Miscellaneous Anthologies Index

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Caine, William (1873-1925) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/caine_william

Calisher, Hortense (1911-2009) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/calisher_hortense

Calvino, Italo (1923-1985) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italo_Calvino

Cameron, (Barbara) Anne (1938- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_Cameron

Cameron, (Courtney) Owen (1902-1960) (stories)
Born in Oregon; settled in California; short story writer and novelist.

Cameron, Stella (1943- ) (stories)
Born in England; living in Washington state.

Camp, (Charles) Wadsworth (1879-1936) (stories)
Journalist and playwright. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; died in Jacksonville, Florida.

Campbell, John Francis (1821-1885) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Francis_Campbell

Campbell, John W(ood, Jr.) (1910-1971) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/campbell_john_w_jr

Campbell, Robert (Wright) (1927-2000) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Wright_Campbell

Campbell, Walter Stanley (1887-1957) (stories)
Born in Sevry, Kansas; educated at Southeastern State, Oklahoma, and Oxford; Professor of English Literature, writer; fellow of the Guggenheim Foundation; at University of Oklahoma in mid-1930s; died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Campbell Thomson, Christine (1897-1985) (stories)
Born in London; educated in Queen’s College; literary agent and author.

Canzoneri, Robert (Wilburn) (1925- ) (stories)
Novelist and former writing teacher at The Ohio State University in Columbus. Born in San Marcos, Texas.

ČAPEK, KAREL (1890-1938) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karel_%C4%8Capek

Card, Orson Scott (1951- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orson_Scott_Card

Carey, Peter (Philip) (1943- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Carey_(novelist)

Carleton, William (1794-1869) (stories)
Born in Prillisk, County Tyrone, Ireland. Early career working as clerk for local Sunday School Society, teaching and writing on the side; active in the then booming Dublin magazine world of the 1830s and early 1840s.

Carmody, Isobelle (Jane) (1958- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/carmody_isobelle

Carnell, (Edward) John “Ted” (1912-1972) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/carnell_john

Carpenter, Don(ald Richard) (1931-1995) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_Carpenter

Carr, John Dickson (1906-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Dickson_Carr

Carr, Robert Spencer (1909-1994) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2014/11/robert-s-carr-1909-1994-part-1.html

Carr, Terry (Gene) (1937-1987) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/carr_terry

Carroll, Lewis; pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-1898) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Carroll

Carruth, (Fred) Hayden (1862-1932) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/carruth_hayden

Carson, Anne (1950- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_Carson

Carter, Angela (Olive, née Stalker) (1940-1992) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angela_Carter

Carter, Lin [i.e., Linwood Vrooman Carter] (1930-1988) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/carter_lin

Carter, (Philip) Youngman (1904-1969) (stories)
Husband of Margery Allingham.

Carunungan, Celso Al(midin) ({c}1922-1988) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celso_Al._Carunungan

Casanova de Seingalt, Giacomo (1725-1798) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casanova

Case, Robert Ormond (1895-1964) (stories)
Born in Dallas, TX; moved to Oregon as a child; graduate of University of Oregon; served in the U.S Army in WWI; spent most of his life in Portland; author of 14 books and over 200 novelettes, mostly westerns; received a Peabody award for radio scripts of Song of Columbia; died in Oakland, California.

Case, Victoria (1892-1972) (stories)
See nwda.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv67390

Cassutt, Michael (Joseph) (1954- ) (stories)
TV writer and producer.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cassutt_michael

Castro, Adam-Troy (1960- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/castro_adam-troy

Caswell, Brian (Paul) (1954- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/caswell_brian

Cave, Hugh B(arnett) (1910-2004) (stories)
Prolific writer for pulp magazines; plantation owner in Haiti. Born in Chester, England; lived in Florida.

Cawthorn, James (Philip) (1929-2008) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cawthorn_james

Chabon, Michael (1963- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chabon_michael

Chadwick, Joseph L(ewis) (1909-1987) (stories)
Born in York, Pennsylvania; died in Tampa, Florida. Author of numerous short stories, 130 novels, and nonfiction accounts of oil discoveries in Pennsylvania and of the Texas Rangers.

Chalmers, Stephen (1880-1935) (stories)
Born in Dunoon, Scotland; co-founder of the Stevenson Society of America; lecturer, poet and novelist; authority of fly fishing; contributor to magazines; died in Laguna Beach, California.

Chamberlain, George Agnew (1879-1966) (stories)
Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil; educated at Princeton University; served 17 years in the U.S. foreign service, beginning as clerk in Brazilian consulate and ending as U.S. Consul-General, Mexico City; contributor to fiction magazines.

Chamberlain, (Edwin) William (1903-1969?) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chamberlain_william

Chambers, Robert W(illiam) (1865-1933) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chambers_robert_w

Champlin, John Michael (1937- ) (stories)
Born in North Dakota, living in Tennessee.

Chandler, A(rthur) Bertram (1912-1984) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chandler_a_bertram

Charyn, Jerome (1937- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/charyn_jerome

Chase, Mary Ellen (1887-1973) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Ellen_Chase

Cherryh, C. J. [i.e., Carolyn Janice Cherry] (1942- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cherryh_c_j

Cheshire, Giff(ord Paul) (1905- ) (stories)
Prolific writer of westerns.

Chester, George Randolph (1869-1924) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chester_george_randolph

Chesterton, G(ilbert) K(eith) (1874-1936) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chesterton_g_k

Chidester, Ann (1919-2002) (stories)
Born in Stillwater, Minnesota; married Dr. John O’Meara in 1956; died in Dublin, Ireland.

Chidsey, Donald Barr (1902-1981) (stories)
Popular fiction writer. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey; died in New London, Connecticut.

Child, Lincoln (1957- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/child_lincoln

Christie, Agatha (Mary Clarissa, née Miller) (1890-1976) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agatha_Christie

Christopher, John; pseudonym of C. S. Youd (1922-2012) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/christopher_john

Christopher, Robert (1924- ) (stories)
Probably born in Chicago, Illinois.

Churchill, [Sir] Winston (Leonard) S(pencer) (1874-1965) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winston_Churchill

Chute, M. G. [i.e., Mary Grace Chute Smith] (1907-1994) (stories)
Born, raised and educated in Minnesota.

Clad, Noel (Clovis) (1924-1962) (stories)
Born in White Plains, New York; educated in economics and served with the Marshall Plan Mission. Killed in plane crash.

Clark, Valma (1894-1953) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/valma-clark-1894-1953.html

Clarke, Arthur C(harles) (1917-2008) (books) (stories)
Renowned science fiction writer. Born in Minehead, Somerset, England; long resident in Sri Lanka. Knighthood granted in 1998.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_C._Clarke

Claudy, Carl H(arry) (1879-1957) (stories)
Author. Born in Washington, D.C.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/claudy_carl_h

Clement, Hal; pseudonym of Harry Clement Stubbs (1922-2003) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/clement_hal

Clements, Calvin (Joseph, Sr.) (1915-1997) (stories)
Writer of screenplays; born in Jersey City, New Jersey; died in Tarzana, California.

Clifford, Charles L(ewis) (1890-1991) (stories)
Born in Boston in 1890, Clifford rose to the rank of Colonel in the U.S. Army becoming Commanding Officer of the 2nd Filipino Infantry Regiment in 1942. He wrote several books and stories about the Philippines including The Real Glory (1937) which was made into a film starring Gary Cooper & David Niven in 1939. The film seems also to have been based in part on Jungle Patrol (1938) by Vic Hurley which had led some to suggest that Clifford was actually a pseudonym for Hurley. Clifford died in New Jersey in 1991.

Clifford, Mrs. W(illiam) K(ingdon) [i.e., Lucy Lane Clifford; born Sophia Lucy Jane Lane] (1846-1929) (stories)
Born in London.

Cloete, (Edward Fairly) Stuart (Graham) (1897-1976) (stories)
Rancher and novelist. Born in Paris, France; died in Cape Town, South Africa.

Clute, John (Frederick) (1940- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/clute_john

Coates, Grace Stone [Mrs. Henderson Coates] (1881-1976) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grace_Stone_Coates

Coates, Robert M(yron) (1897-1973) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/coates_robert_m

Coatsworth, Elizabeth Jane (1893-1986) (stories)
Born in Buffalo, N.Y.

Cobb, James H(arvey) (1953- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cobb_james_h

Cobham, [Sir] Alan J(ohn) (1894-1973) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Cobham

Coburn, Walter J(ohn) (1889-1971) (stories)
Writer of western novels and short stories. Born in White Sulphur Springs, Montana Territory; lived in Arizona.

Cockburn, (Francis) Claud (1904-1981) (stories)
Father of Sarah Cockburn.

Cockburn, Sarah (Caudwell) (1939-2000) (stories)
Lawyer who worked for Lloyds Bank in London; daughter of (Francis) Claud Cockburn.

Cockrell, (Nancy) Amanda (1948- ) (stories)
Daughter of Frank and Marian Cockrell.

Cockrell, Frank [i.e., Francis M. Cockrell] (1906-1987) (stories)
Father of Amanda Cockrell.

Cockrell, Marian (née Brown) (1909-1999) (stories)
Mother of Amanda Cockrell.

Coe, Charles Francis (1890-1956) (stories)
Born in Buffalo, N.Y.; Joined the Navy at 17, spent 5 years as a professional fighter, then a radio sports announcer (and may have invented ringside commentary), then took up writing, went to Hollywood as a screenwriter, then became a lawyer and general counsel for the motion picture producers; moved to Florida and practiced there; became editor and publisher of the Palm Beach Post; died in Palm Beach, FL. Father of Betty Coe Spicer.

Cogswell, Theodore R(ose) (1918-1987) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cogswell_theodore_r

Cohen, Bernard (1963- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cohen_bernard

Cohen, Octavus Roy (1891-1959) (stories)
Noted writer. Born in Charleston, South Carolina; died in Los Angeles, California.

Colbron, Grace Isabel (1869-1948) (stories)
Born in New York City; stage actress; reader of European language books for New York publishers, theatrical managers and play-brokers; lecturer on economic and literary subjects; translator from German and Scandinavian languages.

Colcord, Lincoln (Ross) (1883-1947) (stories)
Born at Sea, off Cape Horn; spent first 14 years of life at sea with father; educated at University of Maine; journalist and editor.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/colcord_lincoln

Collier, James L(incoln) (1928- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/collier_james_lincoln

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