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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