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C M Kornbluth

(Cyril M Kornbluth)
USA (1923 - 1958)

aka Cecil Corwin, Kenneth Falconer, S D Gottesman, Cyril Judd

C.M. Kornbluth was the bureau chief of a Chicago news agency until 1951 when he took up fiction writing full time. He established himself very quickly as a brilliant short story writer with works such as 'The Little Black Bag', 'The Marching Morons', 'The Cosmic Charge Account' and 'Two Dooms'.
Space Merchants (with Frederik Pohl)
1. The Space Merchants (1952)
Venus, Inc. (omnibus) (1984)
Gunner Cade (1952) (as by Cyril Judd)
Outpost Mars (1952) (as by Cyril Judd)
     aka Sin in Space
Takeoff (1952)
The Syndic (1953)
Search the Sky (1954) (with Frederik Pohl)
Gladiator-at-Law (1955) (with Frederik Pohl)
Not This August (1955)
     aka Christmas Eve
Presidential Year (1956) (with Frederik Pohl)
Wolfbane (1957) (with Frederik Pohl)

The Explorers (1954)
The Mindworm: And Other Stories (1955)
A Mile Beyond the Moon (1958)
The Marching Morons (1959)
The Wonder Effect (1962) (with Frederik Pohl)
Best Science Fiction Stories of C. M. Kornbluth (1968)
Thirteen o'Clock and Other Zero Hours (1970) (as by Cecil Corwin)
The Best of C. M. Kornbluth (1976)
Critical Mass (1977) (with Frederik Pohl)
Before the Universe (1980) (with Frederik Pohl)
Our Best: The Best of Frederik Pohl and C.M. Kornbluth (1987) (with Frederik Pohl)
His Share of Glory: The Complete Short Science Fiction of C M Kornbluth (1997)
The Cosmic Expense Account (2010)
Eight Worlds of C.M. Kornbluth (2010)
The Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Modern & Classic Tales by Masters (2011) (with John Gregory Betancourt, James Blish, Ben Bova, Randall Garrett, C L Moore and Robert Silverberg)
Science Fiction Gems, Volume Two (2011) (with James Blish, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Roger Dee, Philip K Dick, Philip José Farmer, Alan E Nourse, Rog Phillips, Robert Silverberg and Manly Wade Wellman)
Science Fiction Gems, Vol. Three: C. M. Kornbluth and others (2012) (with Manly Banister, Algis Budrys, Milton Lesser, Sam Merwin Jr, Stanley Mullen, Kris Neville, Peter Phillips, Clifford D Simak and William Tenn)
The Sixth Science Fiction Megapack (2013) (with Forrest J Ackerman, Neal Asher, Ray Bradbury, Reginald Bretnor, Adam-Troy Castro, Arthur C Clarke, John Cory, Samuel R Delany, Philip K Dick, A.A. Jackson IV, Jr., Nancy Kress, Henry Kuttner, Jay Lake, Frank Belknap Long, Alan E Nourse, Jerry Oltion, Pamela Sargent, Jerry Sohl, Mary A. Turzillo, Mary A Turzillo, Howard Waldrop, Harry Warner, Lawrence Watt-Evans, Ralph Williams, Murray F. Yaco and George Zebrowski)
Anthologies containing stories by C M Kornbluth
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 4th Series (1955)
Best SF 2 (1956)
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 6th Series (1957)
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 7th Series (1958)
A Treasury of Great Science Fiction, Volume 1 (1959)
Fifty Short Science Fiction Tales (1963)
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology (1965)
Spectrum 4 (1965)
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction (1968)
Robert Silverberg's Worlds of Wonder: Exploring the Craft of Science Fiction (1969)
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus (1973)
The Best Science Fiction of the Year 2 (1973)
Science Fiction : The Great Years (1974)
Modern Science Fiction (1974)
The Science Fiction Hall of Fame Volume 2A (1974)
The Best from Galaxy, Volume III (1975)
The Hugo Winners 1971-1975 (1977)
The Hugo Winners Volume 3, Part 2: 1973 (1977)
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 22nd Series (1977)
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories (1978)
Novella 3 (1978)
The End of Summer: Science Fiction of the Fifties (1979)
Science Fiction of the Fifties (1979)
A Century of Science Fiction 1950-1959 (1981)
The Giant Book of Horror Stories (1981)
The Road to Science Fiction 4: From Here to Forever (1982)
The Great SF Stories 13: 1951 (1985)
Mercenaries of Tomorrow (1985)
Rod Serling's Night Gallery Reader (1987)
Robots (1989)
The Great SF Stories 19: 1957 (1989)
Inside the Funhouse: 17 SF Stories About SF (1992)
The Ascent of Wonder (1994)
The Good Old Stuff (1995)
UFOs: The Greatest Stories (1997)
My Favorite Science Fiction Story (1999)
100 Hilarious Little Howlers (1999)
Aliens Among Us (2000)

Short stories
The Rocket of 1955 (1939) (as by Cecil Corwin)
King Cole of Pluto (1940)
The City in the Sofa (1941)
Dead Center (1941)
Dimension of Darkness (1941)
Fire-Power (1941)
Forgotten Tongue (1941)
Interference (1941)
Kazam Collects (1941) (as by S D Gottesman)
Mr Packer Goes to Hell (1941)
No Place to Go (1941)
Return from M-15 (1941)
The Reversible Revolutions (1941)
Sir Mallory's Magnitude (1941)
Thirteen O'Clock (1941) (as by Cecil Corwin)
What Sorghum Says (1941)
The Words of Guru (1941) (as by Kenneth Falconer)
The Core (1942)
Crisis! (1942)
The Golden Road (1942)
Masquerade (1942)
The Perfect Invasion (1942)
The Only Thing We Learn (1949)
Iteration (1950)
The Little Black Bag (1950)
The Mind Worm (1950)
The Mindworm [short story] (1950)
The Silly Season (1950)
Friend to Man (1951)
The Marching Morons [short story] (1951)
With These Hands (1951)
The Altar at Midnight (1952)
The Goodly Creatures (1952)
The Luckiest Man in Denv (1952)
Make Mine Mars (1952)
That Share of Glory (1952)
The Adventurer (1953)
Dominoes (1953)
Everybody Knows Joe (1953)
The Meddlers (1953)
The Remorseful (1953)
Time Bum (1953)
Gomez (1954)
I Never Ast No Favors (1954)
The Adventurers (1955)
The Cosmic Expense Account [short story] (1956)
     aka The Cosmic Charge Account
The Education of Tigress McCardle (1957)
The Last Man Left in the Bar (1957)
MS Found in a Chinese Fortune Cookie (1957)
The Slave (1957)
The Advent on Channel Twelve (1958)Hugo (nominee)
The Events Leading Down to the Tragedy (1958)
Passion Pills (1958)
Shark Ship (1958)
     aka Reap the Dark Tide
Hugo (nominee)
Theory of Rocketry (1958)Hugo (nominee)
Two Dooms (1958)
Virginia (1958)
The Quaker Cannon (1961) (with Frederik Pohl)
The Meeting (1972) (with Frederik Pohl)Hugo
The Gift of Garigolli (1974) (with Frederik Pohl)
Mute Inglorious Tam (1974) (with Frederik Pohl)

Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1959) : The Advent on Channel Twelve
Hugo Best Novellette nominee (1959) : Shark Ship
Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1959) : Theory of Rocketry
Hugo Best Short Story winner (1973) : The Meeting

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