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    Argosy (UK) [v14 #6, June 1953] (Amalgamated Press, 1/6d, 144pp, 4.7" x 7.6")
    This issue is subtitled “Coronation Number”.
    • 4 · Queen Elizabeth II · H. M. Raleigh · pm
    • 5 · Crowning a Queen [from The Girlhood of Queen Victoria] · Queen Victoria · ex Longmans, Green 1912
    • 10 · A Masque of Queens · Anon. · qz
    • 11 · Tamperley Ladies · John Moore · ss (r)
    • 21 · Hurricane · Mackenzie Cottrell · ss (r)
    • 31 · A Roman Holiday · William Sansom · ss (r)
    • 35 · Alter Ego · David McCord · pm (r)
    • 36 · Royal Romances · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 39 · The Murderer · Ray Bradbury · ss The Golden Apples of the Sun, Doubleday 1953
    • 47 · Mind of a Child · Roland Pertwee · ss (r)
    • 57 · Patient in Peking [from Brain Surgeon] · William Sharpe · ex Gollancz 1953
    • 67 · Sea Chest · Bartimeus · ss (r)
    • 71 · By Any Other Name [from A Name to Conjure With] · G. B. Stern · ex Macmillan 1953
    • 72 · The Crusader’s Key · Eric Linklater · nv God Likes Them Plain, Cape 1935
    • 90 · To Chelsea · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 93 · Sunset of the Mammoth · R. W. Krepps · ss (r)
    • 104 · What’s Yours? [from Shirtfronts and Sables] · W. Macqueen-Pope · ex Robert Hale 1953
    • 105 · To the Queen · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 106 · School for Danger [Part 1 of 4] · Michael Gilbert · sl
    • 144 · Prize Argosy Crossword No. 1 · Anon. · pz


    Argosy (UK) [v14 #7, July 1953] (Amalgamated Press, 1/6d, 144pp, 4.7" x 7.6")
    • 4 · Poppies · Richard Church · pm Collected Poems of Richard Church, J.M. Dent 1948
    • 5 · Boating Weather · Margery Sharp · ss (r)
    • 15 · More Spinned Against... · John Wyndham · ss Fantasy Fiction Jun 1953
    • 25 · Coronation Tree · Margaret Bonham · ss (r)
    • 34 · Flower of Love · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 37 · Law-Abiding · Marc Brandel · ss
    • 49 · Nothing to Report · Paul Ernst · ss Astounding Feb 1939, as “‘Nothing Happens on the Moon’”; the “Science Fiction Choice”.
    • 64 · Star-Bright · Haro Hodson · pm
    • 65 · Calling Muldoon! · Geoffrey Kino · ss
    • 72 · Pass the Port · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 75 · White Cottage · L. A. G. Strong · nv Tuesday Afternoon and Other Stories, Gollancz 1935
    • 91 · The Moonstone: A Romance · Wilkie Collins · ms (r); outline of the novel.
    • 94 · Menagerie · Anon. · qz
    • 95 · Gipsy Quest · Jim Phelan · ss
    • 102 · If Wishes Were Horses · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 105 · Isle of Delight [from The Lusiads] · Camoens; translated by William C. Atkinson · ex Penguin 1952
    • 112 · School for Danger [Part 2 of 4] · Michael Gilbert · sl
    • 144 · Prize Argosy Crossword No. 2 · Anon. · pz



    Argosy (UK) [v14 #9, September 1953] (Amalgamated Press, 1/6d, 144pp, 4.7" x 7.6")
    • 4 · Daphne · Edith Sitwell · pm
    • 5 · Whitewash · Rose Macaulay · ss The Second Ghost Book, ed. Cynthia Asquith, James Barrie 1952
    • 9 · Non-Stop · A. J. Deutsch · ss Astounding Dec 1950, as “A Subway Named Mobius”; the “Science Fiction Choice”.
    • 22 · Running Buffet [from Shaggy Dog] · John Waller · ex Duckworth 1953
    • 23 · Secret Company · Michael Foster · ss (r)
    • 35 · Turkish Delight [from Cities and Men, Volume I] · Sir Harry Luke · ex Geoffrey Bles 1953
    • 36 · Vision of Delight · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 39 · Romola: Passion and Intrigue in Renaissance Italy · George Eliot · ms (r); outline of the novel.
    • 42 · When Knights Were Bold... · Anon. · qz
    • 43 · Meadow of the World · Ray Bradbury · ss The Golden Apples of the Sun, Doubleday 1953, as “The Meadow”
    • 56 · Personable Cats · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 59 · Champagne! · Michael Arlen · ss (r)
    • 72 · A Kid for Two Farthings [Joe and the Unicorn] · Wolf Mankowitz · ss
    • 89 · Ship Ahoy! · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 91 · Match for the Devil · Stuart Cloete · ss (r)
    • 100 · Calling-Cards · Ivan Bunin; translated by Leo Gruliont · ss (r)
    • 105 · School for Danger [Part 4 of 4] · Michael Gilbert · sl
    • 144 · Prize Argosy Crossword No. 4 · Anon. · pz


    Argosy (UK) [v14 #10, October 1953] (Amalgamated Press, 1/6d, 144pp, 4.7" x 7.6")
    • 4 · London Wind · Margaret Stanley-Wrench · pm
    • 5 · Scent of Summer · Ray Bradbury · ss Star Science Fiction Stories, ed. Frederik Pohl, Ballantine 1953, as “A Scent of Sarsaparilla”; slightly revised.
    • 11 · Lax the Salmon · Roland Pertwee · ss (r)
    • 22 · Excelsior! · Anon. · qz
    • 23 · Last Boundary · Lord Dunsany · ss John Bull Apr 29 1950, as “Autumn Cricket”
    • 27 · Safe Assumption [from Laughter on the Stairs] · Beverley Nichols · ex Jonathan Cape 1953
    • 28 · Bonne Bouche · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 31 · Lemon Blossom · Edith Macwhirter · ss
    • 37 · Female of the Species · John Wyndham · nv The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction Jan 1953, as “Perfect Creature”; the “Science Fiction Choice”.; revised from “The Perfect Creature,” Tales of Wonder #1 ’37, as by John Beynon.
    • 54 · Soldiers of the Queen · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 57 · Three Miles Up · Elizabeth Jane Howard & Robert Aickman · ss We Are for the Dark, Cape 1951; actually by Howard alone.
    • 72 · Share Cropping · Rod MacLean · pm (r)
    • 73 · Virtuoso · Vincent Sheean · ss The Saturday Evening Post Feb 18 1933
    • 84 · Landscape with Figures · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 87 · Clever Dog · Dal Stivens · ss
    • 93 · Under Two Flags: Adventure and Romance with the Foreign Legion · Ouida · ms (r); outline of the novel.
    • 97 · Polynesian Magic · F. T. Bullen · ss (r)
    • 101 · New Member · Geoffrey Kino · ss
    • 112 · Cockney Unicorn [Joe and the Unicorn] · Wolf Mankowitz · nv
    • 144 · Prize Argosy Crossword No. 5 · Anon. · pz


    Argosy (UK) [v14 #11, November 1953] (Amalgamated Press, 1/6d, 144pp, 4.7" x 7.6")
    • 4 · Full Moon · Victoria Sackville-West · pm (r)
    • 5 · Secret Vintage · Geoffrey Household · ss
    • 13 · Spanish Reward · John Inglis Hall · ss
    • 19 · Cat Up a Tree · William Sansom · ss The Cornhill Magazine May 1944
    • 27 · Masquerade · Anon. · qz
    • 28 · Deceivers Ever · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 31 · Harsh Country · David Walker · ss
    • 43 · Lodestar · William L. Bade · nv Galaxy Science Fiction Oct 1951, as “Ambition”; the “Science Fiction Choice”.
    • 59 · Price of Silence · Ray Bradbury · ss Cavalier Nov 1952, as “Torrid Sacrifice”
    • 64 · Pictures at an Exhibition · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 67 · Heads or Tails · Noel Blakiston · ss Canon James, and Other Stories, Chapman & Hall 1951
    • 73 · Call of the Sea · Bartimeus · ss (r)
    • 77 · The Hollow Man · Thomas Burke · ss Collier’s Oct 14 1933
    • 87 · Reversed Charge [from Cities and Men, Volume II] · Sir Harry Luke · ex Geoffrey Bles 1953
    • 88 · Action Stations · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 91 · Delectable Whiskers · Leslie Bonnet · ss
    • 105 · Invitation · Ogden Nash · pm The New Yorker
    • 106 · The Story of Esther Costello [Part 1 of 4] · Nicholas Monsarrat · sl (r)
    • 144 · Prize Argosy Crossword No. 6 · Anon. · pz


    Argosy (UK) [v14 #12, December 1953] (Amalgamated Press, 1/6d, 144pp, 4.7" x 7.6")
    Is now printed by The Hotspur Press, Manchester.
    • 4 · Moonlit Apples · John Drinkwater · pm To-Day Dec 1917
    • 5 · Playing the Goat · Bryan MacMahon · ss
    • 13 · The Bike · William Saroyan · ss
    • 20 · Talking Through Our Hats! · Anon. · qz
    • 21 · Sea Devil · Arthur Gordon · ss The Saturday Evening Post Apr 11 1953
    • 30 · Dancing Days · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 33 · Wings of Love · Lin Yutang · ss Famous Chinese Short Stories, John Day 1952
    • 42 · Now · Walter de la Mare · pm (r)
    • 43 · Finger of Fate · Nina Warner Hooke · ss
    • 61 · The Man from the Morgue · Eric Frank Russell · ss Astounding Sep 1938, as “Impulse”; the “Science Fiction Choice”.
    • 71 · Walking on Stilts · John Smith · pm The Dark Side of Love, The Hogarth Press 1952
    • 72 · Something to Declare · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 75 · A Question of Uplift · Rudolph Umland · ss (r)
    • 83 · Marmosets · Paul Roche · vi The Rat and the Convent Dove, and Other Fables, The Hand and Flower Press 1952
    • 85 · Sailor, Sailor! · Wilbur Daniel Steele · ss Pictorial Review Jul 1927
    • 97 · Seeing Eye · E. C. Anstey · ss
    • 106 · Gentlemen Are Cooks · [Various] · ms (r)
    • 108 · The Story of Esther Costello [Part 2 of 4] · Nicholas Monsarrat · sl (r)
    • 144 · Prize Crossword No. 7 · Anon. · pz



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