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GOLDEN AGE SCI-FI MSS.

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Golden Age Sci-Fi Mss.

I. Writings.

Divided into two subseries: Stories; and Novellas. Stories arranged alphabetically by title of publication, then title of story. Novellas arranged alphabetically by title of each novella.

Stories
Box 1
Beyond
  • "Age Cannot Wither," by Cleve Cartmill, Jan. 1955
  • "Dragon Lady," by Evelyn E. Smith, Jan. 1955
  • "It's Colder Inside," by E. B. Battles, Jan. 1955
  • "The Paynim's Flute," by Ralph Spencer, Jan. 1955
  • "Sizzlestick," by Sam Merwin, Jr., Jan. 1955
  • "Stream of Consciousness," by Roy Hutchins, Jan. 1955
  • "They," by D. V. Gilder, Jan. 1955
Fantasy and Science Fiction (F&SF)
  • "I've Got A Little List," by Randall Garrett, Nov. 1955
  • "The Lysenko Maze," by David Grinnell, July 1954
  • "Playground," by William Morrison, July 1955
  • "Sriberdegibit," by Anthony Boucher, undated
Galaxy Monthly
  • "The Amateurs," by Alan Cogan, July 1955
  • "Big Stupe," by Charles V. De Vet, March 1955
  • "Country Estate," by Daniel F. Galouye, August 1955
  • "Deadhead," by Robert Sheckley, July 1955
  • "Don't Shoot," by Robin Brown, April 1955
  • "For Your Information," by Willy Ley, Aug. 1955
  • "Galaxy's Five Star Shelf," by Groff Conklin, July 1955
  • "Inside Story," by Richard Wilson, June 1955
  • "Man's Best Friend," by Evelyn E. Smith, April 1955
  • "Mr. President," by Stephen Arr, Nov. 1953
  • "One Way," by Miriam Allen DeFord, March 1955
  • "Origins of Galactic Advice," by Edward Wellen, April 1955
  • "Princess and the Physicist," by Evelyn E. Smith, April 1955
  • "Spoken For," by William Morrison, July 1955
IF
  • "Watershed," by James Blish, May 1955
  • "Your Time is Up," by Walt Sheldon, June 1955
Other Worlds
  • "The Dog Who Wanted To Go Home," by Rick Sargent, September, 1955
  • "Man In the Moons," by Eando Binder, September, 1955
  • "Politician," by Stanley I. Rowson, September, 1955
  • "Proof-Load," by George Damler, September, 1955
Unknown Publications
  • "Everything You Were Afraid to Know About/ Pournelle," by Robert Bloch, undated
  • "Fantastic Adventures with Amazing," by Robert Bloch, undated
  • "Ghost Lecturer," by Ian Watson, undated
  • "A Kiss For Uranus," by Elron Stuttered, undated
  • "The Laughing War," by David H. Keller, M.D., undated
  • "The Special Effectiveness of George Pal," by Robert Bloch, undated
  • "Songs of Gurre," by J. P. Jacobsen, translated from the Danish by Poul Anderson, undated
  • "The Turkish Barber," unidentified author, undated
  • "Why Artists Go But Grey," unidentified author, undated
Novellas
  • Michaelmas, by Algis Budrys, undated, (pp. 1-150)
  • Michaelmas, by Algis Budrys, undated, (pp. 151-246)
  • Purple Chaos, by Frederick Van Cortlandt and William Crawford, ca. 1935
  • The 7 Shapes of Solomon Bean, by Edward W. Ludwig, 1983
  • The Shoemaker of Lan, by TP Caravan, 1955
  • Skyfall, by Harry Harrison, undated, (pp.1-145)
  • Skyfall, by Harry Harrison, undated, (pp.146-288)
  • Skyfall, by Harry Harrison, undated, (pp.289-431)
  • Spawn, by Robert Bloch, undated, (pp. 1-116)
  • Spawn, by Robert Bloch, undated, (pp. 117-222)
  • Spawn, by Robert Bloch, undated, (pp. 223-357)
  • Wheelworld, by Harry Harrison, undated, (pp. 1-99)
  • Wheelworld, by Harry Harrison, undated, (pp. 1-177)

II. Transcripts-Radio.

  • "Inside Earth," by Poul Anderson (misspelled "Paul"), 1953
  • "Syndrome Johnny," by Charles Dye, 1953

III. Correspondence.

  • Harrison, Harry to Mitchison, Naomi, 1968-1974
  • Mitchison, Naomi to Harrison, Harry, including a few responses from Harry Harrison and Violet Williams, 1968-1974
  • Smith, Claire M. to Harrison, Harry, 1969

IV. Miscellaneous.

Box 2 (Oversize)

Bibliography, science fiction authors, galley proofs

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