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Davidson, Avram

Overview
Works: 115 works in 276 publications in 2 languages and 4,917 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Miscellanea  Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Short stories, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3554.A924, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Avram Davidson
The Best from fantasy and science fiction ( )
in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vergil in Averno by Avram Davidson( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Avram Davidson treasury : a tribute collection by Avram Davidson( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects thirty-eight short stories by American author Avram Davidson, written over the course of more than thirty years, from the 1950s to the 1990s; with introductions by notable writers, including Ursula LeGuin, Alan Dean Foster, Harlan Ellison, and others
Adventures in unhistory : conjectures on the factual foundations of several ancient legends by Avram Davidson( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the foundations of fifteen legends involving the voyages of Sinbad, dragons, mermaids, the moon, and various other subjects
The best of Avram Davidson by Avram Davidson( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The other nineteenth century : a story collection by Avram Davidson( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new collection of long out-of-print short fiction by one of the premier fantasy authors of the twentieth century presents historical fantasy tales set against the backdrop of an alternative Mitteleuropa, Victorian England, and the American frontier
The Redward Edward papers by Avram Davidson( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The phoenix and the mirror by Avram Davidson( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by the legends of the Dark Ages, The Phoenix and the Mirror is the story of the mighty Vergil--not quite the Vergil of our history books (the poet who penned The Aeneid), but the Vergil conjured by by the medieval imagination: hero, alchemist, and sorcerer extroaordinaire
Peregrine: primus by Avram Davidson( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The first of two novels describing the adventures of Peregrine, bastard son of the pagan king of Sapodilla, which, as all men know, was adjacent to both Navarre and to Pannonia, and was the last remaining bastion of pagan orthodoxy in what that generation considered the encroaching sea of Christian heathenism"--Page 4 of cover
Strange seas and shores; a collection of short stories by Avram Davidson( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1981 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Best from fantasy and science fiction by A Davidson( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of short stories and readers' contributions to contests published in "Fantasy & Science Fiction."
Rork! by Avram Davidson( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rork! Rork! RORK! Ran Lomar wanted only to be left alone?to get away from it all. That's why he volunteered for duty on Pia 2, the most remote, isolated world in the Galazy. His assignment was simple. The problem on Pia 2 was redwing, a plant used throughout the Galaxy as a medical fixative. Redwing grew only on Pia 2 and lately, less and less was being harvested. Lomar's job was to find out why, and to do something about it. A simple job. Or so it seemed. Tan Carlo Harb, the Station Officer, tried to warn him. But Lomar had to find out for himself about the stra
Joyleg by Avram Davidson( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The investigations of Avram Davidson by Avram Davidson( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mutiny in space by Avram Davidson( Book )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marooned on an unknown planet, the Persephone's officers moved warily through the forest. They had escaped the mutineers, but they knew there was danger ahead ... only, what was it? These men would be pleased to conquer this world, but they find that the native society is ruled by women, who are armed and ready to fight and protect what is theirs
The Best from Fantasy and science fiction ( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of short stories and readers' contributions to contests published in "Fantasy & Science Fiction."
Masters of the maze by Avram Davidson( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between the worlds and across the eons runs the Maze?a pathway to all space and time. Its Masters know its secret and guard it?but now the monstrous Chulpex are using it to swarm across the galaxy and ravage Earth. Only one man, chosen by the Masters, can stop them. "Maybe his best sf novel."?Conlang.org Avram Davidson was a Hugo Award-winning novelist, short story writer, and essayist. With nineteen novels and hundreds of short stories and essays to his name, he won the World Fantasy Award three times. His science fiction and fantasy works are consi
Or all the seas with oysters by Avram Davidson( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1976 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rogue dragon by Avram Davidson( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jon-Joras came to Earth to oversee arrangements for a dragon hunt to amuse his king. The dragons, brought to Earth centuries earlier as pets of an alien race, were powerful but slow-witted--until now! Now, Jon-Joras finds himself caught in the middle of an uprising that could shake the powers of the galaxy
The island under the earth by Avram Davidson( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and Dutch and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earthy, hot-tempered Captain Stag followed a simple man's quest; Tabnath Lo the trader was driven by obsessions; the enigmatic augurs Castegor and Gortecas manuervered toward secret ends; and around them all the Sixlimbed Folk massed in hatred and plotted barbaric vengeance
 
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Alternative Names
ディヴィドスン, エイヴラム
デイヴィッドスン, アヴラム
Languages
English (120)
Dutch (2)
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