Miscellaneous Anthologies Index


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Rice, Elmer L.; pseudonym of Elmer L. Reizenstein (1892-1967) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rice_elmer


Richards, Laura E(lizabeth Howe) (1850-1943) (stories)
Born in Boston.


Richardson, Anthony (Thomas Stewart Currie) (1899-1964) (stories)
Born in London; educated at Marlborough College; newspaperman and author.


Richardson, Maurice (Lane) (1907-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/richardson_maurice


Richmond, Roaldus (Frederick) (1910-1986) (stories)
Western writer, editor, proofreader. Born in Barton, Vermont; lived in Concord, New Hampshire.


Ridge, John Rollin (1827-1867) (stories)
Born near Rome, Georgia.


Riesenberg, Felix (1879-1939) (stories)
Born in Milwaukee; educated at Columbia University. Seaman, explorer, engineer.


Rimel, Duane W(eldon) (1915-1996) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rimel_duane_w


Ripley, Clements (1892-1954) (stories)
Fiction writer, screenwriter, playwright, sportsman. Born in Tacoma, Washington; lived in Los Angeles.


Ritchie, [Sir] Lewis (Anselm da Costa) (1886-1967) (stories)
Born in London; birth name was Ricci, but anglicized to Ritchie by deed poll in 1941; served in Royal Navy from 1901 until WWII; retired as Captain of the royal yacht “Victoria and Albert”; press secretary 1944-1947 to King George VI.


Ritson, [Lady] Kitty (Edith Blanche Ogilvy) (1887-1969) (stories)
Born in London; educated privately; lived in Surrey.


Rittenberg, Max (1880-1965) (stories)
Mail order expert, worked in advertising; fairly prolific writer for Munsey magazines, traveller. Born in Sydney, Australia; educated at Cambridge College, England.


Roan, Tom [i.e., Thomas B. Roan] (1894-1958) (stories)
Born in Snead, Alabama; died in New Jersey; former peace officer who grew up in Alabama; prolific author of western stories for the pulps.


Robbe-Grillet, Alain (1922-2008) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robbe-Grillet


Robbins, Clarence Aaron (1888-1949) (stories)
Born in Brooklyn; graduate of Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute and Washington & Lee University; died in St. Jean, Cap Ferrat, Alpes Martimes, France, and buried in Nice.


Roberts, [Sir] Charles G(eorge) D(ouglas) (1860-1943) (stories)
Novelist and poet. Born in Douglas, New Brunswick, Canada; died in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_G._D._Roberts


Roberts, Gareth (1968- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/roberts_gareth


Roberts, Keith (John Kingston) (1935-2000) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/roberts_keith


Roberts, Morley (Charles) (1857-1942) (stories)
Born in London; educated at Owen’s College; went to Australia in 1876, working on cattle stations and sheep farms, then to California and South Africa, working at ports, sawmills; wrote more than 60 volumes of fiction.


Robertson, E. Arnot [i.e., Eileen Arbuthnot Robertson] (1903-1961) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/robertson_e_arnot


Robertson, Frank C(hester) (1890-1969) (stories)
Prolific writer of westerns; brother of Obe Robertson. Born in Moscow, Idaho; died in Springfield, Utah (?).


Robertson, Obe (A.) (1884-?) (stories)
Writer; brother of Frank C. Robertson. Born in Idaho.


Robinson, [Sir] H(arry) Perry (1859-1930) (stories)
Born in England.


Robinson, Kim Stanley (1952- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/robinson_kim_stanley


Robinson, Robert (Henry) (1927-2011) (stories)
Born in Liverpool; raised in London; radio/TV broadcaster and newspaper journalist.


Robinson, W. Heath (1872-1944)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/robinson_w_heath


Robson, Justina L(ouise) A(lice) (1968- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/robson_justina


Roche, Arthur Somers (1883-1935) (stories)
Journalist and novelist. Born in Somerville, Massachusetts; studied law, but after practicing several years he became a journalist for the New York World in 1906; later lived in Florida and died in Palm Beach.


Rocklin, R(ock) J(ohn) (fl. 1945) (stories)
Brother of Ross Rocklynne.


Rodney, [Colonel] George Brydges (1872-1950) (stories)
Cavalry officer, served in Spanish-American War; presumably related to Admiral George Brydges Rodney (1719-1792). Lived in San Antonio, Texas; died in Houston, Texas.


Roe, Vingie E(ve) [Mrs. Raymond C. Lawton] (1879-1958) (stories)
Born in Oxford, Kansas.


Rogers, Jane (Rosalind) (1952- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rogers_jane


Rogers, Joel Townsley (1896-1984) (stories)
Poet, editor, mystery writer. Born in Sedalia, Missouri; died in Washington, D.C.


Rogers, Samuel (1763-1855) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Rogers


Rohmer, Sax; pseudonym of A. Sarsfield Ward (1883-1959) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sax_Rohmer


Ronald, James (1905-1972) (stories)
Born and died in Glasgow, but lived in Fairfield, Connecticut from 1938 to 1955, when he was deported.


Roof, Katharine Metcalf (1871-1950s) (stories)
Born in Clifton Springs, N.Y.; educated at private schools and New York School of Art.


Rooney, Frank (Leo) (1913-1992) (stories)
Born in Kansas City; served in the Army in World War II; writer of novels and short stories who received the Guggenheim Award; died in Sarasota, Florida where he lived for 12 years after moving from Mamaroneck, New York.


Roscoe, Theodore (1906-1992) (stories)
Born in Rochester, New York; specialist in naval affairs, served on presidential commissions in 1950s; TV writer, biographer of Lincoln; prolific pulp-writer; died in Florida.
See also pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/08/TheodoreRoscoe.html; en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Roscoe


Rose, M. J.; pseudonym of Melisse J. Shapiro (1963- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M.J._Rose


Rose, Malcolm (1953- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rose_malcolm


Rosmanith, Olga L. [i.e., Grace Olga Rosmanith Nies-Berger] (1893-1978) (stories)
Note: Her name could be given as Grace Olga Rosmanith/Roxburgh Hall-Brown Nies-Berger, to include all its permutations.


Ross, James (1911-1990) (stories)
Born in North Carolina; newspaperman.
See also mysteriouspress.com/authors/james-ross/default.asp


Ross, Jean (fl. 1924) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ross_jean


Roth, Philip (Milton) (1933- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/roth_philip


Rothman, Milton A. (1919-2001) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rothman_milton_a


Rousseau, Victor; pseudonym of Victor Rousseau Emanuel (1879-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rousseau_victor


Rowe, John G(abriel) (1873-1956) (stories)
Born and educated in Liverpool; editor, scenarist, novelist and historian. It appears he died as John Thomas Rowe; birth name uncertain.


Royer, Louis-Charles (1889-?) (stories)
A journalist who specialized in writing erotic fiction.


Royle, Nicholas (John) (1963- ) (books) (stories)
Novelist, short story writer, editor and journalist living in London.


Rucker, Rudy [i.e., Rudolf von Bitter Rucker] (1946- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rucker_rudy


Runyon, (Alfred) Damon (1880-1946) (stories)
Author, poet and journalist. Born in Manhattan, Kansas; died in New York City.


Rusch, Kristine Kathryn (1960- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rusch_kristine_kathryn


Rushdie, (Ahmed) Salman (1947- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salman_Rushdie


Russ, Joanna (Ruth) (1937-2011) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/russ_joanna


Russell, Bertrand (Arthur William) (1872-1970) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/russell_bertrand


Russell, Charles M(arion) (1864-1926) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Marion_Russell


Russell, Don(ald Bert) (1899-1986) (books)
Historian, journalist, editor, author. Born in Huntington, Indiana; died in Grand Rapids, Michigan.


Russell, Eric Frank (1905-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/russell_eric_frank


Russell, Ivy (Ethel, née Southern) (1909- ) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2006/11/ivy-russell.html


Russell, John (1885-1956) (stories)
Author and explorer. Born in Davenport, Iowa; lived in Santa Monica, California.


Russell, John Edward (1848-1917) (stories)
Clergyman, educationist and author. Born in Walpole, New Hampshire; died in Williamstown, Massachusetts.


Russell, Karen (1981- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karen_Russell


Russell, Ray(mond Robert) (1924-1999) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/russell_ray


Russell, W(illiam) Clark (1844-1911) (stories)
Born in New York of English parents; spent difficult years in the British merchant service; then a journalist and, after age 30, a novelist and short story writer.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/russell_w_clark


Ryan, Denise (fl. 1999-2000) (stories)
Born in Lancashire; freelance translator living in Liverpool.


Ryman, Geoff(rey Charles) (1951- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ryman_geoff


Sabatini, Rafael (1875-1950) (stories)
Novelist, biographer and playwright. Creator of “Captain Blood.” Born in Jesi, Italy; died in Adelboden, Switzerland.


Sabin, Edwin L(egrand) (1870-1952) (stories)
Novelist, author of books for young readers. Born in Rockford, Illinois; died impoverished in Hemet, California.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sabin_edwin_l


Sackville-West, Edward (Charles) (1901-1965) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Sackville-West,_5th_Baron_Sackville


Sackville-West, V(ictoria Mary) (1892-1962) (stories)
Born in Knole Castle, Kent.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vita_Sackville-West


Sagan, Carl (Edward) (1934-1996) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Sagan


Sakamoto, Kerri (1959- ) (stories)
Born in Toronto.


Saki; pseudonym of H. H. Munro (1870-1916) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saki


Salfeld, Frederick (John) (1905-2001) (stories)
See www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/1329465/Frederick-Salfeld.html


Salter, James [born James Arnold Horowitz] (1925- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Salter


Sambrot, William (Anthony) (1920- ) (stories)
Author of short stories. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sambrot_william


Sams, B. B. (1944- )
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B._B._Sams


Sand, George; pseudonym of Amandine Aurore Lucie Dudevant (1804-1876) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Sand


Sanders, Charles Wesley ({c}1876-1937?) (stories)
Born in Michigan and may be the Charles W. Sanders who died in Los Angeles in 1937.


Sanders, Scott Russell (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sanders_scott_russell


Sands, Lynsay (fl. 1997-2013) (stories)
See www.lynsaysands.net


Santee, Ross (1889-1965) (stories)
See www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org/wp-content/upLoads/library_Santee-Ross.pdf


Santoro, Lawrence P. (1942-2014) (stories)
See www.larrysantoro.com


Sapper; pseudonym of H. C. McNeile (1888-1937) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sapper_(author)


Sarett, Lew (1888-1954) (stories)
Professor of speech at Northwestern University; lecturer, writer, poet. Born in Chicago, Illinois; died in Gainesville, Florida.


Sargent, Epes Winthrop (1872-1938) (stories)
Co-founder of Broadway trade paper, Variety.


Sargent, Pamela (1948- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sargent_pamela


Sarmiento, Félix Rubén García (1867-1916) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rub%C3%A9n_Dar%C3%ADo



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