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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'.
 
Series
Space Merchants (with Frederik Pohl)
1. The Space Merchants (1952)
Venus, Inc. (omnibus) (1984)
The Space MerchantsVenus, Inc.
 
Novels
Gunner Cade (1952) (with Cyril Judd (C M Kornbluth))
Outpost Mars (1952) (with Cyril Judd (C M Kornbluth))
     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)
Gunner CadeOutpost MarsTakeoffThe Syndic
Search the SkyGladiator-at-LawNot This AugustPresidential Year
Wolfbane
 
Omnibus
Pollution!Spaced Out
 
Collections
The ExplorersThe Mindworm: And Other StoriesA Mile Beyond the MoonThe Marching Morons
The Wonder EffectBest Science Fiction Stories of C. M. KornbluthThirteen o'Clock and Other Zero HoursThe Best of C. M. Kornbluth
Critical MassBefore the UniverseOur Best: The Best of Frederik Pohl and C.M. KornbluthHis Share of Glory: The Complete Short Science Fiction of C M Kornbluth
The Cosmic Expense AccountEight Worlds of C.M. KornbluthScience Fiction Gems, Volume TwoThe Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Modern & Classic Tales by Masters
Science Fiction Gems, Vol. Three: C. M. Kornbluth and others
 
Novellas
Sea Change
 
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)
Science Fiction Hall of Fame Volume 2A (1973)
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 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)
Mercenaries of Tomorrow (1985)
The Great SF Stories 13: 1951 (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)
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 4th SeriesBest SF 2The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 6th SeriesThe Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 7th Series
A Treasury of Great Science Fiction, Volume 1Fifty Short Science Fiction TalesThe Boris Karloff Horror AnthologySpectrum 4
One Hundred Years of Science FictionRobert Silverberg's Worlds of Wonder: Exploring the Craft of Science FictionScience Fiction Hall of Fame Volume 2AThe Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus
The Best Science Fiction of the Year 2Science Fiction : The Great YearsModern Science FictionThe Best from Galaxy, Volume III
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 22nd Series100 Great Science Fiction Short Short StoriesNovella 3The End of Summer: Science Fiction of the Fifties
Science Fiction of the FiftiesA Century of Science Fiction 1950-1959The Giant Book of Horror StoriesThe Road to Science Fiction 4: From Here to Forever
Mercenaries of TomorrowThe Great SF Stories 13: 1951Rod Serling's Night Gallery ReaderRobots
The Great SF Stories 19: 1957Inside the Funhouse: 17 SF Stories About SFThe Ascent of WonderThe Good Old Stuff
UFOs: The Greatest StoriesMy Favorite Science Fiction Story100 Hilarious Little HowlersAliens Among Us
 
Short stories
The Rocket of 1955 (1939) (with Cecil Corwin (C M Kornbluth))
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) (with S D Gottesman (C M Kornbluth))
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) (with Cecil Corwin (C M Kornbluth))
What Sorghum Says (1941)
The Words of Guru (1941) (with Kenneth Falconer (C M Kornbluth))
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)


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


Links to other websites
The Cyril M. Kornbluth Page



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