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Woodworth, Douglas H. (1894?-1940) (stories)
Telegraph operator, died in Eau Claire, WI.


Woolf, (Adeline) Virginia (née Stephen) (1882-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virginia_Woolf


Woollam, Wilfred (Beet) (1856-1927) (stories)
See www.victorianresearch.org/atcl/show_author.php?aid=1698


Woollcott, Alexander (Humphreys) (1887-1943) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Woollcott


Woolrich, Cornell [i.e., Cornell George Hopley-Woolrich] (1903-1968) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornell_Woolrich


Woolston, Florence (née Guy) (1881-1951) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florence_Guy_Woolston_Seabury


Wooton, Edwin (Littler) (1855-1933) (stories)
A journalist.


Worcester, Dean C(onant) (1866-1924) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dean_Conant_Worcester


Wordsworth, Dorothy (Mae Ann) (1771-1855) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Wordsworth


Wordsworth, William (1770-1850) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Wordsworth


Wormeley, Katherine Prescott (1830-1908) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katherine_Prescott_Wormeley


Wormser, Richard (Edward) (1908-1977) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wormser_richard


Worsley, T(homas) C(uthbert) (1907-1977) (stories)
Teacher, writer, and theatre and television critic.


Worts, George F(rank) (1892-1967) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in Toledo; radio operator turned freelance writer in Hawaii; screenwriter.


Wren, P(ercival) C(hristopher) (1875-1941) (stories)
Born in Deptford, London; birth registered as Percy Wren.


Wrenn, Charles L(ewis) (1880-1952) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Wren.html


Wright, Betty Ren [i.e., Betty Ren Wright Frederiksen] (1927-2013) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Betty_Ren_Wright


Wright, Blanche Fisher (1887-1938) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blanche_Fisher_Wright


Wright, Charles L. (fl. 1910s) (art)
Born in Boston, Massachusetts. Not to be confused with artist Charles H. Wright (1870-1939).


Wright, David (John Murray) (1920-1994) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Wright_(poet)


Wright, Farnsworth (1888-1940) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wright_farnsworth


Wright, George (Hand) (1872-1951) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Hand_Wright


Wright, Gilbert (Munger) (1901-1966) (stories) (assoc.)
Son of author Harold Bell Wright (1872-1944).


Wright, Nancy Means (1927- ) (stories)
See www.goodreads.com/author/show/280943.Nancy_Means_Wright


Wright, S(ydney) Fowler (1874-1965) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wright_s_fowler


Wright, Sewell Peaslee (1897-1970) (stories)
Author, journalist, advertising writer, radio operator. Born in Butler, Pennsylvania.


Wright, Xena (Leslie) (1896-1940) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Wright.html


Wu Tingfang (1842-1922) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wu_Tingfang


Wu, Sam (fl. 1950s-1960s) (stories) (art)
Has also done a book on nude photography.


Wurdemann, Audrey (1911-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audrey_Wurdemann


Wyckoff, Joseph (1882-1977) (art)
See www.askart.com/artist/joseph_wyckoff/10059913/joseph_wyckoff.aspx


Wycombe, Robert; pseudonym (fl. 1930s) (stories)
for a Fleet Street reporter.


Wykes, (Douglas) Alan (1914- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wykes_alan


Wyles, Walter (1925-2017) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2017/06/walter-wyles-1925-2017.html


Wylie, Denis B(owmaker) (1908-1967) (stories)
Born in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia; died in Leeds, England.


Wylie, Dick (fl. 1950s-1960s) (stories)
Probably a pseudonym.


Wylie, I(da) A(lexa) R(oss) (1885-1959) (stories)
Born in Melbourne, Australia; a film writer, novelist, magazine writer and poet; lived in England, Germany, Hollywood, and finally New Jersey, where she died (in Princeton).


Wylie, Jeanne E. [i.e., Jeanne E. Wylie Sproull] (1917-2005) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=18464772


Wylie, Philip (Gordon) (1902-1971) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wylie_philip


Wyllarde, Dolf; pseudonym of Dorothy Margarette Selby Lowndes (1871-1950) (stories)
See jot101.com/2015/06/dolf-wyllarde-crazy-name-crazy-gal


Wyn, A(aron) A(rthur) [born Aaron Weinstein] (1898-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._A._Wyn


Wyndham, [Captain] Horace (Cowley) (1873-1970) (stories)
Born in Oxford, England; educated in Edinburgh.


Wyndham, John; pseudonym of John Beynon Harris (1903-1969) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Wyndham


Wynne, Stella Frances [i.e., Estella Frences Wynne] (1885-1966) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2011/08/stella-wynne-1886-1966.html


Wyse, Lois (1926-2007) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lois_Wyse


Yamata, Kikou (1897-1975) (stories)
See sites.google.com/site/kikouyamata/anglais


Yang Kuei-Fei (719-756) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yang_Guifei


Yang, Nu (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See nuyangwriter.wordpress.com


Yarmolinsky, Avrahm (1890-1975) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avrahm_Yarmolinsky


Yarmon, Morton (1916-2005) (stories)
See www.nytimes.com/2005/08/06/nyregion/06yarmon.html?_r=0


Yarnell, Duane (Alvin) (1914-1996) (stories)
Has also done a biography and a mystery novel.


Yates, Alan Geoffrey (1923-1985) (stories)
Earliest books were published as by Peter Carter-Brown, then as by Peter Carter Brown, then as by Carter Brown.


Yates, Dornford; pseudonym of Cecil William Mercer (1885-1960) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dornford_Yates


Yates, Edmund (Hodgson) (1831-1894) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Yates


Yeats, William Butler (1865-1939) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._B._Yeats


Yeats-Brown, [Major] F(rancis Charles Claypon) (1886-1944) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Yeats-Brown


Yellin, Linda [born Melinda Cheryl Jacobson] (fl. 1980s-1990s) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linda_Yellin


Yeoman, A. X. (fl. 1920s) (stories)
Probably a pseudonym.


Yerkow, Charles (1912- ) (stories)
Has done books on judo, bicycling and motorcycing. Born in New York City.


Yevtushenko, Yevgeny [born Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Gangnus] (1932-2017) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yevgeny_Yevtushenko


Yohn, Fred(erick) C(offay) (1875-1933) (art)
See www.in.gov/library/files/S0684_Yohn_Fred_C_Papers.pdf


Yonge, Roy (1910-?) (stories)
Writer. Born in Christchurch, New Zealand; in United States since 1919.


Yore, Clem(ent) (1875-1936) (stories)
Born in St. Louis, Missouri; educated at Washington University Law School; contributor of fiction to numerous magazines; died in Estes Park, Colorado; variously a Texas Ranger, cowpuncher, stage driver, gold prospector, lawyer, journalist, soldier in Spanish-American War, and poet; author of more than 600 short stories and 20 novels; died in Estes Park, Colorado.


Youd, C(hristopher) S(amuel) [working name of Sam Youd] (1922-2012) (stories)
Note: His birth name, given thus, was expanded in many places to Samuel, and he adopted Christopher as his first name when confirmed into the Church of England, but neither change was ever made official.


Young, Andrew John (1885-1971) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Young_(poet)


Young, Bob (fl. 1940s-1960s) (stories)
Perhaps writer Robert Franklin Young (1915-1986)


Young, E(dward) Hilton (, 1st Baron Kennet) (1879-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hilton_Young,_1st_Baron_Kennet


Young, Edgar (1885-?) (stories)
Writer, travelled through Central America. Not to be confused with the general solicitor for the Baltimore and Ohio railroad (1883?-1941).


Young, Edward (1683-1765) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Young


Young, Eric Brett (1892-1931) (stories)
Brother of Francis Brett Young.


Young, Ernest A(von) (1858-1936) (stories)
Born in Templeton, Massachusetts; died in Gardner, Massachusetts.


Young, Francis Brett (1884-1954) (stories)
Brother of Eric Brett Young.


Young, Gordon (Raymond) (1886-1948) (stories) (assoc.)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.co.uk/2013/12/gordon-ray-young-author-cowboy.html


Young, John Richard (fl. 1940s-1950s) (stories) (assoc.)
Author of books for young readers. Born in Wisconsin.


Young, Julia (Evelyn) Ditto (1857-1915) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julia_Evelyn_Ditto_Young


Young, Rida Johnson (1875-1926) (stories) (assoc.)
Author and playwright. Born in Baltimore; died in Stamford, Conn.


Young, Waldemar (1878-1938) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waldemar_Young


Yuan Mei (1716-1797) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuan_Mei


Yuan, Changming (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See modernpoet.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=changmingyuan


Yudkoff, Alvin (Stephen) (1923-2009) (stories) (assoc.)
Born and living in New York City in 1950s; radio and TV writer.


Yulsman, Jerry (1924-1999) (art)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/yulsman_jerry


Zagat, Arthur Leo (1895-1949) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/zagat_arthur_leo


Zarokilli, Nicholas P. (fl. 1910s) (art)
Also illustrated a book in 1914.


Zetterström, Hasse [i.e., Hans Harald Zetterström] (1877-1946) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasse_Zetterstr%C3%B6m


Zhang Heng [78-139] (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Heng


Zilahy, Lajos (1891-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lajos_Zilahy


Zimmer, Paul Edwin (1943-1997) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/zimmer_paul_edwin


Zimmerman, Fred (fl. 1930s-1950s) (stories)
Probably a pseudonym.


Zimmerman, John (Gerald) (1927-2002) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_G._Zimmerman


Zinberg, Leonard S(amuel) (1911-1968) (stories)
Author of mystery novels under the pseudonym of “Ed Lacy.” He died in New York City.


Zirm, Rudolph W(ilhelm) (1894-1952) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Zirm.html


Zitkala-Sä; pseudonym of Gertrude Simmons Bonnin (1876-1938) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zitkala-Sa


Živković, Zoran (1948- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/zivkovic_zoran


Zogbaum, Rufus Fairchild (1849-1925) (stories)
Author and artist. Born in Charleston, South Carolina; died in New York City.


Zogović, Radovan (1907-1986) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radovan_Zogovi%C4%87


Zola, Émile (Édouard Charles Antoine) (1840-1902) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emile_Zola



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