enjoy the Good Company of the World’s Greatest Writers”; on later issues this just lists the featured story.



    Argosy (UK) [v1 #2 (New Series), March 1940] (Amalgamated Press, 1/-, 192pp, 5.3" x 7.6")
    • 2 · Wander-Thirst · Gerald Gould · pm (r)
    • 3 · Why the Gunner Went Ashore · “Bartimeus” · ss Naval Occasion and Some Traits of the Sailor-Man, William Blackwood 1914
    • 18 · Cruel Clever Cat · Geoffrey Taylor · pm New Verse
    • 19 · Long Division · G. B. Stern · ss (r)
    • 29 · This Means You—And Me · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 31 · The Portrait · Aldous Huxley · ss Harper’s Magazine Dec 1922
    • 41 · The Screw · Cora Jarrett · ss I Asked No Other Thing, Farrar 1937
    • 47 · Madrigal · Anon. · pm 1602
    • 48 · Compliment and Comment · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 51 · Louisa, Lady Whitney · André Maurois · ss
    • 59 · What’s Your Guess? · Anon. · qz
    • 60 · Sweet Sleep · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 65 · The Toad Men of Tumbaroo [Colin Glencannon] · Guy Gilpatric · ss The Saturday Evening Post Dec 5 1936
    • 80 · Don’t You Believe It! · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 83 · First Love · Phyllis Bottome · ss (r)
    • 95 · Death, Fire and Life · Arnold Bennett · ss The Delineator Feb 1926, as “A Kiss for Curtenty”
    • 109 · Orange Blossom · Francis Brett Young · ss The Cage Bird and Other Stories, Heinemann 1933
    • 128 · Two Poems · Alice Meynell · gp (r)
    • _128 · At Night · Alice Meynell · pm Other Poems, privately printed 1896
    • _128 · Renouncement · Alice Meynell · pm Sonnets of Three Centuries, ed. T. Hall Caine, Elliot Stock 1882
    • 129 · The Young Doctor [Reginald Fortune] · H. C. Bailey · nv Mr. Fortune’s Practice, Methuen 1923
    • 148 · Every Dog His Day · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 149 · Amok · Stefan Zweig · na Neue Freie Presse 1922
    • 192 · Argosy Crossword · Anon. · pz




    Argosy (UK) [v1 #5 (New Series), June 1940] (Amalgamated Press, 1/-, 192pp, 5.3" x 7.6")
    • 2 · Over the River · John Moore · ms (r)
    • 3 · Strange Encounter · L. A. G. Strong · ss (r)
    • 12 · Caviare and Kippers · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 15 · Flood on the Goodwins · A. D. Divine · ss 1933; My Best Spy Story, ed. Anon., Faber and Faber 1938
    • 24 · May Is Building Her House · Richard Le Gallienne · pm Harper’s Magazine May 1913
    • 25 · The Horses of Bright Star Pass · Vingie E. Roe · ss The Story-teller Jun 1935
    • 39 · Love from a Stranger · Agatha Christie · nv The Grand Magazine Nov 1924, as “Philomel Cottage”
    • 58 · Bats in the Belfry · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 61 · Royal Palace Hotel · Marcus Cheke · ss (r)
    • 73 · The Wine Is Sour · Arthur Tofte · ss Esquire Jun 1937
    • 80 · Fig Leaves · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 83 · The Bird That Didn’t Go South · Christopher Morley · ss (r)
    • 87 · Martin’s Close · M. R. James · nv More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Arnold 1911
    • 102 · “I Wish I Loved the Human Race” · Sir Walter Raleigh · pm (r)
    • 103 · Reprieve · Francis Beeding · ss
    • 109 · Ghosts · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 113 · At the Sign of the Brass Knuckle [Colin Glencannon] · Guy Gilpatric · ss The Saturday Evening Post Apr 23 1938
    • 129 · The Bell on Hell Shoal · Talbot Mundy · ss The Passing Show Jul 15 1933
    • 147 · Third Person Singular · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 149 · The Gypsy · W. B. Trites · nv (r)
    • 192 · Argosy Crossword · Anon. · pz





    Argosy (UK) [v1 #9 (New Series), October 1940] (Amalgamated Press, 1/-, 160pp, 5.3" x 7.6")



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