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Matheson, Richard (Burton)

MATHESON, Richard (Burton)

MATHESON, Richard (Burton). Also writes as Logan Swanson. American, b. 1926. Genres: Novellas/Short stories, Mystery/Crime/Suspense, Romance/ Historical, Science fiction/Fantasy, Westerns/Adventure. Career: Freelance writer, especially of screenplays and TV plays. Publications: Someone Is Bleeding, 1953; Fury on Sunday, 1954; I Am Legend (SF novel), 1954; Born of Man and Woman (short stories), 1954, as Third from the Sun, 1955; The Shrinking Man (SF novel), 1956; The Shores of Space (short stories), 1957; A Stir of Echoes, 1958; Ride the Nightmare, 1959; The Beardless Warriors, 1960; Shock! (short stories), 1961; Shock II! (short stories), 1964; Shock III! (short stories), 1966; Shock Waves (short stories), 1970; Hell House, 1971; Bid Time Return, 1975; What Dreams May Come, 1978; Shock 4 (short stories), 1980; Earthbound, 1989; The Collected Stories of Richard Matheson, 1990; Journal of the Gun Years, 1991; The Gun Fight, 1993; Seven Steps to Midnight, 1993; The Path, 1993; Shadow on the Sun, 1994; By the Gun, 1994; Hunted Past Reason, 2002; Abu & the Seven Marvels, 2002. Address: PO Box 81, Woodland Hills, CA 91365, U.S.A.

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