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St. James Guide to Fantasy Writers

St. James Press

St. James Guide to Fantasy Writers

by St. James Press

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Published by St. James Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Reference,
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9696933M
    ISBN 101558624155
    ISBN 109781558624153
    OCLC/WorldCa149077479

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St. James offers an A-to-Z compendium of major fantasy writers. Each entry consists of a brief biography, a complete list of published works, a signed critical essay, and comments from some living authors on their work.

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Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders. Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address. Also included are three indices (name, nationality, title) and a reading list of nonfiction writing about horror, ghost, and gothic literature.

The editors intend this as a companion volume to the St. James Guide to Fantasy Writers. --Fiona WebsterPrice: $   St. James guide to fantasy writers by Pringle, David. Publication date Topics Fantasy literature, Fantasy literature Publisher Includes bibliographical references and indexes Notes.

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James guide to fantasy writers. [David Pringle; Thomson Gale (Firm);] -- Concise discussions of the lives and principal works of writers of various forms of fantasy, including heroic fantasy, sword and sorcery, humorous fantasy, adult.

As a companion volume to St. James Guide to Fantasy Writers, this volume concentrates "on those types of fiction which may be labelled as horror novels, dark fantasies, ghost stories.

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James Press, - Literary Criticism - pages 0 Reviews This reference guide concentrates on living, English-language writers of science fiction, although precursors such as Mary Shelley are also included. Critical studies of Chambers's horror and fantasy work include Lee Weinstein's essay in Supernatural Fiction Writers, Brian Stableford's essay in the St.

James Guide to Horror, Ghost and Gothic Writers and a chapter in S.T. Joshi 's book The Evolution of the Weird Tale ().

James Guide to Science Fiction Writers, Volume 1 Contemporary writers series Literature resource center St. James guide to science fiction writers St. James guide to writers series Twentieth-century writers series: Author: Jay P. Pederson: Editor: Jay P.

Pederson: Edition: 4, illustrated, revised: Publisher: St. James Press, Original from. Show synopsis A reference guide to writers of various forms of fantasy: heroic fantasy, sword and sorcery, humorous fantasy, adult fairy tales and fables, and those children's fantasies still popular with adults.

Each entry includes biographical notes, a full list of publications and a word critical essay. Read Book St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost Gothic Writers Edition 1. (St. James Guide to Writers.

"Conceived as the first of a two-volume set, the second to be entitled the St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost, and Gothic Writers," this volume concentrates on "'pure' fantasy: tales of magic, heroic fantasy, sword and sorcery, humorous fantasy, adult fairy tales, animal fantasy, timeslip romances, Arabian-Nights tales and chinoiserie, fantastic allegories, and fabulations."--Editor's.

James Guide to Science Fiction Writers(formerly known as Twentieth Century Science Fiction Writers) is the best reference work on contemporary SF authors.

Published by Gale Research (the same publisher that produces Contemporary Authorsand Something About the Author, which profiled. Buy St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost & Gothic Writers by St James Press, David Pringle (Editor) online at Alibris.

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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This exciting new guide to histori /5(2). Top Authors Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Mystery and Thriller Romance General fiction Young Adult and Children's fiction All genres Search for Author Book Series.

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Pederson Twentieth-Century Crime and Mystery Writers (1st ed., ), edited by John M. Reilly. The fully revised 4th edition of "St. James Guide to Science Fiction Writers," formerly titled "wentieth-Century Science-Fiction Writers," presents more than 60 Inthe publication of Frankenstein marked the birth of the science-fiction genre.5/5(1).

Lud-in-the-Mist () is the third and final novel by British writer Hope continues the author's exploration of the themes of Life and Art, by a method already described in the preface of her first novel, Madeleine: One of Love's Jansenists (): "to turn from time to time upon the action the fantastic limelight of eternity, with a sudden effect of unreality and the hint of a.

Get this from a library! St. James guide to science fiction writers. [Jay P Pederson;] -- This book includes writers of fantasy, horror, and other forms of speculative fiction, as well as science fiction.

The entry for each writer consists of a biography, a complete list of published.Evangeline Walton (24 November – 11 March ) was the pen name of Evangeline Wilna Ensley, an American author of fantasy remains popular in North America and Europe because of her “ability to humanize historical and mythological subjects with eloquence, humor and compassion”.The Dark Is Rising is a series of five contemporary fantasy novels for older children and young adults that was written by the British author Susan Cooper and published to The Dark Is Rising, the second novel in the series, was published in The series is sometimes called The Dark Is Rising Sequence, which is the title of its UK omnibus edition (first ) and its .