the unknown

the unknown

Donald R. Bensen / Aug 07, 2020
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  • Title: the unknown
  • Author: Donald R. Bensen
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  • Page: 252
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      • Donald R. Bensen

        Donald Roynald Bensen October 3, 1927 October 19, 1997 , also known as Don Bensen and sometimes listed as D.R Bensen, was an American editor and science fiction writer Editorally he is best known for editing works of P G Wodehouse and his involvement in their re issue in paperback in the United States Authorially, he is best known for his 1978 alternative history novel, And Having Writ , published first by Bobbs Merrill.Bensen s literary career began as a literary agent at Scott Meredith He was appointed editor of Pyramid Publications in 1957, and was eventually, if not immediately, editor in chief there Later he was a senior editor for Ballantine Books and afterwards the Berkely Publishing Corporation of New York In 1983 he joined Keats Publishing, where he also became editor in chief.As a writer, Bensen was the author of And Having Writ , the Tracker western novels, and a number of other books He was associated with the Mystery Writers of America and the Trap Door Spiders on whose fictional equivalent, the Black Widowers, he published a poem of the same name in 1977.He died at the age of 70 at his home in Croton on Hudson, New York in 1997.


    1. This one contains eleven stories from John W Campbell s UNKNOWN later known as UNKNOWN WORLDS magazine, and appeared there from 1939 1941 It also includes some wonderful Edd Cartier illustrations Some of the titles are renowned classics, such as Kuttner s The Misguided Halo, Sturgeon s Yesterday Was Monday, and Boucher s Snulbug, but there are also some good works from less remembered authors such as Nelson S Bond and Manly Wade Wellman I believe that the fantasies from UNKNOWN tend to hold up b [...]

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