Miscellaneous Anthologies Index

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Pertwee, Roland (1885-1963) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pertwee_roland

Pessoa, Fernando [born Fernando António Nogueira Pessôa] (1888-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fernando_Pessoa

Pfeffer, Susan Beth (1948- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pfeffer_susan_beth

Phillips, James Atlee (1915-1991) (stories)
Novelist and screenwriter. Born in Texas.

Phillips, Scott (1961- ) (stories)
Born in Wichita; a screenwriter turned novelist.

Phillips, Thomas Hal (1922-2007) (stories)
Born in Corinth, Mississippi; novelist and scriptwriter.

Phillpotts, (Henry) Eden (1862-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillpotts_eden

Pickthall, (Mohammed) Marmaduke (William) (1875-1936) (stories)
Born in London; educated at Harrow; an editor.

Pierce, John J(eremy) (1941- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pierce_john_j

Piercy, Marge (1936- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/piercy_marge

Pincher, (Henry) Chapman (1914-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chapman_Pincher

Pineiro, R(ogelio) J. (1961- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pineiro_r_j

Plato [{c}429-347 BC] (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plato

Platt, Charles (Michael) (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/platt_charles

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Allan_Poe

Pohl, Frederik (George, Jr.) (1919-2013) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pohl_frederik

Pollock, Channing (1880-1946) (stories)
Born in Washington, D.C.; journalist and playwright; drama critic; contributed stories and articles to leading magazines.

Porges, Arthur (1915-2006) (stories)
Mathematics teacher and short story writer. Born in Chicago, Illinois.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/porges_arthur

Post, Melville Davisson (1869-1930) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melville_Davisson_Post

Pournelle, Jerry E(ugene) [Ph.D] (1933- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pournelle_jerry

Poverman, C(harles) E(verit) (1944- ) (stories)
Living in Tucson, AZ.

Powell, Talmage (1920-2000) (stories)
Novelist and short story writer. Born in Hendersonville, North Carolina; lived in Asheville, North Carolina.

Powys, John Cowper (1872-1963) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Cowper_Powys

Pozzessere, Heather Graham (1953- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heather_Graham_Pozzessere

Praed, Mrs. Campbell [i.e., Rosa Caroline Murray-Prior Praed] (1851-1925) (stories)
Born in Queensland, Australia; daughter of a sheep farmer who became an MP and Postmaster-General of Queensland; married Campbell Mackworth Praed in 1872 and they moved to England in 1876; in later life became involved in promoting spiritualism; lived in London, died in Torquay.

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

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

Preiss, Byron (Cary) (1953-2005) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/preiss_byron

Prentice, Ralph (fl. 1937-1955) (stories)
Not to be confused with the musician (1906-1968).

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

Preston, Douglas (1956- ) (stories)
Santa Fe author.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/preston_douglas

Prévert, Jacques (1900-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacques_Pr%C3%A9vert

Price, E(dgar) Hoffmann (Trooper) (1898-1988) (stories)
Noted writer of adventure tales with a genuine Oriental or Near Eastern background; photographer, astrologer, friend to virtually all of the writers in early Weird Tales, and author of excellent biographical sketches. After more than 20 years retirement, Price returned as a writer of science fiction and fantasy novels. Born in Fowler, California; died in Redwood City, California.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._Hoffmann_Price

Price, Roger (Taylor) (1918-1990) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/price_roger

Price, Susan (1955- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/price_susan

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

Prichard, (Hesketh Vernon) Hesketh [F.R.G.S.] (1876-1922) (stories)
Born in Jhansi, India, son of an army officer; educated in Scotland; studied law but never practiced; traveled widely and elected a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, leading important expeditions to Patagonia; fought in WWI and died of delayed effects of military service in Gorhambury, Hertfordshire, England.

Prichard, Katharine Susannah [i.e., Mrs. Katherine Susannah Throssell] (1884-1969) (stories)
Born in Fiji; educated and lived in Australia; journalist on various Australian newspapers.

Priest, Christopher (McKenzie) (1943- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Priest_(novelist)

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

Pronzini, Bill [i.e., William John Pronzini] (1943- ) (books) (stories)
Noted writer of mysteries and detective stories. Born in Petaluma, California; lives in San Francisco, California.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Pronzini

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

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

Purdom, Thomas E(dward) (1936- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/purdom_tom

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

Pynchon, Thomas (Ruggles, Jr.) (1937- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pynchon_thomas

Queen, Ellery; pseudonym of Frederic Dannay (1905-1982) & Manfred B. Lee (1905-1971) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellery_Queen

Queneau, Raymond (1903-1976) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/queneau_raymond

Quiller-Couch, [Sir] Arthur T(homas) (1863-1944) (stories)
Brother of Lilian M. Quiller-Couch.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Quiller-Couch

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

Rabelais, François (1494-1553) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabelais

Rabkin, Eric S(tanley) (1946- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rabkin_eric_s

Raddall, Thomas H(ead) (1903-1994) (stories)
Radio officer, writer, historian. Born in Hythe, Kent, England; lived in Nova Scotia, Canada.

Rader, (Isaac) Paul (1906-1968) (stories)
See lynn-munroe-books.com/list55/rader.htm

Ragozin, Zénaïde A(lexeïevna) (1835-1924) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Z%C3%A9na%C3%AFde_Alexe%C3%AFevna_Ragozin

Raine, Norman Reilly (1895-1971) (stories)
Journalist, editor, novelist, screenwriter, creator of “Tugboat Annie.” Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; died in Woodland Hills, California. Note: one source lists his birthdate as 1894.

Raine, William MacLeod (1871-1954) (books) (stories)
Born in London, England; educated at Oberlin College and University of Colorado; reporter and editorial writer for newspapers; noted for his western action stories; lecturer at University of Colorado; died in Denver, Colorado.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_MacLeod_Raine

Raisor, Gary L. (fl. 1985-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gary_Raisor

Ralph, Julian (1853-1903) (stories)
Born in New York City.

Randisi, Robert J(oseph) (1951- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/randisi_robert_j

Randle, Kevin D(ouglas) (1949- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/randle_kevin_d

Rankin, Ian (James) (1960- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ian_Rankin

Raphaelson, Samson (1896-1983) (stories)
Born in New York; died in Manhattan. Wrote “The Jazz Singer.”

Raspe, Rudolf Erich (1737-1794) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudolf_Erich_Raspe

Rathbone, Julian (Christopher) (1935-2008) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rathbone_julian

Rathjen, Carl Henry (1909-1984) (stories)
Writer. Born in Jersey City, New Jersey; lived in Idaho.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rathjen_carl_h

Rawlings, Charles A. (fl. 1932-1961) (stories)
Author and first husband of writer Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (1896-1953). Lived in Rochester, New York.

Rayer, Francis G(eorge) (1921-1981) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rayer_francis_g

Read, [Sir] Herbert (Edward) (1893-1968) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/read_herbert

Reasoner, James M(orris) (1953- ) (stories)
Husband of Livia J. Washburn.

Redgrove, Peter (William) (1932-2003) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/redgrove_peter

Redman, Ben Ray (1896-1961) (stories)
Editor, critic, author. Born in Brooklyn, New York; suicide in Hollywood, California.

Reed, Ishmael (Scott) (1938- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reed_ishmael

Reed, Jeremy (1951- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reed_jeremy

Reed, Kit (1932- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reed_kit

Reese, John (Henry) (1910-1981) (stories)
Born in Sweetwater, Nebraska.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_H._Reese

Reeve, Arthur B(enjamin) (1880-1936) (stories)
Born in Patchogue, New York; educated at Princeton University and New York Law School; editor and author, best known for creating Craig Kennedy, “Scientific Detective”; died in Trenton, New Jersey.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reeve_arthur_b

Reeves, James [i.e., John Morris Reeves] (1909-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reeves_james

Reid, Stephen ({c}1950- ) (stories)
Canadian bank robber turned writer turned bank robber.

Reitci, John George (1922-1983) (stories)
Prolific mystery writer. Died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Reizenstein, Elmer L(eopold) (1892-1967) (stories)
Born in New York City; graduate of New York Law School; worked as lawyer’s clerk in New York before publication of first play; contributed stories and articles to periodicals.

Reouven, René; pseudonym of René Sussan (1925- ) (stories)
See fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/René_Reouven

Repp, Ed Earl (1900-1979) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/repp_ed_earl

Resnick, Mike [i.e., Michael Diamond Resnick] (1942- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/resnick_mike

Reynolds, Alastair (Preston) (1966- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reynolds_alastair

Reynolds, Mack [i.e., Dallas McCord Reynolds] (1917-1983) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/reynolds_mack

Reynolds, Quentin (James) (1902-1965) (stories)
Born in the Bronx; died Travis AFB while returning from the Philippines.

Rheingold, Howard (E.) (1947- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rheingold_howard

Rhodes, Eugene Manlove (1869-1934) (stories)
Novelist and poet. Born in Tecumseh, Nebraska; died near San Diego, California.

Rhodes, Harrison G(arfield) (1871-1929) (stories)
Born in Cleveland; worked in publishing, U.S. and U.K., 1894-1901; drama critic for Chicago Tribune; playwright and author.

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