Miscellaneous Anthologies Index

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Davidson, Lionel (1922-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/davidson_lionel

Davies, John ({c}1914- ) (stories)
Born in Hoddesdon, England; schoolmaster before WWII and a journalist afterwards.

Davies, John Evan Weston (1909-1996) (stories)
Mystery and adventure story writer. Born in New South Wales, Australia; resident in Sussex, England.

Davies, Peter Ho (1966- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Ho_Davies

Davis, Frederick C(lyde) (1902-1977) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/davis_frederick_c

Davis, Harold Lenoir (1894-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._L._Davis

Davis, Lavinia R(iker) (1909-1961) (stories)
Born in New York City.

Davis, Russell (1970- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/davis_russell

Davison, Liam (1957-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liam_Davison

Davy, Colin (Kayser) (1896-1971) (stories)
Born in Sheffield.

Day, Bradford M(arshall) (1916-2004) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/day_bradford_m

Day, Clarence (Shepard), Jr. (1874-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarence_Day

De Abaitua, Matthew (fl. 2000-2014) (stories)
See www.harrybravado.com

de Camp, L(yon) Sprague (1907-2000) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/de_camp_l_sprague

de Leon, Thomas Cooper (1839-1914) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Cooper_de_Leon

de Lima, Sigrid (1921-1999) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sigrid_de_Lima

De Noux, O’Neil (Paul, Jr.) (1950- ) (stories)
Police detective and former private eye in New Orleans.

De Polnay, Peter (1906-1984) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/de_polnay_peter

de Roussy de Sales, Raoul (1896-1942) (stories)
See de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raoul_de_Roussy_de_Sales

De Selincourt, Hugh (1878-1951) (stories)
Literary critic and reviewer.

De Vries, Marvin L. (fl. 1933-1956) (stories)
Died prior to 1955. Perhaps from Detroit, Illinois. Not to be confused with Marvin Gerard DeVries (1933- ).

Deal, Borden [born Loysé Youth Deal] (1922-1985) (stories)
Author. Born in Pontoc, Michigan; died in Sarasota, Florida.

Dearmer, Geoffrey (1893-1996) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dearmer_geoffrey

Deaver, Jeffery (Wilds) (1950- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeffery_Deaver

Dedman, Stephen (1959- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dedman_stephen

Defoe, Daniel; pseudonym of Daniel Foe (1660-1731) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Defoe

DeFrees, Madeline (1919- ) (stories)
See www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/madeline-defrees

Deighton, Len [i.e., Leonard Cyril Deighton] (1929- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Len_Deighton

del Rey, Lester [born Leonard Knapp] (1915-1993) (stories)
claimed that his full name was Ramón Felipe Alvarez-del Rey, or sometimes Ramón Felipe San Juan Mario Silvio Enrico Smith Heathcourt-Brace Sierra y Alvarez-del Rey y de los Verdes.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/del_rey_lester

Delany, Samuel R(ay, Jr.) (1942- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/delany_samuel_r

DeLillo, Don (1936- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_DeLillo

DeMarinis, Rick (1934- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/demarinis_rick

Dennis, Nigel (Forbes) (1912-1989) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dennis_nigel

Denny, Norman (George) (1901-1982) (stories)
Born in Kent.

Dent, Guy [i.e., Guy Herbert de Boisragon-Dent] (1892-1954) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dent_guy

Dent, Lester (1905-1959) (stories)
Prolific pulp author best known for writing over 100 “Doc Savage” novels under the pseudonym “Kenneth Robeson.” Born and died in La Plata, Missouri.
See also www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dent_lester

Derleth, August (William) (1909-1971) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/derleth_august

DeRosso, H(enry) A(ndrew) (1917-1960) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/12/HADeRosso.html

Desmond, Shaw (1877-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/desmond_shaw

Detzer, Karl W(illiam) (1891-1987) (stories)
Writer, expert in criminology. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana; probably died in Leland, Michigan.
See also pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/09/karl-detzer-journalist-soldier-editor.html

DeWeese, Gene [i.e., Thomas Eugene DeWeese] (1934-2012) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/deweese_gene

Di Filippo, Paul (Gerard) (1954- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/di_filippo_paul

Díaz, Junot (1968- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junot_D%C3%ADaz

Dick, Philip K(indred) (1928-1982) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philip_K._Dick

Dickens, Charles (John Huffam) (1812-1870) (stories)
Grandfather of Mary Angela Dickens.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Dickens

Dickens, Mary Angela (1862-1948) (stories)
Granddaughter of Charles Dickens. Born in London; most her writing done in her thirties.

Dickinson, Edwin C. (1880-1956) (stories)
Connecticut jurist.

Dickinson, Peter (Malcolm de Brissac) (1927- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dickinson_peter

Dickson, Gordon R(upert) (1923-2001) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dickson_gordon_r

Dietz, William C(orey) (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dietz_william_c

Dillard, R(ichard) H(enry) W(ilde) (1937- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dillard_r_h_w

Dillon, Millicent (Gerson) (1925- ) (stories)
San Francisco author.

Dinesen, Isak; pseudonym of Karen Blixen (1885-1962) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isak_Dinesen

Dingle, [Captain] A(ylward) E(dward) [born Albert Edward Dingle] (1879-1947) (stories)
Seaman and popular author of sea stories. Born in Oxford, England; lived in Cornwall, England.
See also bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2008/09/captain-e-dingle.html; www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dingle_a_e; pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/09/captain-ae-dingle-sailor-yacht-racer.html

Dirda, Michael (1948- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dirda_michael

Disch, Thomas M(ichael) (1940-2008) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/disch_thomas_m

Disraeli, Benjamin (1804-1881) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disraeli

Dixon, Ella Hepworth (1857-1932) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ella_Hepworth_Dixon

Dobie, Charles Caldwell (1881-1943) (stories)
Born in San Francisco; journalist; playwright; contributed articles and fiction to numerous magazines.

Dobie, J(ames) Frank (1888-1964) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._Frank_Dobie

Doctorow, E(dgar) L(awrence) (1931- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/doctorow_e_l

Dole, Nathan Haskell (1852-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathan_Haskell_Dole

Donn-Byrne, Bryan Oswald (1889-1928) (stories)
Born in New York City; grew up in Ireland; contributor of fiction to magazines.

Donovan, Laurence (?-1950?) (stories)
The person who wrote under the pseudonym Robert Wallace and under the house name Kenneth Robeson might have been the Laurence (or Lawrence) Donovan born in Ohio ca.1884; death not traced.

Dorling, Henry Taprell (1883-1968) (stories)
Retired from Royal Navy; commanded destroyers in WWI.
See also bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2012/01/taffrail-henry-taprell-dorling.html

Dorrance, James (French) (1879-1961) (stories)
Veteran newspaperman; died in Santa Barbara, CA.

Doughty, Francis W(orcester) (1850-1917) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/doughty_francis_w

Douglas, Carole Nelson (1944- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/douglas_carole_nelson

Douglas, Lord Alfred (Bruce) (1870-1945) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Alfred_Douglas

Douglas, Theodore Wayland (1897-{c}1961) (stories)
See sombrerobooks.com/?p=1269

Dowdey, Clifford (Shirley, Jr.) (1904-1979) (stories)
Novelist and government writer. Born in and resident of Richmond, Virginia.

Doyle, [Sir] Arthur (Ignatius) Conan (1859-1930) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Conan_Doyle

Dozois, Gardner (Raymond) (1947- ) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dozois_gardner

Drabble, J(ohn) F(rederick) (1906-1982) (stories)
Barrister and county court judge, father of Margaret Drabble.

Drabble, Margaret (1939- ) (stories)
Daughter of J. F. Drabble.

Drake, David (Allen) (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/drake_david_a

du Maurier, Angela (1904-2002) (stories)
Born in London. Daughter of Gerald du Maurier and sister of Daphne du Maurier.

du Maurier, Daphne [i.e., Dame Daphne du Maurier Browning] (1907-1989) (stories)
Daughter of Gerald du Maurier and sister of Angela du Maurier.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daphne_du_Maurier

du Maurier, Gerald (Hubert Edward Busson) (1873-1934) (stories)
Father of Daphne and Angela du Maurier. Born and died in Hampstead, London, England; actor and theatre manager.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gerald_du_Maurier

DuBois, Brendan (1959- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dubois_brendan

Ducornet, Rikki (1943- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ducornet_rikki

Dudley, Ernest; pseudonym of Vivian Ernest Coltman-Allen (1908-2006) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2006/10/ernest-dudley.html

Duff, Charles (1894-1966) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/duff_charles

Duffy, Maureen (Patricia) (1933- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/duffy_maureen

Dumas, Alexandre, père (1802-1870) (stories)
Internationally famous French novelist, dramatist, journalist. The story here was a five page draft rewritten, expanded, and sold by H. Bedford-Jones. Born in Villers-Cotterets, France, and died in Puys, France.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Dumas

Duncan, Ronald (Frederick Henry) (1914-1982) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/duncan_ronald

Dunkerley, William (Arthur) (1852-1941) (stories)
Born and educated in Manchester; attempted orange growing and sheep farming in the U.S. but returned to England and took up writing; helped found The Idler; died in Worthing, Sussex.

Dunn, J(oseph) Allan (Elphinstone) (1872-1941) (stories)
Explorer and novelist, one of Adventure’s more popular writers. Born in London, England; came to America in 1893; died in San Francisco, California.
See also pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/06/j-allan-dunn-pulp-author-novelist.html

Dunn, Katherine (Karen) (1945- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/dunn_katherine

Dunne, Finley Peter (1867-1936) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Finley_Peter_Dunne

Dunsany, Lord [Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett] (1878-1957) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Dunsany

Duranty, Walter (1884-1957) (stories)
Expert on the Soviet Union, traveller, journalist and novelist; winner of the 1932 Pulitzer Prize for reporting. Born in Liverpool, England; died in Orlando, Florida.

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