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Brown, Fredric 1906-1972

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Works: 457 works in 1,153 publications in 4 languages and 8,217 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Bibliography  Film adaptations  Short stories, American  Science fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PS3503.R8135, 813.54
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The best of Fredric Brown by Fredric Brown( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 387 libraries worldwide
Paradox lost, and twelve other great science fiction stories by Fredric Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
13 Science Fiction stories. Paradox Lost, Puppet Show, The Last Train, It Didn't Happen, Knock, Obedience, Ten Percenter, Aelurophobe, Wine Kleine Nachtmusik, Nothing sirius, The New One, Double Standard, Something Green, all Science Fiction Stories
Martians, go home by Fredric Brown( Book )
41 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Luke Devereaux is a science fiction writer who has retreated to a cabin in the mountains for inspiration. Then the Martians appear. They look like the stereotypical little green men but they don't want to invade earth, they just want to annoy mankind. Having Kwimmed (teleported) from Mars they can't touch anything physically or be physically touched themselves but they can see in the dark and can see through walls and take great delight in revealing all our secrets and generally causing irritation
The fabulous clipjoint by Fredric Brown( Book )
19 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Vice and murder prowl Chicago, and one man hunts a killer through the glittering Gold Coast and seamy back alleys. Ed Hunter is eighteen, and he doesn't want to end up like his father, a linotype operator and a drunk. But when his father doesn't come home one night, Ed finds out how good he had it. 1948 Edgar Award winner, for Best First Novel
What mad universe by Fredric Brown( Book )
21 editions published between 1949 and 1987 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Pulp SF magazine editor Keith Winton was answering a letter from a teenage fan when the first moon rocket fell back to Earth and blew him away. But where to? Greenville, New York, looked the same, but Bems (Bug-Eyed Monsters) just like the ones on the cover of Startling Stories walked the streets without attracting undue comment. And when he brought out a half-dollar coin in a drugstore, the cops wanted to shoot him on sight as an Arcturian spy. Wait a minute. Seven-foot purple moon-monsters? Earth at war with Arcturus? General Dwight D. Eisenhower in command of Venus Sector? What mad universe was this? One thing was for sure: Keith Winton had to find out fast - or he'd be good and dead, in this universe or any other
Carnival of crime : the best mystery stories of Fredric Brown by Fredric Brown( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
The lights in the sky are stars by Fredric Brown( Book )
8 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Yes, I'm Max Andrews. I'm one of the guys who fought and bled and worked to get to Mars. I figure what I gave up in those early years gave me the right to pilot the next big jump. I've lied and stolen for that right. I'd have killed, too, but I didn't have to. Instead, I let a woman give her life so I could have my chance, my door to space. You think I'd stop at anything, now?
From these ashes : the complete short SF of Fredric Brown by Fredric Brown( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Short fiction originally published between 1941 and 1965
Angels and spaceships by Fredric Brown( Book )
11 editions published between 1954 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Crimes and misfortunes : the Anthony Boucher memorial anthology of mysteries by J. Francis McComas( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
Each writer has contributed not only what he thought was Anthony Boucher's favorite of his own stories, but has provided an introduction in which this particular story or his career is related to the famous critic
The Screaming Mimi by Fredric Brown( Book )
20 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 237 libraries worldwide
The deep end by Fredric Brown( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"The story starts with the death of a child at an amusement park. Immediately, the situation sparks the classic 'could it be an accident? Of course not...' and it isn't long before newspaperman Sam Evans begins to sense that something is wrong. But when he starts to link this death with other apparent accidents in the town, is his obsession taking him too far?" --back cover
And the gods laughed : a collection of science fiction and fantasy by Fredric Brown( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Rogue in space by Fredric Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1957 and 1978 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Space on my hands by Fredric Brown( Book )
12 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Night of the Jabberwock by Fredric Brown( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Doc Stoeger is the editor of the Carmel Clarion, Carmel City's weekly newspaper, put to bed on Thursday night and released on Friday. On this particular Thursday night, the paper is looking extremely void of news and Doc complains that he wishes something would happen on a Thursday night to give him a hot story. As well as being editor of the local paper, Doc is also an aficionado of the works of Lewis Carroll and enjoys nothing more than spouting verse in Smiley's bar when work is over. The Lewis Carroll references become very important to the storyline and are scattered liberally throughout the book
His name was Death by Fredric Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman. Roligt og velovervejet går en californisk bogtrykker i gang med at myrde alle, som ved en fejltagelse har fået fingre i de falske pengesedler, som skulle have reddet hans økonomi
Martians and madness : the complete SF novels of Fredric Brown by Fredric Brown( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Hunter and hunted : the Ed and Am Hunter novels by Fredric Brown( Book )
in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
The far cry by Fredric Brown( Book )
9 editions published between 1951 and 1991 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Kriminalroman
 
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Alternative Names
Brauns, F. 1906-1972
Brauns, F. (Fredriks), 1906-1972
Brown, Fred 1906-1972
Brown, Frederic
Brown, Frederic 1906-1972
Brown, Frederik.
Brown, Fredric
Brown, Fredric 1906-1972
Brown, Fredric W. 1906-1972
Brown, Fredric William 1906-1972
Браун, Фредрик 1906-1972
ブラウン, フレドリック
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