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    Eight Dime Novels ed. E. F. Bleiler (Dover Publications 0-486-22975-0, 1974, $3.50, 190pp, tp, cover by Theodore Menten)


    The Tale That Wags the God James Blish (Advent 0-911682-29-5, Jul ’87 [Jan ’88], $15.00, 290pp, hc)
    Collection of critical essays.
    • 1 · Preface · Cy Chauvin · fw
    • 7 · William Atheling, Jr.: A Critic of Science Fiction · John Foyster · in Cor Serpentis #1 1968
    • 19 · Part I
    • 21 · The Function of Science Fiction · James Blish · ar American Libraries Dec 1970, as “The Tale That Wags the God”
    • 35 · The Science in Science Fiction · James Blish · ar Quicksilver Apr 1972
    • 46 · The Arts in Science Fiction · James Blish · ar Vector Sep/Oct 1972; revised, including a review from Fantasy and Science Fiction Apr-1970
    • 67 · A New Totemism? · James Blish · ar Vector Jun 1984
    • 72 · Probapossible Prologemena to Ideareal History · James Blish · ar Foundation #13 1978, as by William Atheling, Jr.
    • 85 · Part II
    • 86 · Poul Anderson: The Enduring Explosion · James Blish · ar F&SF Apr 1971 [Poul Anderson]
    • 93 · The Literary Dreamers · James Blish · ar The Alien Critic May 1973
    • 105 · The Long Night of a Virginia Author · James Blish · ar Journal of Modern Literature v2 #3 1972 [James Branch Cabell]
    • 121 · Music of the Absurd · James Blish · ar Playboy Oct 1964
    • 134 · The Art of the Sneeze · James Blish · ar F&SF Nov 1982
    • 137 · Part III
    • 139 · A Science Fiction Coming of Age · James Blish · bg; expanded from “The Development of a Science Fiction Writer: II” (Foundation #2, 1972)
    • 170 · In Conversation: James Blish talks to Brian Aldiss · James Blish & Brian Aldiss · iv Cypher Oct 1973
    • 185 · Index · [Misc.] · ix
    • 197 · Bibliography of the Works of James Blish · Judith Lawrence Blish · bi


    The Eighth Stage of Fandom Robert Bloch (Advent, 1962, $10.00, 176pp, hc, cover by Jon Stopa)
    Collection of non-fiction fanzine pieces. Limited to 125 copies signed, numbered, and bound in red buckram without jackets, sold only directly at the 1962 World SF Convention in Chicago Also available in an 875 copy trade edition in gray cloth binding for $5.00.
    • Thank You · Earl Kemp · in
    • Introduce Robert Bloch? · Wilson Tucker · in
    • Preface · Robert Bloch · pr
    • Jabberwocky for Fandom · Robert Bloch · pm Rea #2 1954
    • The Seven Ages of Fan · Robert Bloch · ar The Fanscient Win 1949
    • Gafia House · Robert Bloch · ar Hyphen #21 1958
    • Poe and Me · Robert Bloch · ar Vanations #6 1953
    • Left at the Post · Robert Bloch · hu Slant Win 1952
    • Credo for Fantasy Writers · Robert Bloch · ar Peon #2 1950
    • An Immodest Proposal · Robert Bloch · ar New Purposes #1 1949
    • Birth of a Notion · Robert Bloch · ar The Zed Mar 1955
    • A Letter From Sally Ann Bloch · Sally Ann Bloch · lt
    • McGuffey’s First Science Fiction Reader · Robert Bloch · ar Imagination Apr 1957
    • The Tape of Things to Come · Robert Bloch · ar Oopsla #9 1953
    • Bah! Humbug! · Robert Bloch · ar Oopsla #25 1958
    • I’ll Fry Tomorrow · Robert Bloch · ar Science Fiction Five-Yearly #2 1956
    • "Forty Whacks" · Robert Bloch · ar Excelsior #2 1957
    • Through a Picture Tube Darkly · Robert Bloch · ar The Vinegar Worm #3 1957
    • In Memoriam: Weird Tales · Robert Bloch · ar Isomer #2 1955
    • Lost and Found Department · Robert Bloch · ar Hodge-Podge #10 1954
    • The Demolished Fan · Robert Bloch · ar Oopsla #11 1954
    • A Way of Life · Robert Bloch · ar; not the Bloch story of the same title
    • Every Man His Own Psychiatrist · Robert Bloch · ar New Purposes #12 1949
    • The Method of Catharsis · Robert Bloch · ar
    • Them Ain’t Bongo Drums—That’s Opportunity Knocking · Robert Bloch · ar Shangri L’Affaires #39 1958
    • Children of Blunder · Robert Bloch · ar Grue #27 1956
    • How Weak Was My End · Robert Bloch · ar Quandry #21 1952
    • How to Attend a Science Fiction Convention · Robert Bloch · ar Fanwarp #1 1953
    • From a Letter to P. Howard Lyons · Robert Bloch · ar
    • Pros and Con · Robert Bloch · ar Bem #3 1954
    • At the Headwaters · Robert Bloch · ar Kteic #29 1955
    • Letter to a Convention-Goer · Robert Bloch · ar Newyorcon Programme Book 1956
    • Surrogate in ’58 · Robert Bloch · ar Oopsla #23 1957
    • The Incredible Head-Shrinking Man · Robert Bloch · ar
    • Pete Kelly’s Blue Dragnet · Robert Bloch · ar gasp! #7 1956
    • The Ealing Art · Robert Bloch · ar Hyphen #18 1957
    • The Past Recaptured · Robert Bloch · ar Science Fiction Five-Yearly #1 1957
    • Doctor Bloomington, I Presume? · Robert Bloch · ar Science Fiction Fifty-Yearly 1957
    • The Fabulous Mr. Tucker · Robert Bloch · ar
    • The Art of William Rotsler · Robert Bloch · ar Innuendo #8 1958
    • Willis in America · Robert Bloch · ar Hyphen #3 1953
    • Second Coming! · Robert Bloch · ar New Purposes #9 1949
    • A Public Apology · Robert Bloch · ar New Purposes #16 1950
    • Worst Foot Forward · Robert Bloch · ar Inside May 1956
    • Just a Goddam Hobby · Robert Bloch · ar Psychotic #20 1955
    • The Communist · Robert Bloch · ss Destiny Sum 1954
    • The Dead Beat Generation · Robert Bloch · ar Grue
    • Cause to Read Joyce · Robert Bloch · ar Hyphen #12 1954
    • From Hubbub Horizontal · Robert Bloch · ar Nandu #13 1956
    • "The Lomokome Papers" · Robert Bloch · ar Stf-in-Gen & Bolide #3 1957
    • A Non-Lewis Carol · Robert Bloch · ar Psychotic #19 1955
    • Cassandra · Robert Bloch · ar Vega #10 1953
    • Acknowledgments · [Misc.] · ms
    • Index · [Misc.] · ix
    • Various pseudo-advertisements · [Misc.] · ms


    A Bicentennial Tribute to Robert E. Howard ed. Fred Blosser (George Hamilton, 1976, 37pp, ph, cover by Steve Fabian)
    Collection of pieces about Robert E. Howard plus one previously unpublished fragment by Howard.



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