Miscellaneous Anthologies Index

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Borges, Jorge Luís (1899-1986) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borges

Borgese, Elizabeth Mann (1918-2002) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/borgese_elisabeth_mann

Borland, Hal [i.e., Harold Glen Borland] (1900-1978) (stories)
Naturalist, journalist and novelist. Born in Sterling, Nebraska; died in Sharon, Connecticut.
See also drs.library.yale.edu/HLTransformer/HLTransServlet?stylename=yul.ead2002.xhtml.xsl&pid=beinecke:borland

Bosworth, Allan R(ucker) (1901-1986) (stories)
Author and naval officer. Born in San Angelo, Texas; lived in Roanoke, Virginia.

Boucher, Anthony; pseudonym of William A. P. White (1911-1968) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/boucher_anthony

Bouma, J(ohannes) L(ambertus) (1914-1978) (stories)
Born in the Netherlands; died in Long Beach, California.

Bova, Ben(jamin William) (1932- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bova_ben

Bowden, Jean [i.e., Jean Bowden-Green] (1920- ) (stories)
Born Jean Hill and married George Bowden-Green.

Bowen, Catherine (Shober) Drinker (1897-1973) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catherine_Drinker_Bowen

Bowen, Robert Sidney (1900-1977) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bowen_robert_sidney

Bower, B. M.; pseudonym of Bertha Muzzy Bower Sinclair Cowan (1871-1940) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/05/bm-bower-author-biography.html; www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bower_b_m

Boyle, Kay [i.e., Kay Boyle Vail Franckenstein] (1902-1992) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kay_Boyle

Boyle, T(homas) Coraghessan (1948- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._Coraghessan_Boyle

Boyles, Clarence Scott, Jr. (1905- ) (stories)
Author. Born in Baird, Texas; lived in California.

Brackett, Leigh (Douglas) [Mrs. Edmond Hamilton] (1915-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brackett_leigh

Bradbury, Ray (Douglas) (1920-2012) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_Bradbury

Bradley, Marion (Eleanor) Zimmer (1930-1999) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bradley_marion_zimmer

Bradley, Mary (Wilhelmina) Hastings ({c}1880-1976) (stories)
Born and lived in Chicago. Traveled in Belgian Congo, took part in tiger hunts in French Indo-China; fellow of Royal Geographical Society, London; lectured at National Geographical Society, Washington D.C., and American Museum of Natural History, New York.

Braley, Berton (1882-1966) (stories)
Born in Madison, Wisconsin; Journalist and poet popular for poems about the “manly life”; lived for a time in Montana; died in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Bramah, Ernest; pseudonym of Ernest Bramah Smith (1868-1942) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/07/ernest-bramah-humorist-detective.html; en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernest_Bramah

Brand, Max; pseudonym of Frederick Faust (1892-1944) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max_Brand

Brand, (Charles) Neville (1895-1951) (stories)
Born in Leicester. Employed by the Bank of England.

Brandon, William (E.) (1914-2002) (stories)
Author. Born in Kokomo, Indiana.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Brandon_(author)

Brandvold, Peter (fl. 2012-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Brandvold

Brantenberg, Gerd (1941- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brantenberg_gerd

Brautigan, Richard (Gary) (1935-1984) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Brautigan

Brennan, Frederick Hazlitt (1901-1962) (stories)
Born in St. Louis.
See also www.imdb.com/name/nm0107288/bio

Brennan, Joe (fl. 1940-1955) (stories)
Not to be confused with Connecticut poet and author Joseph Payne Brennan (1918-1990).

Brenton, Myron (fl. 1959-1968) (stories)
New York writer, at one time a private detective.

Bretnor, Reginald [legalized from Alfred Reginald Kahn] (1911-1992) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bretnor_reginald

Brewer, Gil(bert John) (1922-1983) (stories)
(Note that the Social Security Death Index gives 1921 as his birth date, but the 1930 census, Florida death records, and his wife’s essay on his life give 1922—November 20, 1922, in fact—as his birth date.)
See also bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2009/10/gil-brewer.html

Bridgers, Sue Ellen (1942- ) (stories)
See www.sueellenbridgers.com

Brin, (Glen) David (1950- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brin_david

Brinig, Myron (1896-1991) (stories)
Born in Minneapolis; lived in Montana and New Mexico.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brinig_myron

Brinkley, William (Clark) (1917-1993) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brinkley_william

Britton, David (1945- ) (books)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/britton_david

Brodeur, Arthur Gilchrist (1888-1971) (stories)
Noted philologist and writer. Born in Franklin, Massachusetts; died in Berkeley, California.
See also pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/07/arthur-gilchrist-brodeur-professor-pulp.html

Brooke, John (1951- ) (stories)
Montreal poet and film maker.

Brooks, Walter R(ollin) (1886-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brooks_walter_r

Brophy, Brigid (Antonia) (1929-1995) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brophy_brigid

Brosbøll, Carl (1816-1900) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carit_Etlar

Brothers, William P(erry) (1921-2002) (stories)
Military officer who has traveled widely; author of many articles and stories; living in San Francisco area in 1959.

Brown, Eric (1960- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brown_eric

Brown, Fredric (William) (1906-1972) (stories)
Writer remembered for his mysteries and for his “short-short” science fiction and fantasy stories. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio; died in Tucson, Arizona.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/brown_fredric

Brown, George Mackay (1921-1996) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Mackay_Brown

Brown, James [i.e., James Brown of Selkirk] (1832-1904) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._B._Selkirk

Browning, Dixie (née Burrus) (1930- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dixie_Browning

Browning, (Zerilda) Sinclair (1946- ) (stories)
Has been banker, travel agent, real estate broker, political consultant and candidate, and creative writing teacher; living in southern Ariz.

Brubaker, Howard (1882-1957) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Brubaker

Brunner, John (Kilian Houston) (1934-1995) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Brunner_(novelist)

Bryant, Edward (Winslow, Jr.) (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bryant_edward

Bryant, Will(iam H.) (1923-2002) (stories)
Born in Arizona; illustrator, designer, novelist.

Bryher; pseudonym of Anna Winifred Ellerman (1894-1983) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bryher

Buchan, John, Baron Tweedsmuir (1875-1940) (stories)
First Baron Tweedsmuir. Scottish Government official; novelist, essayist, biographer and historian; Governor General of Canada from 1935-1940. Born in Perth, Scotland; died in Montreal, Canada. Father of William Buchan.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Buchan

Buchan, William (James de L’Aigle) (1916-2008) (stories)
Son of John Buchan.

Buck, Pearl S(ydenstricker) (1892-1973) (stories)
Wife of Richard J. Walsh.

Buckley, Christopher (Taylor) (1952- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/buckley_christopher

Buckley, F(rederick) R(obert) (1896-1976) (stories)
Born in Colton, Staffordshire, England; emigrated to the U.S. around 1915, married and naturalized in 1923; returned to England and died in Norfolk. Worked in Hollywood for a while, also wrote for radio and broadcast for the B.B.C. His historical adventures set in the Italian Renaissance made him one of the most popular of the Adventure authors.
See also pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2013/09/f-r-buckley-swashbuckling-author.html

Budrys, Algis [working name of Algirdas Jonas Budrys] (1931-2008) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/budrys_algis

Bukiet, Melvin Jules (1953- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bukiet_melvin_jules

Bulgakov, Mikhail (Afanas’evich) (1891-1940) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikhail_Bulgakov

Bullett, Gerald (William) (1893-1958) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2006/10/gerald-bullett.html

Bulmer, (Henry) Kenneth (1921-2005) (stories)
Born in London, England, is best known for his science fiction books.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bulmer_kenneth

Bulwer-Lytton, [Sir] Edward (George Earle) (1803-1873) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Bulwer-Lytton

Burdette, Robert J. (1844-1914) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Jones_Burdette

Burgess, Anthony; pseudonym of John Anthony Burgess Wilson (1917-1993) (books) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Burgess

Burke, Norah (Aileen) (1907-1976) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2008/08/norah-burke.html

Burkett, William R., Jr. (1943- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burkett_william_r_jr

Burks, Arthur J. (1898-1974) (stories)
Extremely prolific pulp writer; professional soldier for a time; Marine Corps officer. Born in Douglas County, Washington; died in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burks_arthur_j

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Rice_Burroughs

Burroughs, John (1837-1921) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Burroughs

Burroughs, William S(eward) (1914-1997) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burroughs_william_s

Burtis, (Henry) Thomson (1896-1971) (stories)
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y.; former officer in Army Corps of Engineers; died in Santa Monica, California.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burtis_thomson

Busby, F(rancis) M(arion, Jr.) (1921-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/busby_f_m

Bush, Vannevar (1890-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vannevar_Bush

Butler, Ellis Parker (1869-1937) (stories)
Born in Muscatine, Iowa; lived in New York and died in Williamsville, Massachusetts; was a full-time banker while authoring around 30 books and over 2000 short stories and devoting much time to the local community.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellis_Parker_Butler

Butler, Octavia E(stelle) (1947-2006) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/butler_octavia

Butler, Richard (Miles) (1925- ) (stories)
Born Arthur Ronald Butler in Liverpool; a teacher, first in England, later in Australia.

Butler, Robert Olen (Jr.) (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/butler_robert_olen

Butler, Samuel (1835-1902) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Butler_(novelist)

Butor, Michel (Marie Francois) (1926- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/butor_michel

Butterworth, Michael (1947- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/butterworth_michael

Buzzati, Dino (1906-1972) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/buzzati_dino

Byatt, A(ntonio) S(usan Drabble) [i.e., Antonio Susan Drabble Byatt Duffy] (1936- ) (books) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._S._Byatt

Byron, George Gordon, Lord (1788-1824) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byron

Cabell, James Branch (1879-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cabell_james_branch

Cadigan, Pat(ricia Oren Kearney) (1953- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cadigan_pat

Cady, Jack (Andrew) (1932-2004) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cady_jack

Cain, James M(allahan) (1892-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_M._Cain

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