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Pratt, (Murray) Fletcher (1897-1956) (items) (chron.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pratt_fletcher


Pratt, Grace Tyler (1869-1916) (items) (chron.)
Born in Deerfield, Massachusetts; died in Harpswell, Maine.


Pratt, Harry Noyes (1879-1944) (items) (chron.)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2011/10/harry-noyes-pratt-1879-1944.html


Pratt, Lucy (Agnes) (1874-1970) (items) (chron.)
See deerfield-ma.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Pratt-Family-Papers-1.pdf


Preece, Harold (1906-1992) (items) (chron.)
Journalist, writer, specialist in Texas history. Born in Austin, Texas.


Prentice, John (1920- ) (art)
Born in Whitney, Texas; lived in New York City.


Prentice, Ralph (fl. 1930s-1950s) (items) (chron.)
Not to be confused with the musician (1906-1968).


Prescott, Augusta (S.) (c1869-?) (items) (chron.)
A journalist, born in New York; death not traced.


Prescott, John (Brewster) (1919-1999) (items) (chron.)
Author of westerns, novels and short stories. Born in Menominee, Michigan; lived in Phoenix, Arizona.


Prescott, Mary N(ewmarch) (1849-1888) (items) (chron.)
Younger sister of Harriet Elizabeth Prescott


Preston, “Amarillo Slim”; [i.e., Thomas Austin Preston, Jr.] (1928-2012) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amarillo_Slim


Preston, James (1913-2004) (items) (chron.)
Novelist and farmer. Born in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia; lived in Melbourne, Australia.


Preston, May Wilson; [i.e., Mary Wilson Watkins Preston] (1873-1949) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_Wilson_Preston


Prevost, Francis; pseudonym of H. F. Prevost Battersby (1862-1949) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Prevost


Prévost, Marcel (1862-1941) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcel_Prévost


Price, E(dgar) Hoffmann (“Trooper”) (1898-1988) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._Hoffmann_Price


Price, Edith Ballinger (1897-1997) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edith_B._Price


Price, Frank J(ohn), Jr. (1890-1939) (items) (chron.)
Born in St. Louis; newspaperman, then in public relations and advertising; short story writer, with over 100 published.


Price, Garrett (1896-1979) (art)
See www.askart.com/artist/Garrett_Price/28765/Garrett_Price.aspx


Price, Gertrude Isabel (1859-1925); used pseudonym Gertrude Warden (items) (chron.)
See www.victorianresearch.org/atcl/show_author.php?aid=2699


Price, [Congressman] (Charles) Melvin (1905-1988) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Melvin_Price


Price, Willard (De Mille) (1887-1983) (items) (chron.)
Writer, editor, explorer. Born in Peterboro, Ontario, Canada; died in Laguna Hills, California (?).


Prichard, (Hesketh Vernon) Hesketh [F.R.G.S.] (1876-1922) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hesketh_Hesketh-Prichard


Prichard, K(atherine O’Brien) (1851-1935) (items) (chron.)
Born in India.


Pridgen, Tim (1899-?) (items) (chron.)
Probably from North Carolina.


Priestley, J(ohn) B(oynton) (1894-1984) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._B._Priestley


Pringle, Murray T. (fl. 1940s-1960s) (items) (chron.)
Archaeologist.


Pringle-Toungate, Erin (1981- ) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erin_Pringle


Prior, Matthew (1664-1721) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Prior


Prior, Percy B. (fl. 1920s) (items) (chron.)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2015/06/percy-b-prior.html


Pritchard, John Laurence (1885-1968); used pseudonym John Laurence (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Laurence_Pritchard


Pritchett, V(ictor) S(awdon) (1900-1997) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._S._Pritchett


Procter, Adelaide Anne (1825-1864) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelaide_Anne_Procter


Procter, Bryan Waller (1787-1874) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bryan_Procter


Procter, Maurice (1906-1973) (items) (chron.); Note: The name was sometimes spelled Proctor.
Novelist. Born in Nelson, Lancashire, England.


Prokosch, Frederic (1909-1989) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederic_Prokosch


Pronzini, Bill; [i.e., William John Pronzini] (1943- ) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Pronzini


Prose, Francine (1947- ) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francine_Prose


Proske, Roman (c1899-1972) (items) (chron.)
See www.nytimes.com/1972/07/05/archives/roman-proske-of-circus-leading-animal-traner.html


Prout, Victor (William) (1862-1950) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.com/2007/02/victor-prout.html


Prouty, Olive Higgins (1882-1974) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_Higgins_Prouty


Pudney, John (Sleigh) (1909-1977) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pudney


Pugh, Edwin (William) (1874-1930) (items) (chron.)
Born in London.


Pugh, Marshall (Morrison) (1925-1976) (items) (chron.)
Born in Scotland; free-lance writer, columnist, film critic; died in London.


Pulitzer, Ralph (1879-1939) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Pulitzer


Punshon, E(rnest) R(obertson) (1872-1956) (items) (chron.)
Born in London.


Purden, Laurie (1928-2022) (items) (chron.)
See www.magforum.com/Laurie-Purden-Good-Housekeeping.htm


Purdy, Nina (Sutherland) (1889-1952) (items) (chron.)
See www.questia.com/library/journal/1G1-202810290/less-work-for-mother-rural-readers-farm-papers


Pushkin, Alexander Sergeievitch (1799-1837) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Pushkin


Pusser, Buford (Hayse) (1937-1974) (items)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buford_Pusser


Putnam, George Palmer (1887-1950) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_P._Putnam


Putnam, Xeno(phon Whiting) (1867-?) (items) (chron.)
Born in Pennsylvania.


Putta, Walto W(aino) (1891-?) (items) (chron.)
Born in Musikirkko, Finland. A sailor, longshoreman, and master of a private yacht. Lived in San Pedro, CA.


Puzo, Mario (1920-1999) (items) (chron.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/puzo_mario


Pyle, Ellen B(ernard) T(hompson) (1876-1936) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellen_Bernard_Thompson_Pyle


Pyles, V(irgil) E(vans) (1891-1965) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Pyles.html


Quarles, Francis (1592-1644) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Quarles


Queen, Ellery; pseudonym of Frederic Dannay & Manfred B. Lee (fl. 1920s-1990s) (items) (chron.); pseudonym used by Dannay solo after Lee’s death, but also used as a house pseudonym, particularly for EQ novels published after 1961.
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellery_Queen


Quesnay de Beaurepaire, Jules (1834-1923) (items) (chron.)
See fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jules_Quesnay_de_Beaurepaire


Quick, Dorothy; [i.e., Dorothy Gertrude Quick Mayer] (1896-1962) (items) (chron.); some sources incorrectly list her as a pseudonym of Margaret Rogers Straub, born in 1900.
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=96225916


Quick, (John) Herbert (1861-1925) (items) (chron.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/quick_herbert


Quigley, Ray(mond Lyman) (1909-1998) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Quigley.html


Quiller-Couch, [Sir] Arthur T(homas) (1863-1944) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Quiller-Couch


Quiller-Couch, Lilian M(aude) (1866-1941) (items) (chron.)
Born in Bodmin, Cornwall, England, and died in Essex; a sister of Sir Arthur T(homas) Quiller-Couch.


Quindlen, Anna (Marie) (1953- ) (items) (chron.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Quindlen


Quinn, E(leanor) Baker (1900-1976) (items) (chron.)
Born in the U.S.


Quinn, Seabury (Grandin) (1889-1969) (items) (chron.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/quinn_seabury



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