Miscellaneous Anthologies Index

Biographical Notes

Biographical Notes Table-of-Contents

Abbey, Edward (1927-1989) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/abbey_edward

Abe, Kobo; pseudonym of Abe Kimifusa (1924-1993) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kobo_Abe

Ableman, Paul (Victor) (1927-2006) (stories)
Born in Leeds, England; died in London; novelist and playwright; novelizer of BBC series.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ableman_paul

Abnett, Dan (1965- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/abnett_dan

Acheson, Edward (Campion) (1902-1966) (stories)
Born in Connecticut, brother of Dean Acheson (Secretary of State, 1949-1953); died in Great Falls, Virginia.

Acker, Kathy (1944-1997) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/acker_kathy

Ackerman, Forrest J(ames) (1916-2008) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2008/12/forrest-j-ackerman-1916-2008.html; www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ackerman_forrest_j

Acton, [Sir] Harold (Mario Mitchell) (1904-1994) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/acton_harold

Adair, Gilbert (1944-2011) (stories)
Born in Edinburgh; lived in London.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/adair_gilbert

Adamovic, Ivan (1967- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/adamovic_ivan

Adams, Bill [i.e., Bertram Martin (Gould) Adams] (1879-1953) (stories)
English essayist, writer, poet; served as apprentice on British sailing ship Silberhorn. His 1937 autobiography Ships and Women is fascinating reading. Though he was not a great writer by mainstream standards, Adams’s tales of the sea and sailors, poetic and written with the authority of personal experience, attracted a wide following and received favorable reviews when they were published in book form. He died in Walnut Creek, California.
See also pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/05/bill-adams-sailor-short-story-writer.html

Adams, Clifton (1919-1971) (stories)
See fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clifton_Adams

Adams, Francis (William Lauderdale) (1862-1893) (stories)
Born in Malta; educated in England and Paris; lived in Australia for a few years in the 1880s; died in England by his own hand.

Adams, Harold (1923-2014) (stories)
See www.startribune.com/entertainment/books/255571401.html

Adams, Jessica (fl. 2001-2014) (books) (stories)
See www.jessicaadams.com/about

Adams, Samuel Hopkins (1871-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/adams_samuel_hopkins

Addison, Joseph (1672-1719) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Addison

Adkins, Dan(ny L.) (1937-2013)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Adkins

Adrian, Chris (1970- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/adrian_chris

Aho, Juhani [born Johannes Brofeldt] (1861-1921) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juhani_Aho

Aiken, Joan (Delano) (1924-2004) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joan_Aiken

Aksyonov, Vassily (Pavlovich) (1932-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/aksyonov_vasily

Alden, W(illiam) L(ivingston) (1837-1908) (stories)
Born in Williamstown, Mass. Novelist and humorist; for some years American Consul-General in Rome, and later lived in England.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/alden_w_l

Aldiss, Brian W(ilson) (1925- ) (books) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Aldiss

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/aldrich_thomas_bailey

Alexander, Holmes (Moss) (1906-1985) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/alexander_holmes

Alexie, Sherman (Joseph, Jr.) (1966- ) (stories)
Song writer and screenwriter.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/alexie_sherman

Allbeury, Ted [i.e., Theodore Edward le Bouthillier Allbeury] (1917-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/allbeury_ted

Allen, (Charles) Grant (Blairfindie) (1848-1899) (stories)
Born in Kingston, Ontario.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/allen_grant

Allen, Henry W(ilson) (1912-1991) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/allen_henry_wilson

Allingham, Margery (Louise) (1904-1966) (stories)
Wife of Youngman Carter.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margery_Allingham

Alter, Robert Edmond (1925-1966) (stories)
Author. Born in San Francisco, California; lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/alter_robert_edmond

Alvaro, Corrado (1895-1956) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corrado_Alvaro

Amis, [Sir] Kingsley (William) (1922-1995) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingsley_Amis

Amis, Martin (Louis) (1949- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Amis

Anderson, (Adeline) Catherine (1948- ) (stories)
Living in Washington.

Anderson, Harry (1906-1996) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Anderson_(artist)

Anderson, Jack (Warren) (1935- ) (stories)

Anderson, Karen [i.e., June Millichamp Kruse Anderson] (1932- )
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/anderson_karen

Anderson, Poul (William) (1926-2001) (stories)
Writer best known for his many excellent award-winning science fiction and fantasy stories. Born in Bristol, Pennsylvania.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/anderson_poul

Anderson, Roberta (née Cuomo) [i.e., Roberta H. Thalheimer] (1942-2012) (stories)
See www.legacy.com/obituaries/mycentraljersey/obituary.aspx?n=roberta-h-thalheimer&pid=161622560&fhid=17109

Andom, R.; pseudonym of Alfred Walter Barrett (1869-?) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/andom_r

Andrews, James Chapman (1881-1957) (stories)
Born in Kent, England; died in Worcestershire; author of about 1500 short stories.

Angelou, Maya (1928-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maya_Angelou

Anthony, Norman (Hume) (1889-1968) (stories)
See www.imdb.com/name/nm4230151/bio

Anvil, Christopher; pseudonym of Harry C. Crosby (1925-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/anvil_christopher

Appel, Benjamin (1907-1977) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/appel_benjamin

Appell, George C(harles) (1914- ) (stories)
American author of westerns.

Applin, Arthur (Gustav Trugard) (1873-1949) (stories)
Born in Chelston Manor, Devon. Read for the law at Torquay Public College but went on the stage at age twenty-two; served in Royal Naval Air Service in WWI; playwright and novelist.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/applin_arthur

Archer, Jules (1915- ) (stories)
Author, biographer and historian. Born in New York City.

Archibald, Joe [i.e., Joseph Stopford Archibald] (1898-1986) (stories)
Author and cartoonist. Born in Newington, New Hampshire; lived in Port Chester, New York.

Arlen, Michael; pseudonym of Dikran Kuyumjian (1895-1956) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/arlen_michael

Armour, R(obert) C(outts) (1874-1945) (stories)
Australian by birth.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/armour_r_coutts

Arreola, Juan José (Zúñiga) (1918-2001) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/arreola_juan_jose

Ashley, Mike [i.e., Michael Raymond Donald Ashley] (1948- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ashley_mike

Ashton, Winifred (1888-1965) (stories)
Born in London.

Asimov, Isaac [anglicized from Isaak Iudich Azimov] (1920-1992) (books) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Asimov

Athanas, W(illiam) Verne (1917-1962) (stories)
Novelist and short story writer. Born in Cleft, Idaho; died in Boise, Idaho.

Atherton, Gertrude (Franklin Horn) (1857-1948) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/atherton_gertrude

Atkins, Frank Howard (1882-1921) (stories)
His father (1840 - 1927) wrote novels as Frank Atkins, Frank Aubrey and Fenton Ash; and the two writers may have collaborated. “St. Mars” was a naturalist by inclination (if not training), and his stories of animals were very popular with the readers of Adventure. Although sickly (his letters make constant reference to his ill-health), he spent much time out-of-doors and even corresponded with Theodore Roosevelt. He was born in Bromley, Kent, England and lived in Southsea, Hants, England.

Atwood, Margaret (Eleanor Kilian) (1939- ) (books) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margaret_Atwood

Auster, Paul (Benjamin) (1947- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/auster_paul

Austin, Mary (Hunter) (1868-1934) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/austin_mary

Aylett, Steve (1967- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/aylett_steve

Aymé, Marcel (André) (1902-1967) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ayme_marcel

Baber, Asa (1936-2003) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/baber_asa

Bacchelli, Riccardo (1891-1985) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riccardo_Bacchelli

Baer, Arthur “Bugs” (1886-1969) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_%22Bugs%22_Baer

Bailey, H(enry) C(hristopher) (1878-1961) (stories)
English author reknowned for his mysteries involving “Reginald Fortune” and “Joshua Clunk,” among others. Born in London, England; died in London, England.

Bailey, Hilary (D.) (1936- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bailey_hilary

Bailey, Paul (Dayton) (1906-1987) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bailey_paul

Baird, Edwin (1886-1954) (stories)
Born in Chattanooga, Tennessee; feature writer for Chicago Daily Journal and Chicago Evening American; editor of Real Detective Tales; contributor to magazines from 1906.

Baker, Nicholson (1957- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/baker_nicholson

Baker, Will(iam E.) (1935-2005) (stories)
A teacher and writer in northern California who has spent considerable time in Peru.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/baker_will

Balchin, Nigel (Marlin) (1908-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigel_Balchin

Baldwin, Hanson W(eightman) (1903- ) (stories)
Journalist and writer on military affairs. Born in Baltimore, Maryland.

Ballantine, Poe (1955- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poe_Ballantine

Ballard, J(ames) G(raham) (1930-2009) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._G._Ballard

Balzac, Honoré de (1799-1850) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balzac

Bangs, John Kendrick (1862-1922) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bangs_john_kendrick

Banister, Manly (Miles) (1914-1986) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/banister_manly

Banks, Iain (Menzies) (1954-2013) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iain_Banks

Barbauld, Anna Laetitia Aikin (1743-1825) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/barbauld_anna_laetitia

Barbey d’Aurevilly, Jules-Amédée (1808-1889) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jules_Am%C3%A9d%C3%A9e_Barbey_d’Aurevilly

Barbour, R(alph) H(enry) (1870-1944) (stories)
Born in Cambridge, Mass.

Barbusse, Henri (1874-1935) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/barbusse_henri

Barea Ogazón, Arturo (1897-1957) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arturo_Barea

Bargone, Frédéric Charles Pierre Édouard (1876-1957) (stories)
Noted French author. Born in Lyons, France; died in Paris, France.

Barham, Richard Harris (1788-1845) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Barham_(priest)

Baring-Gould, S(abine) (1834-1924) (stories)
Born in Exeter; educated at Cambridge; teacher and traveler; ordained as a priest in 1864; curate in Lewtrenchard.

Barker, Elsa (1869-1954) (stories)
Born in Leicester, Vermont; teacher, lecturer, journalist; contributor to magazines; lived for many years in Europe.

Barker, S(quire) Omar (1894-1985) (books) (stories)
Prolific poet and writer. Born in Beulah, New Mexico; died in Las Vegas, New Mexico.

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