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Pringle, David

Overview
Works: 82 works in 283 publications in 3 languages and 7,229 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bio-bibliography  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Stories, plots, etc  Encyclopedias  Reference works  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN56.4, 823.087609
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Pringle
 
Most widely held works by David Pringle
Imaginary people : a who's who of modern fictional characters by David Pringle( Book )

37 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lists over 1,300 fictional characters, including animals, who have become famous over the last two and a half centuries
Science fiction : the 100 best novels : an English-language selection, 1949-1984 by David Pringle( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summaries and reviews of one hundred landmarks of science fiction writing, arranged inchronological order
St. James guide to fantasy writers( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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 note, p. vii
St. James guide to horror, ghost & gothic writers( Book )

10 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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, gothic novels, tales of terror, supernatural fictions, occult fantasies, black-magic stories, psychological thrillers, tales of unease, "grand-guignol" shockers, creepy stories, shudder-pulp fictions, "contes cruels," uncanny stories, macabre fictions and weird tales."--Editor's note, p. ix
The ultimate encyclopedia of fantasy : the definitive illustrated guide by David Pringle( Book )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy is massive with ever-growing legions of devoted fans. The Ultimate Encylopedia of Fantasy provides a lavishly illustrated and impressively comprehensive survey of the world of fantasy. It features the history of fantastical stories, the major authors of the genre, fantasy spectaculars at the movies and on TV, the full range of fantasy games and enduring fantasy worlds such as J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle Earth, Terry Pratchetts Discworld and C.S. Lewis Narnia. A treasure trove of facts, history and images for fantasy fans everywhere
Modern fantasy : the hundred best novels : an English-language selection, 1946-1987 by David Pringle( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The ultimate guide to science fiction by David Pringle( Book )

14 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010 by Damien Broderick( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by David Pringle's Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels, this volume supplements the earlier selection with the present authors' choices for the best English-language science fiction novels during the past quarter century. Employing a critical slant, the book provides a discussion of the novels and the writers in the context of popular literature. Each entry features a cover image of the novel, a plot synopsis, and a mini review
The ultimate guide to science fiction : an A-Z of science-fiction books by title by David Pringle( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interzone : the first anthology( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate encyclopedia of science fiction : the definitive illustrated guide by David Pringle( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With two hundred fifty color photographs and fifty black-and-white duotones, this up-to-date encyclopedia offers readers the very best from the millions of words, sounds, and images written, filmed, and recorded about the science fiction genre
Earth is the alien planet : J.G. Ballard's four-dimensional nightmare by David Pringle( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.G. Ballard : a primary and secondary bibliography by David Pringle( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J.G. Ballard, the first twenty years by J. G Ballard( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Interzone( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy : the definitive illustrated guide by David Pringle( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and Czech and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Types of fantasy - Fantasy in the cinema - Fantasy on television - Who's who of fantasy - A-Z of fantasy characters and entities - Fantasy games - Fantasy worlds - Fantasy magazines - Middle Earth - Narnia - Discworld - The wheel of time
Interzone : the 2nd anthology : new science fiction and fantasy writing( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program investigates the rapid evolution of science fiction through critical commentary and selected readings from H.G. Wells' The War of the Worlds and The Time Machine, Aldous Huxley's Brave New World, George Orwell's 1984, John Wyndham's The Day of the Triffids, J.G. Ballard's The Drowned World, Philip K. Dick's Blade Runner, Pat Cadigan's Tea from an Empty Cup, William Gibson's Neuromancer, and Jeff Noon's Pixel Juice
Deathwing( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interzone : the 2nd anthology( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Imaginary people : a who's who of modern fictional characters
Alternative Names
David Pringle Brits bewerker

David Pringle éditeur écossais de science-fiction et de fantasy

David Pringle Scottish science fiction editor

Дэвид Прингл

デイヴィッド・プリングル

プリングル, デイヴィッド

Languages
English (197)

Czech (3)

Japanese (2)

Covers
Science fiction : the 100 best novels : an English-language selection, 1949-1984St. James guide to fantasy writersSt. James guide to horror, ghost & gothic writersThe ultimate encyclopedia of fantasy : the definitive illustrated guideThe ultimate guide to science fiction : an A-Z of science-fiction books by titleThe ultimate encyclopedia of science fiction : the definitive illustrated guideThe best of InterzoneFantasy : the definitive illustrated guideDeathwing