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Del Rey, Lester 1915-1993

Overview
Works: 194 works in 615 publications in 10 languages and 12,386 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Illustrated works  Short stories  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS648.S3, 813.0876
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Most widely held works by Lester Del Rey
The world of science fiction, 1926-1976 : the history of a subculture by Lester Del Rey( Book )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best science fiction stories of the year( )

in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time : a treasury of modern fairy tales( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of original fairy tales by ten science fiction and fantasy writers, including Isaac Asimov, Lester del Ray, and Anne McCaffrey
Best science fiction stories of the year by Lester Del Rey( Book )

36 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of fifteen stories covers a diverse range of topics including time travel, futuristic war between aliens and man, and not-so-pleasant results of genetic enhancement. Some of the world's most eminent science fiction writers have contributed to this collection
Early Del Rey by Lester Del Rey( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moon of mutiny by Lester Del Rey( Book )

13 editions published between 1961 and 1982 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charged with insubordination, refusing to follow orders, and endangering the lives of others, a rebellious cadet is dismissed from the Goddard Space Academy and seeks to join the moon colony
The runaway robot by Lester Del Rey( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rex, Paul Simpson's devoted robot, gives a first-person account of interplanetary adventures. When Paul's family is recalled to Earth, Rex has to be sold ... unless he can stow away on the spaceship Terrabella
Pstalemate by Lester Del Rey( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is horrified to learn that he is "a natural telepath, a clairvoyant, and a master of precognition of astonishing powers" and finds help from an unexpected and wholly alien source to avoid insanity and the inevitable fate of the adult telepath
Outpost of Jupiter by Lester Del Rey( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While he and his father are living on the distant planetoid, Ganymede, a young boy makes contact with aliens from Jupiter
The Fantastic Universe omnibus( Book )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tunnel through time by Lester Del Rey( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and Persian and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a paleontologist using a time machine to go back to the Mesozoic era fails to return, his son and the son of the machine's inventor follow him into the past
Fantastic science-fiction art, 1926-1954 by Lester Del Rey( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omslag til science-fiction litteratur fra Frank R. Paul til Frank Kelly Freas
Step to the stars, a science fiction novel by Lester Del Rey( Book )

15 editions published between 1954 and 1972 in English and French and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Stanley, young engineer, is challenged by his assignment to a government space station's construction, which must be completed by a specified time. Clashes with the elements and human obstreperousness supply suspense to this story
Marooned on Mars by Lester Del Rey( Book )

27 editions published between 1950 and 1989 in 6 languages and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction adventure novel
The best of C.L. Moore by C. L Moore( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C.L. Moore broke new ground as one of the first female authors of science fiction, and was an undisputed pioneer of the genre. This stunning collection brings together her most imaginative and groundbreaking stories.With a special introduction by Lester Del Rey, one of the founders of the modern sci-fi/fantasy genre, this anthology includes C.L. Moore's best-known and most beloved tales, including:SHAMBLEAU, Moore's bizarre, imaginative, and wildly acclaimed debut, featuring space outlaw Northwest Smith and his meeting on Mars with a strange young lady whose turban hides a terrifying secret...BLACK GOD'S KISS, the debut of Jirel of Joiry, one of the classic heroes of sword and sorcery and fantasy's first true strong female protagonist. As cunning as she is fierce, Jirel descends into a nightmarish land beneath her castle to find the instruments of her revenge...THE BRIGHT ILLUSION, one man's journey to a mind-bending, terrifying planet of blinding colors and impossible angles, filled with unutterable horrors and strange temptations...Filled with ten stories that evoke the enduring spirit of sci-fi and fantasy's early days, THE BEST OF C.L. MOORE is a treasure that belongs on the shelf of any reader of speculative fiction
Rockets through space; the story of man's preparations to explore the universe by Lester Del Rey( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attack from Atlantis by Lester Del Rey( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1953
The best of Lester del Rey by Lester Del Rey( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rocket from infinity by Lester Del Rey( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction tale set in the planetoid world of Juno. Grades 6-9
Nerves by Lester Del Rey( Book )

30 editions published between 1956 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accident releases radioactive chaos at a peacetime atomic plant
 
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The best of Lester del Rey
Alternative Names

controlled identityMcCann, Edson

controlled identitySt. John, Philip, 1915-1993

controlled identityVan Lhin, Erik, 1915-1993

controlled identityWright, Kenneth, 1915-1993

Álvarez del Rey, Ramón F.

Alvarez John 1915-1993

Del Ley, Lester

Delʹ Reĭ, Lester 1915-1993

DelRey, Lester 1915-1993

Deru Rii, Resutā 1915-1993

Dilray, Listir 1915-1993

Knapp, Leonard.

Knapp, Leonard, 1915-1993

Lester del Rey Amerikaans auteur

Lester del Rey autore di fantascienza, curatore editoriale e critico letterario statunitense

Lester del Rey US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller und Herausgeber

Lhin, Erik van 1915-1993

Rey, Lester del.

Rey, Lester del 1915-

Rey Lester del 1915-1993

St. John Philip 1915-1993

Van Lhin Erik 1915-1993

Wade John 1915-1993

Wright Kenneth 1915-1993

Альварец Д. 1915-1993

Генри М. 1915-1993

Джеймс Ф. 1915-1993

Лестер дель Рей

Лин Э. ван 1915-1993

Маккен Э. 1915-1993

Рей Л. дель 1915-1993

Саттерфилд Ч. 1915-1993

לסטר דל ריי

راي، ليستر ديل، 1915-1993

لستر دل ری

ليستر ديل راي، 1915-1993

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