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An R.A. Lafferty checklist (Drumm booklet)

Dan Knight

An R.A. Lafferty checklist (Drumm booklet)

by Dan Knight

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Published by Drumm Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliography,
  • Lafferty, R. A

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8412648M
    ISBN 100936055502
    ISBN 109780936055503

    Buy a cheap copy of The Devil Is Dead book by R.A. Lafferty. Free shipping over $ - page 3 of "The Annals of Klepsis". That is classic Lafferty, as, indeed, is the entire book. The man is hilarious. Beyond hilarious, uproarious. Not just in little chunks, but constantly from start to finish, every page delivers the laughs. Indeed, almost every paragraph. However, R. A. Lafferty was never about being funny.

    (The same book was later republished under the title Alaric: The Day the World Ended, presumably to make it sound enticingly like more Lafferty fiction; the reference to the world "ending" the day Rome definitively fell is indicative of Lafferty's attitude, that it was a catastrophe, a needless catastrophe, for civilization.)" 1. R. A. Lafferty (–) was a writer and retired newspaperman in Tulsa, has written many stories and several books, including Archipelago, The Devil Is Dead, Not to Mention Camels, and Ringing Changes.

    Download Audiobooks written by R. A. Lafferty to your device. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Your first book is Free with trial! Past Master is a science fiction novel by American writer R. A. Lafferty, first published in The novel follows the attempt of a future Utopian society in preventing its decline, by bringing Sir Thomas More to the year The novel was well received by critics, and was nominated for the Nebula Award and the Hugo Award. It is generally categorized .


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Raphael Aloysius Lafferty (November 7, – Ma ) was an American science fiction and fantasy writer known for his original use of language, metaphor, and narrative structure, as well as for his etymological wit. He also wrote a set of An R.A. Lafferty checklist book autobiographical novels, In a Green Tree; a history book, The Fall of Rome; and several novels of historical : Raphael Aloysius Lafferty, November 7.

Looking for books by R.A. Lafferty. See all books authored by R.A. Lafferty, including The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction, and The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror 4th Annual Collection, and more on Lafferty's short fiction has been available in various e-book configurations for some time, but for those of us who still believe a house without a well-ordered library of Actual Physical Books is basically a high-end bus shelter, the arrival of a hard-copy compilation of his best short works is an event to be celebrated with headgear hurled to the skies and riotous dancing to tabor and /5(17).

Come visit the Reefs of Earth, and experience the incomparable imagination of visionary author R.A. Lafferty, a writer Jo Walton called "very weird, very clever, and impossible to forget." Praise for R.A.

Lafferty R.A. Lafferty was a genius, an oddball, a madman. His stories are without precedent. —Neil Gaiman Bold, literary, and profoundly /5(12). This April, Gollancz issued The Best of R. Lafferty, a collection of 22 stories that span nearly the whole of the author’s career.

Neil Gaiman contributes an appreciative introduction to. Raphael Aloysius Lafferty, published under the name R.A. Lafferty, was an American science fiction and fantasy writer known for his original use of language, metaphor, and narrative structure, as well as for his etymological wit.

He also wrote a set of four autobiographical novels, a history book, and a number of novels that could be loosely /5(18). As an e-Book, More than Melchisedech was the last novel of ty to be published.

It is the third part of The Devil is Dead trilogy. It was not published as such: it appeared as three hardback novels entitled, respectively, ‘Tales of Chicago’, ‘Tales of Midnight’ and ‘Argo’. Lafferty knew the Latin, French, Spanish, Italian, German and Dutch language well, with a reading or speaking knowledge of Greek, Gaelic, Malay, Tagalog, Hebrew, Arabic and Slavic languages.

For a list of stories and novels written by R. Lafferty, see his Works and quotes. Quotes “Lafferty is our unheralded American Garcia Marquez ”. Sekenre: The Book of the Sorcerer by Darrell Schweitzer; Shadows & Light: Tales of Lost Kingdoms Edited by Alva J.

Roberts; Slightly Off Center by Neal Barrett; Slippery and Other Stories by R. Lafferty; The Small Assassin a.k.a. Dark Carnival by Ray Bradbury; Smoke and Mirrors by Neil Gaiman; Snake in His Bosom and Other Stories by R.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of R A Lafferty books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Raphael Aloysius Lafferty, published under the name R.A.

Lafferty, was an American science fiction and fantasy writer known for his original use of language, metaphor, and narrative structure, as well as for his etymological wit.

He also wrote a set of four autobiographical novels, a history book, and a number of novels that could be loosely /5(12). Feast of Laughter: An Appreciation of R.A. Lafferty: Fourth Edition (Cupertino, California: Ktistec Press, ) [anth: Feast of Laughter: pb/Ward Shipman] individual titles about the author.

Dan Knight. An R.A. Lafferty Checklist (Polk City, Iowa: Chris Drumm, ) [bibliography: chap: pb/nonpictorial] links. R A Lafferty; R A Lafferty (fan site).

Born in Neola, Iowa, and raised in Oklahoma, R. Lafferty () left the University of Tulsa after two years, working as an electrical engineer and occasional newspaperman. Publishing his first story in his mid-forties, he went on to write more than a dozen science fiction s: R. Lafferty () Raphael Aloysius Lafferty was an American science fiction and fantasy writer born in Neola, Iowa.

His first publication of genre interest was 'Day of the Glacier' with Science Fiction Stories in Januaryalthough he continued to work in the electrical business until retiring to write full-time in Raphael Aloysius Lafferty, published under the name R.A.

Lafferty, was an American science fiction and fantasy writer known for his original use of language, metaphor, and narrative structure, as well as for his etymological also wrote a set of four autobiographical novels, a history book, and a number of novels that could be loosely called historical fiction/5(10).

The Man Who Made Models by Lafferty, R.A. () Hardcover R.A. Lafferty. Hardcover. $ Only 2 left in stock - order soon. The Man with the Speckled Eyes (The Collected Short Fiction, Volume Four) R.A. Lafferty. Reviews: 7.

This book was Lafferty's fourth novel, released when the Iowa native was 55 (Lafferty was a latecomer to the sci-fi game, only releasing his first story at the age of 46, after decades of being an electrical engineer!), following the near-simultaneous release of 's "Past Master," "Reefs of Earth" and "Space Chantey."Reviews: 9.

The tone, however, is rollicking, with black (noir) humor, and much of the book would be at home on Futurama. Lafferty trumps himself by relating the story through the eyes of Thomas More, a stranger in this strange land. "Lafferty has the power to ignite fire behind your eyeballs," Roger Zelazny noted (or something like that).

Build-in Book Search. Search results for: ''ty'' Sodom and Gomorrah, Texas R. Lafferty Science Fiction & Fantasy / Historical FictionHe knew better.

But he did write a nice round hand, like a boy's hand. He knew Spanish, and enough English. For the sector that was assigned to him he would not need a map.

Collected her are six Fantastic science fiction stories by R. Lafferty, Stanley G. Weinbaum, Clifford D. Simak, Edgar Pangborn, Andre Norton, and Frank Herbert. Sodom and Gomorrah, Texas The place called Sodom was bad enough.

But right down the road was the other town-and that was even worse!. I've listed below 13 of R. A. Lafferty's SF novels, omitting non-SF works such as Okla Hannali and The Fall of Rome, and limiting the list to works which are currently available at reasonable prices, arbitrarily defined as books listed for sale at for under $ What I'm interested in is the order in which the books should be given to a neo who has not previously read any Lafferty.Buy a cheap copy of Okla Hannali book by R.A.

Lafferty. This curious and wonderful tall tale contributes to the apocalyptic revision of American history that began with Little Big Man and Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.

Free shipping over $The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction Volume 48 Number 3, March by Fritz Leiber, Manly Wade Wellman, R.A. Lafferty, Harry Harrison and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at