St. James Guide to Science Fiction Writers  , Band 1
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St. James Guide To Science Fiction Writers , Band 1

by Jay P. Pederson
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1175 Pages
St. James Press , 1996
St James Press
This reference guide concentrates on living, English-language writers of science fiction, although precursors such as Mary Shelley are also included. Each entry includes: a biography of the writer; complete bibliography; locations of manuscripts; further reading lists; and a critical essay. Of the 600 authors covered, some are traditional favourites - such as H.G. Wells, Robert Heinlein and J.G. Ballard - and some are among those who have changed both the style and concerns of the genre - Michael Moorcock, Ursula Le Guin and Doris Lessing.