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Everett F. Bleiler (1920–2010)

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Everett F. Bleiler was born April 30, 1920 in Massachusetts. He received an anthropology degree from Harvard University in 1942 and a degree in the history of culture from the University of Chicago. He started working at Dover Publications in 1955, eventually becoming executive vice president in vis mere 1967, and left the company in 1977. After leaving Dover, he worked at Charles Scribner's Sons until 1986. He edited or co-edited numerous works including the annual Best Science Fiction Stories series, the Year's Best Science Fiction Novels series, and several anthologies. His nonfiction work includes The Checklist of Fantastic Literature, The Guide to Supernatural Fiction, Supernatural Fiction Writers: Fantasy and Horror, Science Fiction: The Early Years, and Science Fiction: The Gernsback Years. He received several awards including the 1978 World Fantasy Award (Special, Professional), the 1984 SFRA Pilgrim Award, the 1988 World Fantasy Life Achievement Award, the 1994 First Fandom Award, and the 2004 International Horror Guild Living Legend Award. He died on June 13, 2010 at the age of 90. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Værker af Everett F. Bleiler

Essential Japanese Grammar (1963) 197 eksemplarer
Five Victorian Ghost Novels (1971) — Redaktør; Introduktion — 141 eksemplarer
Three Victorian Detective Novels (1978) — Redaktør — 77 eksemplarer
Imagination Unlimited (1952) — Redaktør — 51 eksemplarer
Mother Goose's Melodies (1833) — Introduktion — 46 eksemplarer
Mother Goose in Hieroglyphicks (1849) — Efterskrift — 40 eksemplarer
Three Supernatural Novels of the Victorian Period (1975) — Redaktør — 37 eksemplarer
Frontiers in space (1955) — Redaktør — 35 eksemplarer
A Treasury of Victorian Detective Stories (1979) — Redaktør — 31 eksemplarer
Science-Fiction: The Early Years (1991) 30 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories: 1950 (1950) — Redaktør — 29 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories: 1949 (1949) — Redaktør — 27 eksemplarer
Eight Dime Novels (1974) — Redaktør — 26 eksemplarer
A Treasury of Victorian ghost stories (1981) — Redaktør — 23 eksemplarer
The Guide to Supernatural Fiction (1983) 22 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories: 1951 (1951) — Redaktør — 21 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories: 1952 (1953) — Redaktør — 14 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories: 1954 (1954) — Redaktør — 11 eksemplarer
Year's Best Science Fiction Novels: 1953 (1953) — Redaktør — 11 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories: 1953 (1953) — Redaktør — 11 eksemplarer
Year's Best Science Fiction Novels 1952 (1952) — Redaktør — 11 eksemplarer
Year's Best Science Fiction Novels: 1954 (1954) — Redaktør — 5 eksemplarer
Supernatural Fiction Writers: Fantasy and Horror: 001 (2003) — Redaktør — 4 eksemplarer
Men of Space and Time — Redaktør — 3 eksemplarer
Essential German Grammar (1961) 2 eksemplarer
Basic Japanese Grammar (1963) 1 eksemplar
Frontiers in space 1 eksemplar
Category Phoenix 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary (1904) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver809 eksemplarer
The King in Yellow and Other Horror Stories (1970) — Redaktør, nogle udgaver476 eksemplarer
Supernatural Horror in Literature (1927) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver474 eksemplarer
Atlantis: The Antediluvian World (1882) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver472 eksemplarer
Best Ghost Stories of Algernon Blackwood (1973) — Compiler and Introduction — 438 eksemplarer
The Best Tales of Hoffmann (1979) — Redaktør, nogle udgaver300 eksemplarer
The Old Man In The Corner (1908) — Redaktør — 228 eksemplarer
Wagner the Werewolf (1847) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver145 eksemplarer
Gods, Men and Ghosts (1972) — Redaktør — 142 eksemplarer
Curiosities of literature (1849) — Redaktør, nogle udgaver101 eksemplarer
Ghost Stories and Mysteries (1975) — Editor & introduction, nogle udgaver98 eksemplarer
The best supernatural tales of Arthur Conan Doyle (1979) — Introduktion — 97 eksemplarer
The Department of Dead Ends: 14 Detective Stories (1978) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver69 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction Stories (1977) — Redaktør, nogle udgaver65 eksemplarer
The Passenger from Scotland Yard (1881) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver59 eksemplarer
The Golem / The Man Who Was Born Again: Two German Supernatural Novels (1976) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver46 eksemplarer
Common Weeds Coloring Book (1976) — Introduktion — 45 eksemplarer
Marmaduke Multiply's merry method of making minor mathematicians (1971) — Efterskrift, nogle udgaver40 eksemplarer
Richmond: Scenes in the Life of a Bow Street Runner, Drawn Up from His Private Memoranda (1827) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver39 eksemplarer
Masters of Mystery: A Study of the Detective Story (1931) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver24 eksemplarer

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I really love this book. HOWEVER! There is one huge warning that is a major defect of this book: it only focuses on Japanese in the romanji writing system. In order to fully understand how Japanese works, you are highly advised to master katakana, hiragana and begin to learn at least the more important On and Kun yomi pronounciations of the most commonly used kanji.

If you take away the limitations of this book, it's still great. Did you know that Japanese doesn't have a future tense as such? You have to add a word like tomorrow, next week or a specific hour in order to imply something will happen later.

The book explains verb tenses, negative, a basic introduction to politeness degrees in pronouns, some idioms (many people complain the idioms used are sort of unfashionable but native speakers will understand you nonetheless), adverbs, adjectives and the two numerical counting systems.

I really love this book, it has helped me so much speaking to people during my two trips to Japan. It's such a shame they don't release an updated version in kindle because the book is really worth it. My copy is covered with coffee stains and the front cover is falling apart from overuse. One of the few books I read over and over again.
… (mere)
 
Markeret
chirikosan | 1 anden anmeldelse | Jul 24, 2023 |
Enjoyed the concept, but the use of multiple images to represent the same word, and of one image to represent multiple words, make it difficult to decipher the rhymes unless you already know them well.
 
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fernandie | Sep 15, 2022 |
Selected from The Best Science-Fiction Stories, 1951, 1952 and 1953Front cover detached.
 
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ME_Dictionary | Mar 19, 2020 |
I really love this book. HOWEVER! There is one huge warning that is a major defect of this book: it only focuses on Japanese in the romanji writing system. In order to fully understand how Japanese works, you are highly advised to master katakana, hiragana and begin to learn at least the more important On and Kun yomi pronounciations of the most commonly used kanji.

If you take away the limitations of this book, it's still great. Did you know that Japanese doesn't have a future tense as such? You have to add a word like tomorrow, next week or a specific hour in order to imply something will happen later.

The book explains verb tenses, negative, a basic introduction to politeness degrees in pronouns, some idioms (many people complain the idioms used are sort of unfashionable but native speakers will understand you nonetheless), adverbs, adjectives and the two numerical counting systems.

I really love this book, it has helped me so much speaking to people during my two trips to Japan. It's such a shame they don't release an updated version in kindle because the book is really worth it. My copy is covered with coffee stains and the front cover is falling apart from overuse. One of the few books I read over and over again.
… (mere)
 
Markeret
chirikosan | 1 anden anmeldelse | May 3, 2017 |

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Værker
39
Also by
23
Medlemmer
1,026
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#25,103
Vurdering
3.8
Anmeldelser
8
ISBN
35
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