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Samuel R. Delany Jr. was born in Harlem, New York on April 1, 1942. He is a science fiction and short story writer. His first novel, The Jewels of Aptor, was published in 1962. He has written more than 20 novels and collections of short stories, memoirs, and critical essays. He has received numerous awards including the Nebula Award for best novel for Babel-17 in 1966 and The Einstein Intersection in 1967, the Nebula Award for best short story for Aye, and Gomorrah and Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones, the Hugo Award for best short story for Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones in 1970 and for his non-fiction book, The Motion of Light in Water, and the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement in Gay Literature in 1993. He is as a professor in the department of English at the University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. (Bowker Author Biography) Samuel R. Delany is a professor of English & Creative Writing at Temple University in Philadelphia. (Publisher Provided)
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Babel-17 2,274 copies, 70 reviews
Nova 1,949 copies, 38 reviews
The Einstein Intersection 1,431 copies, 33 reviews
Triton 1,193 copies, 19 reviews
Tales of Nevèrÿon 980 copies, 9 reviews
The Fall of the Towers 760 copies, 9 reviews
The Jewels of Aptor 618 copies, 11 reviews
Neveryóna 582 copies, 6 reviews
Babel-17/Empire Star 572 copies, 14 reviews
Driftglass 466 copies, 13 reviews
Flight from Nevèrÿon 417 copies, 3 reviews
The Bridge of Lost Desire 366 copies, 1 review
The Ballad of Beta-2 336 copies, 7 reviews
They Fly at Çiron 308 copies, 2 reviews
Hogg 241 copies, 8 reviews
Empire Star 217 copies, 3 reviews
Atlantis: Three Tales 207 copies, 2 reviews
The Mad Man 203 copies, 2 reviews
City of a Thousand Suns 193 copies, 1 review
Distant Stars 192 copies, 4 reviews
Dark Reflections 166 copies, 3 reviews
Out of the Dead City 163 copies, 2 reviews
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Nebula Winners Thirteen (Editor) 91 copies
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A,B,C: Three Short Novels 60 copies, 1 review
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1984 53 copies, 2 reviews
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We Who Are About To . . . (Introduction, some editions) 510 copies, 19 reviews
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Postmodern American Fiction: A Norton Anthology (Contributor) 258 copies, 1 review
Miracleman Book Four: The Golden Age (Introduction, some editions) 252 copies, 3 reviews
Masterpieces of Fantasy and Enchantment (Contributor) 242 copies, 4 reviews
A Reader's Guide to Science Fiction (Foreword) 233 copies, 7 reviews
Star Well (Introduction, some editions) 225 copies, 5 reviews
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Modern Classics of Science Fiction (Contributor) 191 copies, 2 reviews
Off Limits: Tales of Alien Sex (Contributor) 189 copies, 5 reviews
Modern Classic Short Novels of Science Fiction (Contributor) 187 copies, 2 reviews
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The Hugo Winners: Volume Two, Book 2 (1968-1970) (Contributor) 177 copies, 6 reviews
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In the Life: A Black Gay Anthology (Contributor) 122 copies
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Those Who Can: A Science Fiction Reader (Contributor) 117 copies, 1 review
SF12 (Contributor) 114 copies
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The Best of R. A. Lafferty (Contributor) 107 copies, 3 reviews
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Best SF: 1968 (Author) 83 copies, 1 review
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Clarion (Contributor) 54 copies, 1 review
Meltdown! (Richard Kasak Books) (Contributor) 49 copies, 1 review
Best African American Fiction (2009) (Contributor) 41 copies, 1 review
Nebula Awards Showcase 2015 (Contributor) 41 copies, 1 review
Ace Science Fiction Reader (Contributor) 40 copies, 2 reviews
A Day in the Life (Contributor) 40 copies, 1 review
In Dreams Awake (Contributor) 39 copies
Best SF Stories from New Worlds 7 (Contributor) 33 copies
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The WisCon Chronicles (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review
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Swords Against Darkness (Contributor) 19 copies, 1 review
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Everyone: Worlds Without Walls (Contributor) 4 copies, 2 reviews
Black Clock 1 (Contributor) 2 copies
Trilogy of the Future (Contributor) 2 copies
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