Fantastic Adventures - August 1942


Cover story is THE DAUGHTER OF THOR by Edmond Hamilton. Robert Gibson Jones cover art. Cover colors are nice and bright. Pages are slightly toned. Spine end has a few tiny tears. 6.5"x9.5" with 242 pages. Contents:



  • The Little Man Who Wasn't All There - short story by Robert Bloch
  • The Kid from Kalamazoo - novelette by Eric Frank Russell
  • The Luck of Enoch Higgins - short story by Charles R. Tanner
  • The Son of Death - novella by Robert Moore Williams
  • Creegar Dares to Die - novella by David Wright O'Brien
  • Mr. Ames' Devil - short story by August Derleth [as by August W. Derleth]
  • The Mental Gangster - short story by John Russell Fearn [as by Thornton Ayre]
  • Tink Takes Command - short story by William P. McGivern
  • The Daughter of Thor - novella by Edmond Hamilton
  • Vulcan - God of Heavy Industry - essay by unknown [as by Henry Gade]
  • Just About Eels - essay by Robert Fleming
  • Cancer - The Fantastic - essay by A. Morris
  • A Jules Verne Fantasy - essay by Jack West
  • News Item: Fly Eats Spider! - essay by Carter T. Wainwright
  • The First U.S. Patent - essay by A. Morris
  • Back cover -  Vulcan - God of Heavy Industry
  • interior artwork by Frank R. Paul



  • Fantastic Adventures
  • Vol. 4 No. 8 August 1942
  • Ziff-Davis Publishing Company