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


Calkins, Franklin Welles (1857-1928) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=16503862


Campbell, [Commander] A(rchibald) B(ruce) (1881-1966) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2010/01/commander-b-campbell.html


Campbell, [Vice-Admiral] Gordon (1886-1953) (stories)
See www.militarian.com/threads/vice-admiral-gordon-campbell-vc-dso-1886-1953.7233


Campbell, H(erbert) J(ames) (1925-1983) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/campbell_h_j


Campbell, [Sir] Malcolm (1885-1948) (stories)
Born in Chislehurst; a racing driver who once held the land (1935) and water (1937) speed records.


Campbell, Patricia (Platt) (1901-1976) (stories)
Born in Vashon, Washington.


Campbell, Reginald (Wilfrid) (1894-1950) (stories)
Born in Ealing. Not to be confused with the Reverend Canon Reginald Campbell (1867-1956).


Campbell Thomson, Christine (1897-1985) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2016/05/flavia-richardson-1897-1985.html


Cannell, Charles (Henry) (1882-1947) (stories)
Also known as (and death registered as): Charles Henry Vivian.


Carlyle, Thomas (1795-1881) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Carlyle


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


Carter, Bruce; pseudonym of Richard Alexander Hough (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/carter_bruce


Carter, Winifred (E.) ({c}1883-1949) (stories)
Born in London.


Casey, Robert J(oseph) (1890-1962) (stories)
Born in Beresford, South Dakota. Chicago newspaperman.


Casserly, (James Henry) Gordon (1869-1947) (stories)
Born in Dublin.


Catherall, Arthur (1906-1980) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/catherall_arthur


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


Chance, John Newton [born John Richard Henry Chance] (1911-1983) (stories)
Born in Streatham Hill, England.


Chanter, Gratiana [i.e., Mrs. Edward William Longworth Knocker] (1857-1934) (stories)
Born in Devon, daughter of a clergyman; died in Rome, Italy.


Charteris, Leslie [born Leslie Charles Bowyer-Yin] (1907-1993) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leslie_Charteris


Chase, (Nathaniel) Powell (1868-1956) (stories) (art)
See cornwallartists.org/cornwall-artists/nathaniel-powell-chase


Chaucer, Geoffrey ({c}1340-1400) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geoffrey_Chaucer


Chesson, Nora [born Eleanor Jane Hopper] (1871-1906) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nora_Chesson


Chester, Charlie (1914-1997) (stories)
Radio comedian in England.


Child, Richard Washburn (1881-1935) (stories)
Born in Worcester, Massachusetts; educated at Harvard Law School; Ambassador to Italy, 1920-1924; contributor of articles on political and social themes to magazines; once married to Maude Parker.


Childers, (Robert) Erskine (1870-1922) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Erskine_Childers


Chilton, Charles (Frederick William) (1917-2013) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/chilton_charles


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


Chute, B(eatrice) J(oy) (1913-1987) (stories)
See www.goodreads.com/author/show/132986.B_J_Chute


Clapperton, Richard (Guy) (1934-1984) (stories)
See fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Clapperton


Claribel; pseudonym of Charlotte Alington Barnard (1830-1869) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlotte_Alington_Barnard


Clarke, Arthur C(harles) (1917-2008) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_C._Clarke


Clarke, Laurence (Ayscough Boland) (1873-1942) (stories)
Born in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England. Name once given as Lawrence Clarke Boland Ayscough (!), in immigration registration on island of Jersey.


Clarke, Percy A(rthur) (1895-1974) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/clarke_percy


Claudy, Carl H(arry) (1879-1957) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/claudy_carl_h


Clay, Charles (1906-1980) (stories)
See www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/literaryarchives/027011-200.030-e.html


Cleator, P(hilip) E(llaby) (1908-1994) (stories)
See www.bis-space.com/what-we-do/the-british-interplanetary-society/history/philip-e-cleator


Cobb, (Geoffrey) Belton (1892-1971) (stories)
Son of Thomas Cobb.


Cobb, Sylvanus, Jr. (1823-1887) (stories)
Born in Waterville, Maine.


Cobb, Thomas (1854-1932) (stories)
Born and lived in London; left school at age 12 and worked for some 20 years in his father’s tallowing business; then started writing in 1887; died in Hampstead, London, England. Father of Belton Cobb.


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


Cochrane, Alfred (Henry John) (1865-1948) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Cochrane


Cockroft, W(ilfred) P. (1909-1992) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cockroft_w_p


Coghlan, Margaret M. (1917-2002) (stories)
Born Margaret Mary Walls in Glasgow; died in Leicester, England.


Coke, Desmond (Francis Talbot) (1879-1931) (stories)
Born in London; lived in Worthing, Sussex; educator who was vice-master of an experimental school in the 1920s; writer of stories for boys.


Colbeck, [Rev.] Alfred (1836-1908) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/colbeck_alfred


Coleridge, Samuel Taylor (1772-1834) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Taylor_Coleridge


Collett, J(ohn) Etheridge (1871-1951) (stories)
Trained as a lawyer but served as a journalist and sports correspondent.


Collier, John (Henry Noyes) (1901-1980) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Collier_(writer)


Collingwood, Harry; pseudonym of William J. C. Lancaster (1851-1922) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/collingwood_harry


Collins, Colin; pseudonym of Oliver Merland (fl. 1900s-1920s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/collins_colin


Collins, Erroll; pseudonym of E. E. Redknap (1906-1991) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/collins_erroll


Collins, Gilbert (Henry) (1890-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/collins_gilbert


Collins, (William) Wilkie (1824-1889) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilkie_Collins


Compton, Herbert (Eastwick) (1853-1906) (stories)
World traveler; lived in India for 22 years; committed suicide at sea on his way to Madeira.


Conrad, Joseph; pseudonym of Teodor Josef Konrad Korzeniowski (1857-1924) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Conrad


Constanduros, Mabel (Tilling) (1880-1957) (stories)
Born in London; made her reputation in a series of sketches for the BBC; actress, principally on the stage.


Cook, W(illiam) Victor (1875-1955) (stories)
Born in London; a journalist.


Cook, William Wallace (1867-1933) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cook_william_wallace


Cooper, George (1840-1927) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Cooper_(poet)


Cooper, Giles (Stannus) (1918-1966) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cooper_giles


Cooper, H. S. (fl. 1890s-1920s) (stories)
Explorer. Born in the Isle of Wight, England; lived in Texas.


Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Fenimore_Cooper


Copping, Harold (1863-1932) (art)
See www.askart.com/artist/Harold_Copping/11023984/Harold_Copping.aspx


Corbett, [Sir] Julian (Stafford) (1854-1922) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_Corbett


Corbett, (Winfield) Scott (1913-2006) (stories)
Born in Kansas City, Missouri.


Cornell, Fred(erick) C(arruthers) (1867-1921) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cornell_fred_c


Cottrell, Leonard (Eric) (1913-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Cottrell


Courlander, Alphonse (1881-1914) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/alphonse-courlander.html


Courthope, George L(oyd, 1st Baron Courthope) (1877-1955) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Courthope,_1st_Baron_Courthope


Cowan, James (1870-1943) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Cowan_(New_Zealand_writer)


Cowper, Frank (1849-1930) (stories)
Born in London; sailor; explored by boat the waters of France, Belgium, Channel Islands, Britain, etc., and extensively wrote and lectured on yachting.


Cox, A(nthony) B(erkeley) (1893-1971) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Berkeley_Cox


Coxwell, Henry (Tracey) (1819-1900) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/coxwell_henry


Craig, J(ohn) Duncan (1830-1909) (stories)
Born in Dublin; awarded Doctor of Divinity from Trinity College in 1869; died in Italy.


Craigie, David; pseudonym of Dorothy M. Craigie (1908- ) (stories) (art)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/craigie_david


Crane, Frank, D.D. (1861-1928) (stories)
See en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Frank_Crane


Creasey, John (1908-1973) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Creasey


Creighton, Mandell (1843-1901) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandell_Creighton


Crisp, Frank (Robson) (1915-1996) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2008/08/frank-crisp.html


Croft-Cooke, Rupert (1903-1979) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/croft-cooke_rupert


Crombie, Charles (Exeter Devereux) (1880-1967) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Exeter_Devereux_Crombie


Cronin, Bernard (Charles) (1884-1968) (stories)
Born in Ealing, Middlesex, England; came to Australia in 1890 and was educated there; journalist, operator of correspondence courses, founder of clubs for authors and artists; novelist, short story writer and playwright.


Cross, John Keir (1914-1967) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cross_john_keir


Croudace, Glynn (1917- ) (stories)
Journalist and novelist. Born in Monmouth, England; lived in South Africa.


Crowell, Grace Noll (1877-1969) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grace_Noll_Crowell


Crump, J(ames) Irving (1887-1979) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/crump_irving


Cumming-Skinner, Dugald Matheson (1902-1956) (stories)
Born in Findhorn, Morayshire, Scotland; died in Aberdeen, Scotland; prolific fiction author (8½ million words published 1922-1934); also wrote radio plays.


Cuneo, Cyrus (Cincinato) (1879-1916) (art)
See www.lookandlearn.com/blog/10075/cyrus-cuneo-artist/


Curwood, James Oliver (1878-1927) (stories)
Born in Owosso, Michigan.


Cuthell, Edith E(llen Foster) (1853-1929) (stories)
Born in Sandy Place, Sandy, Bedfordshire; spent some years in India, then settled in Surrey; died in Chelsea, London.


Daiken, Leslie H. (1912-1964) (stories)
See norman.hrc.utexas.edu/fasearch/findingAid.cfm?eadid=00032



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